After watching Oregon State scrimmage for a couple of hours, several things stood out.
Luton Will Be The Man
I remain confident in my assessment post spring ball that Jake Luton will be the Beavers’ starter at quarterback. And should be.
The talk about Connor Blount and Jake Colletto, and the reps they are getting, are coachspeak and an exercise in figuring out which one would be the better choice in the event someone has to step in should something happen to Luton. Which is fine; odds are better than even that any given starting quarterback in the Pac-12 is going to have to have their backup play a (hopefully) meaningful play at some point.
Its not that Blount and Colletto don’t have some ability; they both have demonstrated that. The difference is Luton can make throws no one else in Corvallis can.