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Craig Patterson Athlete Profile

#51 Craig Patterson

Position: Defensive Tackle Height: 6-5 Weight: 310 Roster Years: 1983 | 1986-1989 Hometown: Castle Dale, UT


Parents are Allen and Lois...served an LDS mission to Hawai'i...married to Maile Keone and they have a daughter...recruited by Utah and Utah State.

Before BYU

High School - Attended Emery County High, where he lettered three times in football and once eahc in track, wrestling and baseball...second team all-state in '81 and first team in '82...region heavyweight wrestling captain and outstanding defensive player...coached by Dean Nelson (BYU) and Greg Cool (Weber State).

1983 | Freshman Year

Played with the junior varsity.

1986 | Redshirt Year


1987 | Sophomore Year

Started most of the games at left tackle...had 36 tackles, a fumble recovery and three sacks...started all but three games at left tackle.

1988 | Junior Year

Started the first two games and then broke his leg in the win over Texas and missed the rest of the season.