Brayden Tyler Quinn is a former American football quarterback. He was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the first round of the 2007 NFL Draft. Quinn also played for the Denver Broncos, Kansas City Chiefs, New York Jets and St. Louis Rams. He is a current college football and NFL analyst for CBS Sports HQ and game analyst for Fox Sports.
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Brayden Tyler Quinn is a former American football quarterback. He was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the first round of the 2007 NFL Draft. Quinn also played for the Denver Broncos, Kansas City Chiefs, New York Jets and St. Louis Rams. He is a current college football and NFL analyst for CBS Sports HQ and game analyst for Fox Sports. Quinn won 29 games as a starter at Notre Dame, tied with Ron Powlus and Tom Clements for the most in school history. He set 36 Fighting Irish records during his four seasons with the team. Quinn graduated from Notre Dame with dual degrees in political science and finance. Quinn was named to the 2005 AP All-America Team as a third-team quarterback and the 2006 SI. com All-American team as a second- team quarterback. In 2005, under Notre Dame’s new head coach Charlie Weis, Quinn excelled as a starting quarterback, averaging 110 more passing yards per game than he had as a sophomore while increasing his number of touchdown passes from 17 in 2004 to 32 in 2005. In 2006, Quinn won several awards, including the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award for the best college quarterback in the nation and the Maxwell Award for best college football player of the year. In 2007, Quinn was invited to the Sugar Bowl, where he was held to 148 touchdown passes, both to passing yards, and LSU held Notre Dame score to 41–14 through the first half of the game to defeat the Fighting Irish 41-14.
Quinn is married to former NFL and Ohio State linebacker A. J. Hawk, who is the wife of NHL defenseman Jack Johnson. He has a younger sister, Kelly Katherine Quinn, who was named an All-Conference player in baseball as a junior and lettered three times and was a part of the 2001 State Championship team. In the fall of 2002, Quinn received a scholarship from Notre Notre Dame and acted on a tip from fellow recruit Chinedum Ndukwe’s father. He also played in the U.S. Army All- American Bowl in San Antonio, Texas. In 2008, he was named the Columbus Dispatch and Ohio Capital Conference Offensive Player of the Year and was an all-State choice. In 2010, he won the Cingular Award for being the best quarterback in college football. In 2011, he received the AP Player of The Year award for the third time in his college career. In 2012, he earned the AP Award for his performance in the Fiesta Bowl victory over Ohio State in which he threw for 286 yards and rushed for 108 yards and six touchdowns. In 2013, he helped lead Coffman to the Division I state semi-finals and was named a All-State selection. In 2014, he played in a game against the University of Florida and was selected as a first-team All-Ohio State selection for the Ohio Valley Conference. In 2015, Quinn played in his first game of the season for the Cincinnati Bengals against the West Virginia Bengals.