Maryland quarterback O'Brien earns ACC rookie honors ... again
Maryland quarterback Danny O'Brien earned ACC rookie of the week honors after throwing four touchdown passes in the 62-14 romp over Wake Forest. This from the ACC release:
ROOKIE - Danny O'Brien, Maryland, QB, r-Fr., 6-3, 215, Kernersville, N.C. (East Forsyth) O'Brien had a tremendous day against Wake Forest, throwing a career-high four touchdown passes in Maryland's 62-14 win over the Demon Deacons. The redshirt freshman, who has seven touchdowns and no interceptions over the last two games, completed 13 of 20 passes for 168 yards with an efficiency rating of 201.56. In all five of his starts this season, O'Brien has connected with at least eight different receivers. His 4.33-to-1 TD to interception ratio is tops in the FBS among freshmen, as is his 1.80 interception percentage. Despite not starting the first three games of the season, his 13 TD passes are tied for second in the country among freshmen.
| November 1, 2010; 12:11 PM ET
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