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Byron Putnam Athlete Profile

#31 Byron Putnam

Byron Putnam
Position: Defensive Back Height: 5-11 Weight: 194 Roster Years: 2005 | 2008 Hometown: Draper, UT Last School: University of Utah


Born in Sandy, Utah ... parents are Byron and Suzanne Putnam ... served a Church mission in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania ... an Eagle Scout ... one of seven children ... father was a member of the U.S. National Tennis Team ... enjoys playing the guitar and country dancing ... an avid fly fisherman.

Before BYU

Earned all-state running back honors ... named Alta's Offensive Player of the Year ... helped lead Alta to an 8-3 record as a senior ... rushed for 201 yards against Jordan HS as a senior.

2005 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted at the University of Utah during the 2005 season.

2008 | Freshman Year

Valuable member of the scout team.