Quarterback who was selected first overall in the 2016 NFL Draft by the Los Angeles Rams. He first became known for his record-setting career with the University of California Golden Bears.
He played high school football for Marin Catholic High School and had a 39-4 career record. He then became the first true freshman to start at quarterback for Cal.
In 2015, he led the California Bears to an 8-5 record, their first winning season in four years. He held more than 20 school records by the end of his junior season, after which he declared for the NFL Draft.
His parents are Jeff and Nancy. His father played baseball as a catcher for seven years in the MLB.
He became teammates with running back Todd Gurley on the Rams.