Home Sports Redskin Tech Takeaways: Jeff Sims, Yellow Jackets open 2020 season in style SportsRedskin Tech Takeaways: Jeff Sims, Yellow Jackets open 2020 season in style September 13, 2020 5 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp During the preseason, Georgia Tech coach Geoff Collins didn’t answer questions about who would be his starting quarterback against Florida State in the season opener. Jeff Sims certainly had that answer Saturday. The true freshman from Florida made his Georgia Tech debut and helped lead the Yellow Jackets to a 16-13 win. Along the way, he came up with a couple of firsts: • He is the first true freshman quarterback for the program to win a season opener. • He was the first true freshman to start a season opener at quarterback for the program since Reggie Ball in 2003. Sims also showed just how much this program has changed in Collins’ second season, completing 24-of-35 passes for 277 yards, including 15 completions and 181 yards in the first half. Compare that with last year, when the Yellow Jackets averaged 133.9 yards passing. Sims’ first-half yardage Saturday topped 10 of Georgia Tech’s game totals from… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Tony Jones talks about the Jazz and the offseason [The Washington Times] – Fred Smith, FedEx CEO, brushes off 'Redskins' question at stockholder meeting Colts film review: DBs smother Vikings, Michael Pittman Jr. punishes defenders Q&A with Royals assistant GM J.J. Picollo on instructional league plans and more [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Washington Football Daily 9/22: Terry McLaurin Among Best Pass-Catchers In Franchise History Through 16 Games Breaking down the complicated possibility of Cole Caufield playing in Europe [YouTube: Washington Redskins Videos] – Behind The Scenes Week 2 Vs Cardinals [NFL: Washington Redskins] – CAMPBELL CAM: Week 2 vs. Cardinals [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – NFL Power Rankings 2020, Week 3: Washington’s loss to Arizona puts them in the bottom half of the league Submit your questions now for Harman Dayal’s Canucks mailbag [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Ron Rivera Preaches Patience As Washington's Young Roster Learns How To Win Live Q&A with Angels writer Fabian Ardaya LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.