Dual-threat quarterback who played for North Illinois University from 2009-2013. He went to Mt. Carmel SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL, where he was a three-year varsity participant, and two-year beginner. During his graduation, he kept the NCAA quarterback record for some rushing back yards in a casino game and in a period. He was created and elevated in Chicago, Illinois. In 2013 he completed third in the Heisman voting, behind champion Jameis Winston.