Caleb Williams Shows On Ride as Backup QB at Oklahoma

Caleb Williams Shows On Ride as Backup QB at Oklahoma

Williams accomplished his freshman season with 1,912 yards, 21 touchdowns and four interceptions.

Frail Oklahoma quarterback Caleb Williams took over the starting job from Spencer Rattler closing season, and hasty rose to reputation. Williams accomplished his freshman one year with 1,912 yards, 21 touchdowns and four interceptions in eight games performed.

In the course of an appearance on the Momentum podcast. Williams, recalled the scheme of going from the bench to QB1.

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“I indicate, I changed into once combating daily,” Williams talked about. “I in actuality love soccer. And so, it changed into once laborious to some days earn up, disappear to the 5 a.m. workouts, 6 a.m. workouts …. It changed into once very unpleasant. It changed into once unpleasant. I hated it, because it changed into once proper love, ‘I’m no longer even getting a shot precise now.’

“Nonetheless there changed into once no system I changed into once going to permit that to own an affect on what I continuously wished and promised myself when I changed into once youthful that I changed into once going to do away with going, do away with combating, do away with reaching my targets and dreams. Discontinuance ready.”

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“I kept going as a lot as coach (Riley) and issues love that and making an strive to chat over with him and making an strive to determine techniques to earn on the sphere,” Williams talked about. “And he urged me, ‘Preserve going.’ And I changed into once going to do away with going, but in that 2d, you hate to listen to it. ‘Clearly, coach.’ Nonetheless he changed into once announcing it because he wasn’t giving me any pointers because I changed into once doing a truly ethical, magnificent job.

“And I would possibly perchance’ve did better at some capabilities, but everyone can continuously invent better. Nonetheless I changed into once doing an ethical, magnificent job and it changed into once proper love, ‘Preserve going. Make sure that that I own the have faith that once you earn the shot, once it’s seemingly you’ll perchance additionally own gotten the chance, you disappear in and I assign you in, you don’t own to reach abet abet out.’ And that’s what I kept doing.”

Williams transferred to USC in February. He kicks off his sophomore season as a Trojan.

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