Picked up the new system well in the spring . . . Good knowledge and skills . . . Ready to battle for a starting role . . . Expected to challenge for playing time . . . Continues overall development as a quarterback . . . Played in seven games during the 2009 season . . . Threw for 122 yards and one touchdown on five-of-22 passing . . . Completed a 52-yard pass play . . . Redshirted in 2008 . . . Graduated from Rockford High School in 2008 . . . Helped team to three conference titles, two district crowns and a state title . . . Threw for 767 yards and 10 TD’s as a senior . . . Also ran for 486 yards on 90 carries and three scores . . . All-Area pick . . . Set a school record for most rushing yards in a game and season by a QB . . . Also competed in basketball and track while in high school . . . Participated in the student council . . . Coached by Ralph Munger . . . Enjoys sports, video games and lifting . . . His third cousin, Pete Banaszak, played in the NFL with the Oakland Raiders . . . Also had a grandfather who played at Central Michigan . . . FSU Letters: One . . . Birthdate: 7/29/90 . . . Major: Advertising.