Date of Award


Degree Type

Thesis (On-Campus Access Only)

Degree Name

Master of Science in Education (MSEd)

First Advisor

Victor L. Adams


Quarterbacking in American football has changed considerably since it's beginning in 1880. More and more the quarterback is becoming the core of the team; without strength in this position, a team is unable to function to its utmost. It is the author's opinion that it is important to know what traits to look for when selecting a Quarterback, especially when selecting coaches for their first job.