Brett Elliott

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Brett Elliott
Quarterback
Date of birth: (1982-06-11) June 11, 1982 (age 31)
Place of birth: Portland, Oregon
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)Weight: 190 lb (86 kg)
Arena Football debut
2008 for the San Jose SaberCats
Career history
College: Linfield College
Utah
 Teams:
Current status: Active
Career highlights and awards
External stats
Stats at ArenaFootball.com
 
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Brett Elliott
Quarterback
Date of birth: (1982-06-11) June 11, 1982 (age 31)
Place of birth: Portland, Oregon
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)Weight: 190 lb (86 kg)
Arena Football debut
2008 for the San Jose SaberCats
Career history
College: Linfield College
Utah
 Teams:
Current status: Active
Career highlights and awards
External stats
Stats at ArenaFootball.com

Brett Elliott is an American football quarterback who is currently a free agent of the Arena Football League.

High school[edit]

Lake Oswego High School, Lake Oswego, Oregon

College[edit]

Brett Elliott was the starter for the 2002 Utah Utes football team and began the season as the starter for the 2003 team before breaking his wrist in the second game of the season and being replaced by Heisman finalist and future #1 NFL draft pick Alex Smith.

After Alex Smith took over the starting job, Brett transferred to Linfield College where he became the school's starting quarterback en route to a NCAA Division III National Football Championship in 2004, and set national college football records including the season record for touchdowns thrown in a season (61). In 2005 he won both the Gagliardi Trophy and the Melberger Award.

College Stats[edit]

  Passing Rushing
SeasonTeamGPCompAttPctYdsTDINTAttYdsTD
2002Utah Utes813022158.82152910828312
2003Utah Utes2295949.23042225731
2004Linfield College1329043766.44,5956111---
2005Linfield College1127739669.94,019499---
TotalsUtah Utes/Linfield34726111365.210,44716930---

Professional[edit]

NFL[edit]

Elliot was on the San Diego Chargers roster in 2006.

Arena Football League[edit]

Elliot served as a back up on the San Jose SaberCats in 2008, behind Mark Grieb. He did not throw a pass, but the SaberCats reached ArenaBowl XXII before losing to the Philadelphia Soul.

In 2010, Elliot became the starter for the Utah Blaze. He was 249-of-432 (57.6%) for 2,674 yards, 59 touchdowns and 17 interceptions. But the Blaze finished the 2010 season with a 2-14 record. In 2011, he joined the Georgia Force. Through three games, he led the AFL with a 126.06 quarterback rating.

Coaching[edit]

In 2012, Elliott was hired as the graduate assistant for the offense at Mississippi State University.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stopczynski, Elliott join football support staff, Maroon Memo, March 26, 2012. Retrieved January 28, 2013.

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