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College football: Pittsburgh's Max Browne has season-ending shoulder surgery

Max Browne

Max Browne’s college football career is over. The Pittsburgh quarterback has undergone surgery on his right shoulder and is out for the rest of the season.

Browne was injured in the third quarter of a loss to Syracuse last weekend. A graduate transfer from USC, Browne had just one season of eligibility remaining.

Browne earned the starting job at Pittsburgh out of training camp but spent much of the first half of the season splitting time with Ben DiNucci. Browne completed 96 of 135 passes for 997 yards with five touchdowns and two passes intercepted in six games.

Browne signed with the Trojans as a five-star recruit in 2013 but struggled to live up to expectations. He...

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