Of course, Justin Fields was supposed to have slipped, because exposing yourself to harm the way he did Friday night would make you hurt a lot in the NFL, and more damaging than it was when Clemson LB James Skalsky slashed his head and nearly broke his ribs in half a quarter. The second is scrambling with The blow that earned Skalski a controversial aiming payoff.
There will come a time, again and again, and over the years, when Justin Fields will be reminded that when you are the face of the NFL franchise, when you play for pay, it is imperative that you drastically abstain from giving. It’s an old college effort, and appreciation is the best part of bravery, And you’d better restrain your competitive juices in larger and faster surroundings than bloodthirsty predators with bad intentions.
But this was the National Football League semi-final at College Football, and this was a gunslinger and gunslinger duel against the great Trevor Lawrence.
The NFL would nod and fully understand, Justin Fields would remember more of how he met the moment and stared at Lawrence and Led Ohio State destroyed the 49-28 Sugar Bowl from Clemson In New Orleans and history of a national championship with Nick Saban, Alabama.
All fields (22 versus 28, 385 yards) laughed at the pain and threw six touchdown passes. Bombs away. Precision, leadership and a desire to win at its best.
That doesn’t mean Justin Fields will give Jacksonville Jaguars a # 1 pick overall. There is no chance, by any means.
This means Justin Fields may have given Jets GM Joe Douglas a pause with second choice if he and Adam Gase’s successor decide they need a successor to Sam Darnold.
The kid sure looked like someone’s dream fields.
This successor will be either Fields or BYU’s Zach Wilson.
And what if Douglas and the next coach decide to build around Darnold?
Well, the cost of the second public selection went up for the desperate quarterback that Justin Fields would crave.
This was Justin Fields’ proving ground after a pair of secondary shows against Indiana (3 smarts) and Northwestern (2 smarts) which had some doubts about his ability to heal effectively.
This was a big and bright stage for Justin Fields to deceive Clemson coach Dabo Sweeney for disrespecting Buckeyes when he voted them number 11.
Sameh Sweeney and Defense Coordinator Brent Venables if they had flashbacks of Joe Burrow tearing them down (31 versus 49 for 463 yards, 5 TDs, 58 yards and one TD lunge) at the LSU National Championship 42-25 last January.
His right side had been shattered by the crown of Skalski’s helmet. He was on his back on Superdome grounds, and there he stayed for an agonizing minute.
There’s no escaping Justin Fields staying. Or get out.
Walked on the sidelines. scowl. He missed one play. When he got back, he instantly fired a TD 9 yard pass to WR Chris Olave. He was examined in the medical tent. He was not coming out. The first half finished 16-for-18 for 223 yards and 4 TD. No one was talking about the right thumb twisting against Northwestern.
There was an overturned interception in the End Zone in the early third quarter.
Not long after, Olaf’s TD 55 yards made it Ohio State 42, Clemson 21.
And then: a rainbow by Jameson Williams versus 45 yards TD that Ohio State made 49, Clemson 21.
Six TD passes.
Second career loss to Trevor Lawrence.
Second choice in play for Justin Fields.
Dream Fields. for someone.
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