Born on December 10, 1996, in Ames, Iowa.
Grew up in Athens, Ohio.
Comes from a family with a strong athletic background.
Played for the Ohio State Buckeyes and later transferred to LSU.
Had a breakout season with LSU in 2019.
Set multiple records and won the prestigious Heisman Trophy.
In 2019, he set NCAA records for most touchdown passes in a season (60).
Achieved the highest passer rating in a single season.
Led LSU to an undefeated season in 2019.
Helped LSU win the College Football Playoff National Championship against Clemson.
Selected as the first overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft by the Cincinnati Bengals.
Showed immense potential as a quarterback in his rookie season.
During his rookie season, he suffered a serious knee injury, tearing his ACL and MCL.
Expected to make a full recovery and return to the field.