Jameis L. Winston is an American football quarterback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League.
American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada, and also known as gridiron, is a sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.
The National Football League is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference and the American Football Conference.
Football is a family of team sports that involve, to varying degrees, kicking a ball with the foot to score a goal.
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Born and raised in Alabama, he was a highly regarded quarterback in high school, and led his team to the state championship as a junior.
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Winston played college football for the Florida State Seminoles and as a Redshirt freshman became the youngest player to win the Heisman Trophy and helped lead the Seminoles to a victory in the 2014 BCS National Championship Game.
The BCS National Championship Game, or BCS National Championship, was a postseason college football bowl game, used to determine a national champion of the NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision, first played in the 1998 college football season as one of four designated bowl games, and beginning in the 2006 season as a standalone event rotated among the host sites of the aforementioned bowls.
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In his sophomore and final year, the Seminoles advanced to the Rose Bowl, part of the college football playoff.
Winston also played on Florida State's baseball team.
Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of nine players each, who take turns batting and fielding.
Winston was drafted as the first overall pick by the Buccaneers in the 2015 NFL Draft.
The 2015 NFL Draft was the 80th annual meeting of National Football League franchises to select newly eligible football players.