â†µIt's safe to say you can file this under "Some People Just Will Not Learn." According to the Register-Guard, Oregon QB Jeremiah Masoli -- already serving a suspension for the upcoming season following a burglary -- was stopped by Springfield police on Monday. â†µ
â†µâ‡¥Suspended University of Oregon quarterback Jeremiah Masoli is again in trouble with the law after a Springfield police officer stopped his vehicle and cited him Monday night on charges of possessing less than one ounce of marijuana, driving with a suspended license and failure to stop at a driveway or a sidewalk. â†µâ†µ
â†µPreviously, we'd praised Oregon coach Chip Kelly for taking a firm stand with both Masoli and running back LaMichael James. But now we must revisit the question Brian Cook posed: What does it take for Chip Kelly to actually boot a starter? â†µâ†µ
â†µIf this was an isolated incident, it'd be a blip on the radar and we'd probably move along with a few sprints and a firm slap on the wrist. But Masoli is about to find himself in the "habitual line-stepper" category. Masoli has put his coach in the unfortunate situation where he has to weigh just how much he meant this quote: "Their [referring to James and Masoli in March] accountability for their actions is paramount and any tainting of the reputation of the University of Oregon and this football program will not be tolerated." â†µâ†µ
â†µKelly hasn't been one to go for all out zero-tolerance, but will anyone blame him if this is the final straw? â†µâ†µ
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