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Height:​​  6030

Weight:  210 lbs.

DOB:  October 27, 1995

Hometown:  Camp Hill, PA

Airport:  Harrisburg, PA  (MDT)
​​ Career Highlights  

2018 (Graduate): 
  • Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award Watch List
  • Manning Award Watch List
  • CFPA National Performer of the Year Watch List
  • Phil Steele Preseason All-Independent First Team

2017 (Junior): 
  • Phil Steele All-Independent First Team
  • Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Watch List
  • Started 10 of his 11 appearances at quarterback
  • Ranked among the nation's FBS leaders at quarterback in fewest interceptions (t-9th; four), touchdown-to-interception ratio (5th; +5.5), passing efficiency (18th), yards per pass attempt (21st; 8.28), passing yards per game (24th), completion percentage (26th), completions per game (29th; 20.27)
  • Aired it out for 390 passing yards and tied the program record with five touchdown passes during a 32-of-54 outing against Ohio (9/30)
  • Threw for four touchdowns, including three to Andy Isabella, against Maine when he accumulated 355 passing yards at Fenway Park (11/11)

2016 (Sophomore): 
  • Appeared in 11 games, starting nine at quarterback
  • Three or more touchdown passes in seven games and tossed for 250 or more passing yards in seven as well
  • Season totals ranked among highest in history of the program upon completion of the 2017 campaign, including for touchdowns thrown (tied-fourth; 26), passing yards per game (fifth; 242.3), pass completions (seventh; 222), pass attempts (seventh; 365), completion percentage (60.8; ninth) and passing yards (10th; 2,665)
  • Was 24-of-40 (60.0 percent) with four touchdowns and 273 yards passing at Mississippi State (9/24)

2015 (Redshirt Freshman at Lackawanna College):
  • Started at quarterback in all nine appearances
  • Won first team all-league after he guided the team to a 8-2 record and the Northeast Football Conference Championship

2014 (Freshman at Virginia Tech):
  • Was an early-enrollee (Jan., 2014)
  • Spent the 2014-15 school year with the Hokies and earned ACC All-Academic honors

High School: 
Letterwinner and team captain for Cedar Cliff High School ... Consensus four-star recruit ... Three-time all-conference and two-time all-district
Two-time Pennsylvania 4A All-State in 2012 and 2013 ... 2013 Gatorade Pennsylvania Player of the Year and Mid-Penn Keystone Division Offensive Player of the Year ... Also was Mr. Pennsylvania in football and an Elite 11 QB in 2013 ... Completed 161-of-238 attempts for 2,776 passing yards and 35 scores as a senior ... Threw for 2,957 yards and 35 touchdowns on 225-of-339 passing as a junior ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Set Cedar Cliff records in passing yards, touchdowns thrown and completion percentage ... Led team to Mid-Pennsylvania Conference title with a 9-2 record and reached the playoffs during his senior year.         

Personal: 
Son of Pete and Grace Ford ... Majoring in economics
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