Every week after asserting Brian Kelly as its new coach, LSU is poised to lose starting quarterback Max Johnson alongside along with his sibling, Jake, a treasured tight finish recruit.
Max Johnson introduced Tuesday that he plans to get in the switch portal.
A sophomore and the kid of former NFL quarterback Brad Johnson, he emerged since the groups starter late final yr and appeared in each sport this season. He threw 27 goals and 6 interceptions as LSU went 6-6 (3-5 SEC). He furthermore ran for one rating.
2 AssociatedJake Johnson, the No. 1-ranked tight surface within the Class of 2022, presented he was opening up his recruitment. When Ed Orgeron was nonetheless the groups coach, he at first dedicated to LSU in April.
Orgeron and LSU concurred in October– lower than 2 years after he led this system to an across the country championship– that he would step apart after the season.
Kelly, who signed a 10-year offer price $95 million plus rewards, was introduced as this systems 34th head coach last week.
Shortly after Orgeron consented to step down, former LSU quarterback Myles Brennan in addition got in the website.
With Brennan and Johnson gone, LSU has just one scholarship quarterback remaining: former four-star possibility Garrett Nussmeier, a genuine freshman who has appeared in 4 computer game this season.
If Nussmeier carries out within the Texas Bowl, he would lose the flexibility to redshirt this season, costing him a yr of eligibility.