Noteworthy: Is listed as the starting quarterback entering fall camp ... Has worked extremely hard in the offseason both in the weight room and by throwing with receivers every day ... Possesses a very strong arm and throws the deep ball with accuracy ... Has all the tools to be a great one, but needs to be put to the test.
2001: Took a redshirt year, but gained a great amount of experience by traveling to each game and signaling in plays.
SW Miss. CC: Named to Mississippi JUCO All-Star team in 2000 ... Was 101 for 158 (64 percent) in the passing department for 1,319 yards ... Also tossed 15 touchdowns and only four interceptions ... Played for former Middle Tennessee assistant coach Dom Green at Southwest Mississippi CC ... Wore jersey number 9.
High School: Played for coach George Spencer at Riverdale High School ... Led team to 13-1 record as a senior and a berth in the semifinals of the state playoffs ... Was a four-year starter ... Named all-state, all-county and all-region as a senior ... Set a state record with five touchdowns in a state playoff game.
Personal: Parents: Robert and Dorthy Hines ... Born: 12/10/80 ... Major: Physical Education.