|High School:||Thomas Heyward Academy|
2014 — Saw action in all 12 games, primarily as a contributor on special teams. 2013 — Member of scout team.
High School: 2013 graduate of Thomas Heyward (SCISA AA) Academy...football coach was Nic Shuford...saw action at quarterback, defensive back, kicker, punter, and return specialist...two-time all-region and High School Sports Report All-State selection as a quarterback and three-time pick as a defensive back...threw for 1,422 yards and rushed for 1,176 yards as a senior in helping his squad to a 12-2 record and state runner-up finish...recorded six interceptions in 2012...also starred in basketball and baseball.
Personal: Full name is John David Tuten...born October 18, 1994, in Beaufort, South Carolina...son of Mike and Kathy Tuten...has a brother, Corey...communications major.