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    Tyler Clutts
    Tyler Clutts

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Clovis, Calif.

    High School:
    Clovis

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 245

    Position:
    DE

    09/01/2006

    Fresno State vs. Nevada

    Fresno State vs. Nevada

    Fresno State: Projected to be one of the WAC's best ends and pass rushers in his senior season ... second-team All-WAC selection in 2006 ... has 16 sacks in his career ... needs one sack to move into the top 10 list in Fresno State history ... worked on his quickness and burst in the off-season ... a relentless defender who uses a quick burst off the line to apply pressure ... another in a long line of outstanding Bulldog defensive lineman ... came to Fresno State as a projected linebacker, but has moved to end and found a home ... an excellent student. (2006) A second-team All-WAC selection after finishing eighth on the team with 37 tackles ... had nine tackles for losses and seven quarterback sacks ... forced one fumble ... had an interception against Idaho, which he returned 14 yards ... had two two-sack games (New Mexico State and LSU) ... selected a Kiwanis Torch of Excellence winner for academic achievement. (2005) Started every game this year for the Bulldogs at defensive end ... led the team in tackles for loss with 12 on the year ... those losses totaled a team-high 55 yards ... was sixth on the team with 52 tackles ... tied for the team lead with WAC Defensive Player of the Year Garret McIntyre for sacks with 7.0 ... made seven tackles with two sacks against Nevada ... blocked a PAT against Louisiana Tech and added six tackles. (2004) Played in all 12 games, coming off the bench in each ... was solid on special teams, frequently making tackles on kickoff coverage ... finished the year with 19 tackles, including four for loss and two sacks ... forced two fumbles ... his best game was against Rice when he had five tackles, including 1.5 for loss. (2003) Redshirted.

    High School: Selected the Fresno Bee's football player of the year ... an excellent all-around athlete who is expected to be a linebacker with the Bulldogs ... played quarterback and defensive end for Clovis High School, guiding the Cougars to an 11-2 record and the Yosemite Division Large School championship ... he threw for 2,383 yards and 19 touchdowns plus ran for 16 more scores ... a tough and physical player on defense ... the top-ranked wrestler in California at 215 pounds.

    Personal: Born Nov. 9, 1984 ... parents' names are Laura and Larry Clutts ... has three bothers, Brad, Zach and Barrett, and a sister, Molly.

    Career Statistics:
    Year	GP-GS	UT	AT	TT	TFL-Yds	Sacks-Yds
    2004	12-0	9	10	19	4.0-10	2.0-6
    2005	13-13	37	15	52	12.0-55	7.0-45
    2006	12-12	20	17	37	9.0-43	7.0-23
    Totals	37-25	66	42	108	25.0-108	16.0-74
    

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