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steven montez got benched as cu’s quarterback. instead of pouting, he grew up. – the denver post

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steven montez got benched as cu’s quarterback. instead of pouting, he grew up. – the denver post

boulder — there’s no telling if colorado’s 44-28 dismantling of california will save this disappointing season for the buffaloes, and propel them to a bowl bid that was slip-sliding away. but this much i know is true: somewhere down the road, in five or maybe 10 years, quarterback steven montez will wrap mike macintyre in a big bear hug and thank the coach for benching him.“i kind of felt like i had a huge chip on my shoulder, and i needed to prove to everybody why i should be out there (on the field), and why i should be playing,” montez said saturday, after he threw for 347 yards to put a happy exclamation point on a tough week in which his starting job was placed in jeopardy.seven days earlier, montez looked as if somebody had left his cake out in the unrelenting rain of pullman, wash. during an embarrassing 28-0 loss to washington state, montez was as sad as a qb can get, completing only 4-of-13 passes in the opening half for 21 yards. and then he was told to take a seat on the cu bench.a visit to the doghouse was a shock to the system of montez.“i’m almost 100 percent sure that’s the first time steven has been benched in his entire career,” macintyre said, “because he has always been the best athlete on the field.”as the obvious heir apparent to sefo liufau, especially when montez often made football look easy whenever he entered the cu huddle during 2016, he had perhaps taken too much for granted. if the rise was real, then the fall was hard, as th...