A Note About the Allen QB Who Plays for Arkansas

As Deadspin noted earlier, Allen’s Casey Dick, now quarterbacking the Arkansas Razorbacks, can be a headline writer’s worst nightmare. Or best friend, depending on where that headline writer works. (Why? Because there’s a nation of people like me out there: bearded, handsome, and juvenile.) Not sure on which side this item from ESPN.com falls.


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17 responses to “A Note About the Allen QB Who Plays for Arkansas”

  1. Bethany says:

    I so want a C.Dick jersey. I do. Because I’m a third grader.

  2. InTheKnow says:

    He’s really good about taking advantage of the holes in the defense, so it will be interesting to see if he’s quick enough to sling it around.

  3. danny says:

    Well, at least his name is not “Tasty.”

  4. Real College Football Fan says:

    College Football Broadcasting gold: http://www.trojanwire.com/images/moore_goode_dick.jpg

  5. towski says:

    This guy has huge upside, but he’s a little too arrogant for my tastes. So arrogant, it comes across as cocky.

  6. J Paul says:

    In a previous season Casey Dick was injured and his back up (Robert Johnson) was scheduled to play. The headline read:

    Dick Out Johnson In

    True story.

  7. Tim Rogers says:

    If his offensive line doesn’t give him the protection he needs, I could see him taking some punishment and waking up after game day, feeling a bit stiff.

  8. Jerry Jones says:

    BTW, This has been highlighted in the media and on blogs since Casey became a starter at Arkansas.

  9. Richard Butkis says:

    Just add it to the List

  10. Bethany says:

    He has a brother on the team. Unfortunately, his name is not Aaron, Andrew, or Amos.

  11. Dirt Monkey says:

    I cut my journalism “teeth” at many local papers, the Allen American being one of them. Casey Dick, and later brother Nathan, provided us with many a laugh during headline writing. Unfortunately, they rarely got past the sports editor … although he laughed too.

  12. Zac Crain says:

    Guess what, JJ? In a year, I’ll forget this post and I’ll do it again. Try not to get crotchety.

  13. bc says:

    Quotes from the article taken out of context:

    “He’s showed a lot of poise when we’ve been behind”

    “Dick will have to wait a little longer for his first and only shot at the Longhorns.”

    Is someone fluffing during the interim?

  14. mm says:

    @Bethany: N Dick is almost as funny.

  15. Long Memory says:

    Let’s hope Arkansas will schedule Southern Cal sometime soon. Testing the Trojans, see?

  16. Bethany says:

    Just be glad he doesn’t play hockey, or we’d be hearing about Dick in the crease…

  17. mm says:

    No. Never want to play USC again, ever.