The Parthenon

Birdsong’s journey to Marshall

Michael Birdsong practices in Joan C. Edwards Stadium.

Malcolm Walton, Sports Editor

September 2, 2015

After a change in the coaching staff and being told he did not fit the team’s new offensive scheme, Michael Birdsong left James Madison University last year after spending the first two years of his college career with the school. Despite throwing for nearly 3,000 yards and more than 20 touchdowns...