PRO: Signed free agent contract with Riders in May, 2006…originally signed free agent contract with Baltimore Ravens in 2005.
2013: Started 16 regular season games…missed one start due to injury…was listed as backup for regular season finale…finished regular season with 325 completions on 531 attempts (61.2%) for 4,154 yards and 31 touchdowns…had 42 carries for 369 yards and one touchdown…started West Semi-Final and West Final totaling 43 completions on 53 attempts (81.1%) for 550 yards and five touchdowns…added 10 carries for 115 yards…started Grey Cup registering 17 completions on 24 attempts (70.8%) for 245 yards and three touchdowns…had seven carries for 26 yards…named West Division All-Star…named CFL Offensive Player of the Week in week 4 and week 20.
2012: Dressed in all 18 regular season games, starting 16 and backing-up two due to injury…finished the regular season with 313 completions on 486 attempts (64.4%) for 3,878 yards and 20 touchdowns…32 carries for 342 yards and one touchdown…started West Semi-Final at quarterback completing 24 of 37 passes (64.8%) for 435 yards and 4 touchdowns and rushed for 25 yards on 3 carries… was named CFL Offensive Player of the Week for week 1.
CAREER: Dressed in all 18 regular season games in 2011…started at quarterback in 15 games…dressed as a back-up in the others due to injury…finished the regular season completing 299 passes out of 489 pass attempts for 3,653 yards and 18 touchdowns… had 55 carries for 381 yards and two touchdowns…started all 18 regular season games, both playoff games and Grey Cup game at quarterback in 2010…finished regular season completing 391 of 644 passes for 5,542 yards and 25 touchdowns…had 80 carries for 618 rushing yards and seven touchdowns…completed 40 of 73 passes for 490 yards and five touchdowns in two playoff games…completed 18 of 31 passes for 215 yards and one touchdown in Grey Cup…was named CFL Offensive Player of the Week for week 1…was named CFL Offensive Player of the Month for September…was the Riders nominee for Most Outstanding Player…Started all 18 regular season games in 2009, the West Final and Grey Cup game at quarterback… finished the regular season completing 339 of 561 pass attempts for 4,438 yards and 24 touchdowns…also had 501 rushing yards and three touchdowns …completed 18 of 25 passes for 204 yards and three touchdowns in West Final… completed 18 of 25 passes for 201 yards and one touchdown in the Grey Cup…was named CFL West Division all-star quarterback…was the Riders nominee as Most Outstanding Player…was named the Wireless Age Most Popular Roughrider as voted on by the fans…dressed in 15 regular season games and West Semi-Final in 2008…started four games at quarterback…finished the regular season completing 77 of 129 passes for 1,122 yards and seven touchdowns…also had 27 rushes for 204 yards and a touchdown…Dressed in all 18 regular season games as third-string quarterback…also dressed in both playoff games and Grey Cup game…dressed in eight regular season games as backup quarterback in 2006…spent remainder of season on developmental roster…made CFL and Rider debut in week 10…completed one pass for 14 yards in week 10…also had one rush for 20 yards…attended training camp with Baltimore Ravens in 2005…spent time on Ravens practice roster, but was released during season.
COLLEGE: Spent four years at North Carolina…finished his college career with school records for career completion percentage (.605), career touchdowns (68), career passing yards (8,755), total career offence (9,630 yards), and career completions (701)…is the only player in UNC history to throw for more than 8,000 yards, and the only player in school history with more than 9,000 yards of total offence.
PERSONAL: Nicknamed ‘Doubles’…spent a portion of the off-season in the States training with his brother Justin who plays in the NFL…he also spent time back in Saskatchewan in the community taking part in charity events and speaking to schools…enjoys travelling, listening to music and playing X-Box.