Irish Gaelic football player who began his decorated career with Tyrone in 1999. He won All-Ireland Senior Football titles with the team in 2003, 2005 and 2008.
He was a teacher at St. Mary's Primary School.
He is the recipient of many of Gaelic football's most prestigious awards. He is a three-time All-Star and was named All Stars Footballer of the Year in 2005.
He married Phenah McSorley in July 2009.
He and Peter Canavan have both won the Texaco Footballer of the Year Award.