Quarterback who played college football at Boston College and afterwards spent time in the NFL and CFL.
He played football and basketball at Portland High School in Maine and was a member of the National Honor Society.
He signed with the Houston Texans in 2006 as an undrafted free agent.
His parents are Michael and Georgia Porter, and he has four older siblings.
In 2005, while playing at Boston College, he was benched in favor of Future NFL quarterback Matt Ryan.