Jerry Neuheisel played the game of his life last Saturday at AT&T Stadium, leading a dramatic 20-17 comeback win against Texas and being carried off the field by his teammates.
With the health of Brett Hundley’s left elbow still a bit unclear, UCLA’s backup quarterback could take the field again at Arizona State next Thursday.
So when he stood in front of reporters on Wednesday, this was one of the first questions he heard: Do you go into this week thinking ‘I’m going to be the guy’? Well, he said, that’s how he and all backup quarterbacks prepare week in and week out — and if they didn’t, they probably wouldn’t do very well as starters. Continue reading