Son of Dave and Donnette Affleck ... father, Dave, played football at BYU ... youngest of four children.
A 2003 graduate of Timpview HS in Provo ... appeared at the Elite 11 Quarterback Camp ... earned a four-star quarterback rating by Student Sports Magazine ... rated by SuperPrep Magazine as the No. 11 quarterback in the nation ... rated by SuperPres Magazine as the No. 15 overall player in the midland region ... a Deseret News First-team All-State selection ... earned the Utah Valley "Golden Arm" award ... rated as the No. 1 player in the state of Utah as a senior ... was the highest rated quarterback in Timpview HS history ... completed 129 of 212 passes for 2,063 yards and 22 touchdowns as a senior ... led Timpview to a 12-1 record ... recorded 4,173 career yards and 37 touchdowns ... eanred MVP honors at the Colorado Nike Camp in 2002 ... selected to quarterback the West team in the Insiders.com nation 7-on-7 tournament ... earned first-team all-region honors as a junior ... a four-year letterwinner for the Thunderbirds ... also earned three letters in baseball ... earned team MVP honors as a senior.
Redshirted as a true freshman at Arizona State during the 2003 season ... earned offensive prep team player-of-the-week honors.
Sat out the 2004 season after transferring from Arizona State.