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Everyone Is Making The Same Joke About Sam Darnold During The Cotton Bowl

Sam Darnold throwing a pass.

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 09: Sam Darnold #14 of the USC Trojans throws a pass during the first half against the Stanford Cardinal at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on September 9, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)

Sam Darnold isn't having his best game against Ohio State.

USC quarterback Sam Darnold is considered one of the top signal-callers in college football, and there are many who believe that he could be the No. 1 pick in this year's upcoming NFL Draft. But Friday night, he's struggling mightily against Ohio State.

Darnold, nearing halftime, is just 9-of-16 for 125 yards with an interception (that was returned for a touchdown) and a lost fumble. His team, in the process, trails the Buckeyes by a score of 24-0.

The Cleveland Browns, still winless at 0-15, have the No. 1 pick in next year's NFL Draft. Fans are joking that Darnold looks like he'll be the No. 1 pick - because he's looking like a Browns quarterback tonight.

Darnold is one of college football's most prolific passers, and there's no doubt that he's one of the most gifted signal-callers in the country. But he's turned the ball over 21 times this year, and that's a statistic that NFL coaches and GMs won't like seeing. He'll have a big decision on his hands in a few hours.