Ex-Terps QB Danny O'Brien trying out for Falcons at rookie minicamp
By By Aaron Wilson
The Baltimore Sun|
May 15, 2014 | 1:28 PM
Well-traveled former Maryland quarterback Danny O'Brien has his foot in the door with the Atlanta Falcons.
O'Brien is among a list of 24 players invited to attend the Falcons' rookie minicamp on a tryout basis, the team announced.
O'Brien, who transferred from Wisconsin for his junior season after two seasons at Maryland that included being named the 2010 Atlantic Coast Conference Rookie of the Year, finished his career at Division II Catawba last season.
He completed 68 percent of his throws for 2,490 yards and 15 touchdowns with six interceptions at Catawba.
O'Brien left Wisconsin after playing in seven games, completing 52 of 86 passes for 523 yards, three touchdowns and one interception.