David Neff Athlete Profile

#51 David Neff

Position: Linebacker Height: 6-1 Weight: 221 Roster Years: 1981-1984 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT Last School: Olympus High School

Personal

Parents are Gordon and Elaine ... father was an all-conference guard at Utah (1948-49) .. served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to London, England ... married Susan Lassetter in May `84 ... majoring in business.

Before BYU

An all-state offensive and defensive tackle at Olympus High ... state heavyweight wrestling champion ... Olympus High placed second in state ... coached by Louis Long.

Stats

YEAR  SOLO   AST   TOTAL  TFL/YDS    SACKS/YDS   INT/YDS   PBU   QBH   FR  FF
1982 6 5 11 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
1983 23 30 53 1 1 0 1 5 1 0
1984 14 49 63 0 0 0 2 4 1 1



1981 | Freshman Year

Started with the jayvee.

1982 | Sophomore Year

Was a key special teams player with the varsity.

1983 | Junior Year

Saw backup action as a linebacker ... was special teams player of the game vs. San Diego State.

1984 | Senior Year

Teamed with linebacker Marv Allen on the lower part of the surge at Hawai`i while Kyle Morrell gambled overhead on a key tackle of QB Rafael Cherry ... recovered a fumble at New Mexico.