UCLA coach Jim Mora fears that his starting quarterback could be heading down a bad path.
Appearing on The Rich Eisen Show Monday, Mora said that he had a conversation with Josh Rosen about heading down the path of Johnny Manziel following his round of golf at Trump National in which he wore a “F--- Trump” hat.
“I’ve asked him this — I’ve said, ‘Who do you want to be? Do you want to be Johnny Manziel or do you want to be Tom Brady?” Mora said. “And you need to make that decision right now and you need to start working in the direction that you want to work in. So, if you’re going to go out on Donald Trump’s golf course and wear a hat that says ‘F-- Trump,’ I said, ‘You’re heading towards Johnny Manziel.’ So, let’s head toward Peyton Manning. Let’s head towards Tom Brady. Let’s head towards Troy Aikman.’”
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Rosen wore the hat back in April, which caused quite the stir. We’ve edited the photo for language.
The rising sophomore is no stranger to mimi-dramas like this one; he was forced to remove a hot tub from his dorm room back in October.
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