After spending his first season in the Baylor program as a reserve quarterback, John David Weed moved to inside receiver during spring practice and is listed No. 1 on the Bears' depth chart at the "big slot" receiver position.
2007: Junior college transfer did not play in season's first seven games, but took 29 snaps over final five games ... Came off the bench against No. 19 Texas to complete 7-of-12 passes for 53 yards with one interception ... Took four snaps under center at Kansas State but did not register any statistics ... Was 0-for-4 passing vs. Texas Tech and played 10 snaps ... Spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll member.
Junior College: Tyler Junior College, Tyler, Texas ... Ranked No. 6 among nation's junior college signal callers by JCGridiron.com ... 3-star recruit by Rivals.com was 4-star signee by Scout.com ... In two seasons at Tyler, threw for 2,683 yards and 23 touchdowns ... 2006 first-team Southwest Junior College Football Conference pick ... Selected league's offensive MVP and overall Player of the Year by coaches ... 2006 JC Gridwire All-American ranked No. 3 nationally in passing ... Was 130-of-241 through the air for 2,104 yards and 19 touchdowns in nine games as a sophomore for coach Jamie Critchlow's Apaches ... Led SJCFC in pass attempts, completions, yards and touchdowns ... Region 14 NJCAA Player of the Year nominee ... The Tyler offense ranked No. 2 in league (356.7 ypg) ... Redshirted in 2004 at Tyler, then played final three games of 2005 campaign and threw for 579 yards and four TDs ... Drew interest from Oklahoma, Colorado, Houston, SMU, TCU and UTEP ... Phi Theta Kappa, President's and Dean's List student also earned SWJCFC All-Academic team honors.
High School: Cypress Creek High School, Houston, Texas ... As a senior at Cypress Creek High School in 2003, threw for 1,340 yards and three touchdowns, while rushing for 393 yards and eight TDs en route to first-team all-district honors ... Led district in passing and ranked fifth in scoring as senior ... Ranked No. 11 among 70 Greater Houston Class 5A signal callers in passing yards as a senior ... Coached by Greg McCaig at the District 16-5A school.
Personal: The son of David and Kathryn Weed, John David Weed Jr. was born Sept. 18, 1985, in Houston, Texas ... Enjoys music, hunting, fishing and cars ... Favorite NFL team is the Indianapolis Colts and favorite athlete is Colts' QB Peyton Manning ... General studies major.