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Zach Mettenberger Had Gun Pulled On Him During Fight, According To Report

According to a report, former Georgia QB Zach Mettenberger had a gun pulled on him while pretty much minding his own business.

Jordan Jefferson's alleged role in a bar fight last week would appear to put former Georgia Bulldogs QB Zach Mettenberger in line for the LSU Tigers starting spot. That's not the way anybody wants to earn a starter's role, but assuming Jefferson is arrested -- and it sounds ever more likely that he will be -- it's an opportunity.

But, man, has it been a turbulent summer for LSU quarterbacks.

According to The Advocate, Mettenberger had a gun pointed at him while trying to break up a campus apartment parking lot fight on June 5. Teammate Sam Montgomery reportedly got into it with men named Robert Davis and Marcus Adams, who seem to have been looking for a little trouble, leading Montgomery or somebody else to provide said trouble.

According to the report, Montgomery and Davis began to scrap, leading Adams to draw a gun. Mettenberger spoke up in defense of his teammate, at which point the weapon reportedly turned his way.

To be clear: according to the story, Mettenberger did nothing wrong and only attempted to dial down hostilities. He's not under suspicion here. 

But geez, Baton Rouge.

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