50 Virginia Football Thoughts Before Kickoff: Armstrong Provides Confidence At QB Beyond 2019

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Redshirt freshman quarterback Brennan Armstrong is prepared if called upon to play this season. Either way, he appears to be the Cavaliers’ quarterback of the future. ~ Photo by Kris Wright

Virginia football’s quarterback position was a giant question mark following the 2017 season. The good news following the Military Bowl was that the Hoos were welcoming two promising quarterbacks to the fold in January of 2018 – Brennan Armstrong, who enrolled after graduating from Shelby High School (OH), and Bryce Perkins, a transfer from Arizona Western College who began his collegiate career with Arizona State.

The dynamic Perkins won the job and excelled, establishing himself as one of the top dual-threat quarterbacks in the nation while helping the Cavaliers to an 8-5 record and a Belk Bowl championship. He is back for his final year of college eligibility, instilling confidence that the Hoos could be in store for another level of success in 2019.

Perkins may not have been the only home run head coach Bronco Mendenhall hit, though. Count me in on Armstrong’s bandwagon as well. The