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How did other new quarterbacks fare?
Mark Beech
September 13, 2004
LSU WASN'T the only notable team breaking in a signal-caller last weekend. A large number of teams bid farewell to high-profile passers in the off-season and placed their fortunes in the hands of untested quarterbacks--with mixed results. Here's how four of the most prominent replacements performed in their first week of action.
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September 13, 2004

How Did Other New Quarterbacks Fare?

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Sonny Cumbie

Texas Tech

In '03, B.J. Symons debuted by going 23 for 38 for 297 yards on his way to a record-setting year. Cumbie, a senior, outdid his predecessor, completing 40 of 66 passes for 470 yards and four TDs in a 27-13 win over SMU. Said Cumbie, "It was fun out there tonight."

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