Patrick White (American football)
Patrick White (born February 25, 1986), is a redshirted junior NCAA American football player for the West Virginia Mountaineers. He is currently the starting quarterback for the team. White, along with teammate Steve Slaton, are frontrunners for the 2007-2008 Heisman Trophy Race.
By Patrick White
- “He’s a great player and a great guy...He worked hard [for the record].”
- White saying of teammate and runningback Steve Slaton breaking the school's all-time rushing touchdown record
- "Football is a team sport. … Heisman … I'm more worried about championships."
- White on the Heisman Race.
About Patrick White
- Pat White is the best quarterback in college football...
- H.B. Blades, former Pittsburgh linebacker
- Dude is unbelievable. I mean, he can do it all. He's fast, he stronger than he looks and he can throw it. Yeah, I love watching him -- as long as he's not doing it to us.
- Philip Wheeler, former Georgia Tech linebacker
- "He's probably the fastest guy on the field at any time...And he's the quarterback."
- Greg Schiano, Rutgers head coach
- "I've heard from people that the first time you see Pat, you think you have an angle and you don't...He's such an explosive player that there are times when there's people around him and he either outruns the angle or makes somebody miss...Pat was able to do everything, and I've said this many times, I think Pat White is one of the best players in the country and he gets a chance to prove it every week."
- Rich Rodriguez, former West Virginia head coach