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George Ferguson Column: Fans, when it comes to QB's, coaches know better than you

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Last updated 10/22/2021 at 7:45am

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Montana's Kris Brown runs for a touchdown during last Saturday's game in Missoula. The Grizzlies travel to Idaho Saturday night, while Montana State hosts Idaho State Saturday in Bozeman.

Armchair coaches beware. You’re not going to like this. But what happened to the Montana Grizzlies last Saturday in Missoula is a prime example of why you guys and gals are usually always wrong.

You see, there’s an old saying in football that goes a little something like: “the favorite quarterback is always the backup” and that little ditty doesn’t seem to be a rarity.

And it’s been true of a fraction of Griz Nation this season.

Even after Montana beat the University of Washington, and started its season 3-0, there were fans, and plenty of them, clamoring for sixth-year seni...

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