Hobbs Nyberg
Wide Receiver 23
Ht/Wt
5'
11"
|
195 lbs.
Class
Sophomore
Hometown
St. George, 
Utah
Last School
Dixie HS
Roster Years
2020-2022


BYU Highlights

  • 2021
    • Played in all 13 gamest at punt returner
    • Averaged 9.6 yards per return with 23 on the season
    • Named to All-Independent Second Team Special Teams by Pro Football Network
  • 2020
    • Played 11 games
    • BYU's main punt returner recording 11 returns for 60 yards with a 16-yard long return

Personal

  • Major: Exercise and Welness
  • Parents are Brent and Jamee
  • Dad, Brent, played wide receiver at BYU (1989-90) and mom, Jamee, ran track at Weber State
  • Brother, Chunner, was a pitcher at BYU (2010-14)
  • Also plays on the BYU baseball team

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Dixie High School
  • Four-time region champions at Dixie High School
  • Named All-State in 2017 and 2018
  • 2018 Utah 4A MVP and All-State honoree in baseball as well as back-to-back state champions
  • Also recruited by Weber State, Southern Utah and UNLV
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2021

  • Played in all 13 gamest at punt returner. 
  • One of 26 players on the team to appear in all 13 games.
  • Averaged 9.6 yards per return with 23 on the season. 
  • Named to All-Independent Second Team Special Teams by Pro Football Network.
Sophmore Year 2022

Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year

Freshman 2020

  • Played 11 games
  • BYU's main punt returner recording 11 returns for 60 yards with a 16-yard long return
  • Hobbs Nyberg punt return at WSU

    Hobbs Nyberg punt return at WSU