Earlier this week, Ohio State quarterback Tate Martell’s name popped up in the transfer portal, suggesting the redshirt freshman quarterback is exploring a transfer.
It’s just the latest in a long line of quarterback news for the Buckeyes after former Georgia quarterback Justin Fields transferred to Ohio State and starting quarterback Dwayne Haskins announced his plans to leave for the NFL.
Martell wasn’t shy about Fields’ potential transfer to Ohio State and even warned him on Twitter: “Word of advice. Don’t swing and miss…especially not your second time,” he said it a deleted tweet.
Now, with his transfer pending, a photo of Martell’s Twitter bio is going viral.
He says he’s the “quarterback at…”
Tate Martell's twitter bio is … interesting pic.twitter.com/HrthrXJMDH
— Barrett Sallee (@BarrettSallee) January 11, 2019
It’s an interesting message from Martell, who seemed to welcome the challenge from Fields. That quickly changed once Fields actually stepped on campus in Columbus.
The transfer market has been active this season and Martell seems to be the next quarterback on the move.