Rob Andersen Athlete Profile

#80 Rob Andersen

Position: Tight End Height: 6-3 Weight: 230 Roster Years: 1977-1980 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT

Personal

Parents are Alving and Grethe...both parents were born in Denmark...married Debbie Webb...likes photography...majoring in communications and minoring in business.

Before BYU

High School Coach Ken Schmidt (Utah) called him up before two-a-days started to give him his start in football...played fullback at Skyline High...was a Utah Basketball all-star and all-star in football...also lettered in track.



1977 | Freshman Year

A walk-on who earned a scholarship...was second string on varsity...scored a TD on a two-yard pass against New Mexico.

1978 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted and added weight and strength.

1979 | Junior Year

Best blocking tight end...a backup on varsity...had a 24-yard reception against Weber State...was three for 52 yards against New Mexico.