Journeyman quarterback who made his NFL debut in 2005 for the Chicago Bears.
He played college football at Purdue University, where he was a first-team All-Big Ten selection in 2004.
He began his career as a starter, but afterwards spent most of his career as a backup.
He was born in Altoona, Iowa. He married Bridget Orton in 2008 and he has a daughter named Olivia.
He got his first chance to start in the NFL due to an injury to Rex Grossman.