5 First-Year Starting QBs Who Could Win College Football's National Title

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5 First-Year Starting QBs Who Could Win College Football's National Title
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When predicting college football's national champion, experience at quarterback is usually one of the most important factors to consider. However, is it time to reconsider how important experience is under center? Four of the last six teams to play in the BCS National Championship game had a first-year starter at quarterback. Alabama's Greg McElroy took home the title in 2009, while Auburn's Cam Newton won the Heisman and national championship in 2011. Notre Dame's Everett Golson took the Fighting Irish to the BCS title game last season but lost to Alabama and quarterback AJ McCarron...

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