Brady Quinn, a Dublin Ohio native, won several prestigious awards during his college football career as a quarterback at Notre Dame University, including the 2006 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award. He began his professional football career with the Cleveland Browns, as the 22nd overall selection in the 2007 draft.
Brady Tyler Quinn, born October 27 1984, drew up in the Columbus Ohio suburb of Dublin, Ohio. He is one of three children.
High School Career:
Brady Quinn attended Dublin Coffman High School where he lettered in both football and baseball. As quarterback in 2002, he was named one of the top 100 prep players in the country. He was also named to the Division I All-State team that year.
Brady Quinn is an alumnus of Notre Dame University, where he earned degrees in finance and political science. Attending on a full football scholarship, Quinn shattered 36 ND records, was two-time team caption, and was the most prolific passer in the school's history. In 2006, he was awarded the Maxwell Award, the MSNBC MVP award, and the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award. He was also one of the three finalists for the 2006 Heisman Trophy.
Brady Quinn and the Cleveland Browns:
Brady Quinn was selected by the Cleveland Browns in the 1st round of the 2007 NFL Draft. He was the 22nd player selected. The choice was a popular one with Cleveland Browns fans. The 6'4", 232lb. Quinn backed up first string quarterback, Derek Anderson, eventually winning the starting position briefly. Quinn injured his foot at the end of the 2009 season and was traded to the Denver Broncos in March of 2010.
Brady Quinn's college stats (2003-2006) are as follows:
- Completed Passes: 900
- Attempted Passes: 1557
- Passing Yards: 11476
- Touchdowns: 95
- Interceptions: 39