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- David Sigler
David Sigler

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Albertville, Ala.

High School:
Albertville High School

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 250

Position:
Tight End

Birthdate:
02/19/1985

Experience:
3L



Redshirted in 2003, Sigler has seen backup duty at tight end/H-back positions last three seasons ... also has seen extensive duty on special teams ... has been moved to fullback position and is listed No. 1 there entering fall drills ... had excellent spring practice and is expected to see the ball more in his hands in 2007 ... two-time honoree for Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2006: Saw action in 11 games for the Blazers and had five receptions for 34 yards ... caught passes vs. Oklahoma, Memphis, Marshall, UTEP and UCF ... long reception was 10 yards against the Miners.

2005: Played in 10 games during season and started one contest (vs. Marshall) ... caught one pass during the season for a 4-yard gain (vs. Marshall) ... was in on one tackle, a solo stop in victory over Jacksonville State ... named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2004: Played in 11 of UAB's 12 games in a reserve role ... caught two passes for 21 yards, including a season-long 16-yard reception in Blazers' win at Army ... named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2003: Did not see any action and was redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Albertville H.S. ... two-way starter who emerged in 2002 as one of the top players in the Alabama Class 5A ranks ... earned a spot on the 2002 Class 5A All-State team at linebacker, as named by The Birmingham News ... recorded 159 tackles (12 per game), six sacks and two interceptions as he helped lead Albertville H.S. to a quarterfinal finish in the Alabama Class 5A State Playoffs ... Albertville's 9-4 record represented just the second time in the program's history that the Aggies registered a nine-victory season ... was named the 2002 overall high school football MVP for Marshall County ... played tight end and fullback on the offensive side, recording 47 receptions for 720 yards and seven touchdowns ... as a fullback, he ran 52 times for 309 with five rushing TDs ... a three-year starter for Albertville ... played for head coach John Grass as a senior ... standout performer on the Albertville basketball team.

PERSONAL: Born Feb. 19, 1985 at Gadsden, Ala. ... son of Randy and Teresa Sigler ... major is pre-business.