Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

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Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by DROCKUS11 » Wed Feb 12, 2020 2:09 pm

Former 2017 QB Stephon Brown who was dismissed from the team in November 2018 by Scott Satterfield went to Indy CC (school that's featured on Last Chance U on Netflix) and became the #1 Juco Dual Threat QB recruit at 6'6, 225 pounds. He had several D1 offers and committed to TCU on February 3rd.



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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by t4pizza » Wed Feb 12, 2020 2:43 pm

I hope he learned his lesson (whatever that was because I never did get the specifics of why he was released) and makes the most of his opportunity at TCU.



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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by DROCKUS11 » Wed Feb 12, 2020 3:00 pm

From what it sounded like it was falling behind in classes and missing mandatory meetings, but this information was not from a 100% reliable source. I agree, glad he was able to move on and work hard for another opportunity. Hate we could not keep him around, but I have confidence in David Baldwin-Griffin or Navy Shuler to step up once the Zac Thomas era comes to an end.



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Unread post by Rick83 » Wed Feb 12, 2020 4:21 pm

Yep, wish nothing but the best for Stephon...we seem to be in a good place depth-wise at QB..



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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by VNova » Wed Feb 12, 2020 4:41 pm

Glad someone is succeeding in something they love doing!



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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by ericsaid » Wed Feb 12, 2020 4:54 pm

t4pizza wrote:
Wed Feb 12, 2020 2:43 pm
I hope he learned his lesson (whatever that was because I never did get the specifics of why he was released) and makes the most of his opportunity at TCU.
Satterfield hasn't had to dismiss many student-athletes during his time as coach; I'll take that as an indictment on the severity and continuity of whatever issues were occurring.



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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by Stonewall » Wed Feb 12, 2020 7:35 pm

I only saw him play one game ,the Shrine Bowl.He looked out to be of his league.The ECU QB recruit however looked like Roman Gabriel.



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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by wb247 » Thu Feb 13, 2020 1:44 am

Stonewall wrote:
Wed Feb 12, 2020 7:35 pm
The ECU QB recruit however looked like Roman Gabriel.
Wow... Throwing it back! I always thought he'd be a good answer to a bar trivia question with "Famous Romans" as the category and "Name the head coach of the Raleigh-Durham Skyhawks," as the question.



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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by bigdaddyg » Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:04 am

wb247 wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 1:44 am
Stonewall wrote:
Wed Feb 12, 2020 7:35 pm
The ECU QB recruit however looked like Roman Gabriel.
Wow... Throwing it back! I always thought he'd be a good answer to a bar trivia question with "Famous Romans" as the category and "Name the head coach of the Raleigh-Durham Skyhawks," as the question.
Is there any film on Roman Gabriel? :lol: :lol:



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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by Apple@chin1 » Thu Feb 13, 2020 8:30 am

bigdaddyg wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:04 am
wb247 wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 1:44 am
Stonewall wrote:
Wed Feb 12, 2020 7:35 pm
The ECU QB recruit however looked like Roman Gabriel.
Wow... Throwing it back! I always thought he'd be a good answer to a bar trivia question with "Famous Romans" as the category and "Name the head coach of the Raleigh-Durham Skyhawks," as the question.
Is there any film on Roman Gabriel? :lol: :lol:
It went down with the Titanic!



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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by TheMoody1 » Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:36 am

Apple@chin1 wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 8:30 am
bigdaddyg wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:04 am
wb247 wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 1:44 am
Stonewall wrote:
Wed Feb 12, 2020 7:35 pm
The ECU QB recruit however looked like Roman Gabriel.
Wow... Throwing it back! I always thought he'd be a good answer to a bar trivia question with "Famous Romans" as the category and "Name the head coach of the Raleigh-Durham Skyhawks," as the question.
Is there any film on Roman Gabriel? :lol: :lol:
It went down with the Titanic!
I saw Roman play in person, and I assure you the Titanic had been sunk for decades. ;)



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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by asu66 » Thu Feb 13, 2020 10:39 am

TheMoody1 wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:36 am
Apple@chin1 wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 8:30 am
bigdaddyg wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:04 am
wb247 wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 1:44 am
Stonewall wrote:
Wed Feb 12, 2020 7:35 pm
The ECU QB recruit however looked like Roman Gabriel.
Wow... Throwing it back! I always thought he'd be a good answer to a bar trivia question with "Famous Romans" as the category and "Name the head coach of the Raleigh-Durham Skyhawks," as the question.
Is there any film on Roman Gabriel? :lol: :lol:
It went down with the Titanic!
I saw Roman play in person, and I assure you the Titanic had been sunk for decades. ;)
Me, too! Once against Norm Snead's WFU Deacs at Bowman Gray Stadium in W-S and once against Snead as the Rams played the Redskins at RFK Stadium in D.C. They split...one "W" each.


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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by Stonewall » Thu Feb 13, 2020 3:48 pm

He was NFL MVP , All Pro and I believe the finest talent this state has produced.



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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by Cro-Magnon App » Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:55 am

Another pro player from the Wilmington area. That area has turned out some great ones. Roman Gabriel, Sonny Jergenson and of course, Johnny U, were my favorites.



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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by Rfox1949 » Fri Feb 14, 2020 12:09 pm

Roman now lives in Little River S.C. near North Myrtle Beach. I’ve seen him many times at the Lifequest Fitness facility there. He’s aged quite a bit, has some Parkinson’s but is enjoyable to talk to. Told me he made more $ performing in the movie Undefeated starring John Wayne (including residuals) than he made in total playing in the NFL



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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by WVAPPeer » Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:30 pm

Cro-Magnon App wrote:
Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:55 am
Another pro player from the Wilmington area. That area has turned out some great ones. Roman Gabriel, Sonny Jergenson and of course, Johnny U, were my favorites.
Wasn't Johnny U. from the Pittsburgh area?


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Unread post by WVAPPeer » Fri Feb 14, 2020 3:26 pm

Johnny U. is my wife's all-time favorite as well - always says about a side-line catch - "Not as good as Johnny U and Raymond Berry did it"


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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by MDaniels84 » Fri Feb 14, 2020 4:28 pm

bigdaddyg wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:04 am
wb247 wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 1:44 am
Stonewall wrote:
Wed Feb 12, 2020 7:35 pm
The ECU QB recruit however looked like Roman Gabriel.
Wow... Throwing it back! I always thought he'd be a good answer to a bar trivia question with "Famous Romans" as the category and "Name the head coach of the Raleigh-Durham Skyhawks," as the question.
Is there any film on Roman Gabriel? :lol: :lol:
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Re: Former App State QB Stephon Brown commits to TCU

Unread post by NewApp » Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:50 pm

WVAPPeer wrote:
Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:30 pm
Cro-Magnon App wrote:
Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:55 am
Another pro player from the Wilmington area. That area has turned out some great ones. Roman Gabriel, Sonny Jergenson and of course, Johnny U, were my favorites.
Wasn't Johnny U. from the Pittsburgh area?
WVAPPeer, Johnny Unitas was born in Pittsburg in 1933.


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