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Matt Millen’s Miami Mistake: ESPN Analyst Expects LSU QB To Start For The Hurricanes


University of Miami quarterback Jacory Harris and 11 other Hurricanes will miss at least one game as a result of their relationship with Miami booster and convicted felon Nevin Shapiro. With less than a week until the season starts, that creates a fix for new Hurricanes coach Al Golden. It figures, then, that ESPN would turn to Matt Millen — who will call Monday’s Miami-Maryland game alongside Sean McDonough — to inform us who will start at quarterback as Harris sits out his suspension.

Millen’s answer? Jarrett Lee. Lee, unfortunately, will be playing Saturday in an LSU uniform, as that is the school he attends, and if Millen expects Lee to suit up for Miami two days later he both has extraordinary faith in the LSU backup’s stamina and a serious misunderstanding of NCAA rules.

In reality, Millen just knows absolutely nothing about the team whose game he’s calling Monday, which should make for an especially-insightful broadcast. In his defense, Millen pledges to “get down there this week and try and get a handle on things.”

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  • Packer Fanatic

    This would explain his drafts for the Lions.

  • http://twitter.com/JJSanderz Jerimiah Sanders

    What is Joey Harrington unavailable?

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_TFBN4DPZX4WHNQ2Z6CN3EPQCK4 pam

    Remember when Desmond Howard got Texas and Texas A&M mixed up on the air? Said Texas was playing in the Holiday Bowl against Cal when it was A&M

  • Cane4Life

    What an embarrassment for the so-called world wide leader in sports.  Their “analysts” do not even know what’s going on.


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