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Bryan Sampson Athlete Profile

#85 Bryan Sampson

Position: Tight End Height: 6-4 Weight: 245 Roster Years: 2010 | 2013-2015 Hometown: Pleasant Grove, UT Mission: Santiago, Chile Last School: Pleasant Grove High School


  • Born in American Fork, Utah 
  • Parents are Dale and Cindy 
  • Three older brothers played for Utah State, Utah and Snow, respectively
  • Eagle Scout 
  • Served in the Chile Santiago North Mission

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Pleasant Grove High
  • Ranked the No. 35 tight end in the nation by
  • Rated the No. 10 football recruit out of the state of Utah by and 
  • Caught 21 passes for 249 yards during his senior season as the Vikings earned an 8-3 record 
  • Caught the game-winning touchdown in the regional championship game against Riverton
  • Posted 12 catches for 169 yards and a touchdown as a junior 
  • Honor roll student
  • Coached by Dale Sampson

2010 | Redshirt Year

  • Contributed to scout team

2013 | Freshman Year

  • Member of the scout team
  • Saw time against Idaho State

2014 | Sophomore Year

  • Played in four games
  • Earned letterman honors as a sophomore

2015 | Junior Year

  • Played in six games before suffering a season-ending injury
  • Earned letterman honors as a junior