Zach Calzada injured: Who is Texas A&M backup quarterback Blake Bost?
When Texas A&M quarterback Zach Calzada suffered a shoulder injury against Auburn, the Aggies turned to backup Blake Bost.
Texas A&M has had enough injury trouble at quarterback this year with Haynes King lost for the season with a leg injury. They just got hit again.
Against Auburn, Zach Calzada had to come out because of a shoulder issue after he lowered the boom on Auburn’s Smoke Monday.
Here’s the play when Calzada got hurt:
And here’s what it looked like when they tried to pop his shoulder back in:
Texas A&M backup quarterback: Zach Calzada replaced by Blake Bost
Blake Bost came in to replace Calzada. He was a preferred walk-on in the class of 2021.
The freshman has played three games this year but doesn’t have extensive experience and has yet to complete a pass.
Bost’s time under center was short-lived as Calzada emerged from the medical tent to return to the field. He rifled an 18-yard strike over the middle to Ainias Smith that suggests he’s not hurting at all. At least, not until the adrenaline wears off after the game.
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