"Sport Science" Compares Colt McCoy To Skeet Shooter (VIDEO)

03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated Aug 06, 2013

ESPN's "Sport Science" created a segment analyzing the accuracy of Texas Longhorns quarterback Colt McCoy, who won numerous awards this year, including the prestigious Maxwell Award. He also was a Heisman finalist and an All-American. In the segment, host John Brenkus compares passing a football to skeet shooting. Brenkus and the "Sport Science" team look at the difficulty of hitting a receiver downfield and see how it stacks up against the challenge of shooting a clay disk, and they find some surprising answers. McCoy and the Longhorns play for the BCS championship tonight against Alabama. Scroll down for video of the segment.


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