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- David Isabelle
David Isabelle

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Huntsville, Ala.

High School:
Johnson HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 185

Position:
Quarterback

Birthdate:
09/04/1989

Experience:
1L



Redshirted in 2008, Isabelle saw some playing time as a backup to Joe Webb last season ... possesses some of same physical attributes that Webb had, especially in his ability as a runner at quarterback ... will contend for starting QB job in fall camp ... in spring game Isabelle connected on 10-of-14 passes for 123 yards with a pair of touchdown tosses ... also ran for 99 yards on 12 carries.

2009: Saw action in all 12 games last season with limited duty in backup role at quarterback ... finished the season with 39 yards passing on 6-of-14 with one touchdown (to Webb) ... was second on the team in rushing with 288 yards on 32 attempts (9.0 yards per carry) ... posted a season-best 93 yards on the ground at Texas A&M, including a 60-yard touchdown run ... also had 43 yards against Ole Miss on six attempts, 42 at Troy on four rushes and 40 yards on three carries against East Carolina.

2008: Did not see any action and was redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended J.O. Johnson High ... a triple-threat quarterback ... was 139-of-206 for 2,181 yards passing with 15 touchdowns as a senior ... on the ground, he carried the ball 114 times for 826 yards, finding the end zone seven times during his final season ... was a Birmingham News Class 5A All-State selection ... named first-team Alabama Sports Writers Association 5A All-State ... named Most Valuable Player on The Huntsville Times Super All-Metro Team ... named Most Valuable Player on Huntsville All-City Team ... averaged 42 yards punting on 23 kicks ... led Johnson HS to a combined 20-7 record during his junior and senior ... also a good student, Isabelle was named to AB Honor Roll ... coached by Harold Wells.

PERSONAL: Born September 4, 1989 at Huntsville, Ala. ... son of Florine and Kenneth Isabelle ... major is art.