Dave Kruger

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Dave Kruger
Utah UtesNo. 44
Defensive tackleSenior
Date of birth: (1990-05-17) May 17, 1990 (age 22)
Place of birth: Orem, Utah
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)Weight: 300 lb (136 kg)
Career history
 College(s):
Stats at ESPN.com
 
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Dave Kruger
Utah UtesNo. 44
Defensive tackleSenior
Date of birth: (1990-05-17) May 17, 1990 (age 22)
Place of birth: Orem, Utah
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)Weight: 300 lb (136 kg)
Career history
 College(s):
Stats at ESPN.com

David Brent Kruger[1] (born May 17, 1990) is an American football defensive tackle. He played college football at Utah. He is the brother of Cleveland Browns Outside linebacker Paul Kruger and Utah Utes Defensive end Joe Kruger.

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Early years

Kruger attended Timpanogos High School in Orem, Utah.[1] He was named to the All-State, All-region and All-valley in his Senior season in high school.[1] In his Junior season at high school, He led the class 5A in sacks in the regular season and He also had 13 sacks in his senior season.[1] He also was ranked as the 48th prospect among Defensive tackles in the nation by Scout.com.[1][2]

NameHometownHigh school / collegeHeightWeight40Commit date
David Kruger
Defensive tackle
Orem, UtahTimpanogos High School6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)264 lb (120 kg)5Jan 18, 2008 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:4/5 stars
Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: 48 (DT)   Rivals: 25 (DT), 2 (UT)
  • ‡ Refers to 40 yard dash
  • Note: In many cases, Scout and Rivals may conflict in their listings of height, weight and 40 time.
  • In these cases, an average of the two was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

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College career

He finished college with a total of 116 tackles, 3.5 sacks and one forced fumble.[3] In his Freshman season, he was selected to the Rivals.com second-team Freshman All-American team.[4]

Personal life

He is the son of Paul and Jennifer Kruger and has three brothers and two sisters.[1][5] His brother Paul Kruger currently plays Outside linebacker for the Cleveland Browns and his younger brother Joe Kruger is a defensive end for the Utah Utes who recently declared for the 2013 NFL Draft.[5]

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