For the 15th season in a row, Fresno State has a player selected in the NFL Draft
In all eight Bulldogs receive All-Mountain West accolades for the 2014 football season
Senior Tyeler Davison is one of 31 players in line for 13th edition of the Ted Hendricks Award
In the second season of divisional play for the conference, Fresno State is picked to win the West
Fresno State's Tyeler Davison, Ejiro Ederaine and Cody Wichmann all named to preseason watch list
Football at Boise State, 10/17/14, Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2014.
Fresno State defeats Southern Utah; photos by Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports
Last updated on April 28, 2015
CONDENSED COLLEGIATE BIO
·Three time All-Mountain West selection, drawing first-team honors in 2012 and 2014 and voted second-team in 2013.
· Made 40 career starts, starting in every game over the final three seasons of his career.
· His 8.5 sacks as a senior were the most by a Bulldog interior defensive lineman since Alan Harper had 12.0 in 2001.
2014 (Senior): Named first-team All-Mountain West ... racked up single-season career-highs in tackles (61), tackles for loss (13.0) and sacks (8.5) ... his 61 tackles were the third-most by a defensive lineman in the Mountain West, doing so out of the nose guard position ... in MW games only (eight games), ranked tied for first among all defensive linemen with 5.9 tackles per game ... tied for fourth in the conference in sacks (8.5) and seventh in tackles for a loss (13.0) ... set single-game career-highs in both tackles (14-at UNLV) and sacks (3-vs. Hawai'i) in 2014 ... 14 tackles were the most by a Bulldog defensive lineman this century and the most tackles by any MW defensive lineman this season, and 3.0 sacks were the most in a single-game by a Bulldog since Oct. 16, 2010 ... is one of 39 players in the FBS to record three or more sacks in a single-game and one of five to do it in the MW ... led the team in tackles in games at UNLV and Nevada ... recorded a tackle for loss in 10 of 14 games ...named a College Football Performance Award honorable mention defensive lineman back-to-back weeks for games played at Nevada and against Hawai'i ... forced two fumbles and recovered one ... named to the Bronko Nagurski Trophy and Rotary Lombardi Award preseason watch lists.
2013 (Junior): Second-team All-Mountain West selection ... started all 13 games for the Bulldogs at nose guard for the second consecutive season ... registered 41 tackles on the season and recorded a season best six tackles in the Mountain West Championship game versus Utah State ... had 7.5 tackles for a loss, 2.0 sacks, two pass breakups and one quarterback hurry on the season ... blocked one PAT, which came in the Nov. 2 win over Nevada ... posted five tackles, one sack and one pass break up versus Boise State ... had a season-best two tackles for loss against Nevada ... named to the Rotary Lombardi Award preseason watch list.
2012 (Sophomore): First-team All-Mountain West selection ... started all 13 games for the Bulldogs at nose guard ... his 43 tackles were the most among Bulldog defensive lineman ... had 7.0 tackles for a loss and three sacks on the year ... his three fumble recoveries tied for the second-most in the Mountain West and he recovered one fumble for a touchdown in a win at Nevada, Nov. 10 ... had seven quarterback hurries, one forced fumble, one pass breakup and he blocked one PAT against San Diego State, which Fresno State was able to return for a two-point conversion ... had a career-high eight tackles, including 1.5 tackles for a loss for the second-straight game against New Mexico, Oct. 27 ... posted seven tackles with five solo stops in a win over San Diego State, Sept. 29.
2011 (Redshirt Freshman): Selected to the Academic All-WAC team ... played in all 13 games on the defensive line ... finished with 16 tackles on the year, the most by a non-starter from the front four ... best game of the season was at Hawai'i when he recorded three tackles, including his first career sack in a three-point victory ... posted three tackles in two other games - at New Mexico State and vs. No. 5 Boise State ... had a tackle in seven of the last eight games of the season.
2010 (Freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Played both sides of the ball... team captain ... was named first team all-region as both an offensive and defensive lineman ... named Offensive Lineman of the Year ... senior year recorded 10 sacks and three forced fumbles ... as a junior was an all-city offensive tackle... in his high school career he posted 109 tackles and 13 sacks... best game came against San Luis when Davison recorded eight tackles and 1.5 sacks... as a junior wrestler went 15-4 and won two tournaments competing in the heavy weight division ... was a state champion wrestler as a senior.
Personal: Son of Katie and Ramsey Davison ... born in Phoenix, Ariz. ... has a brother, Zack, and three sisters, Kiara, Kallie and Michaela ... hobbies include football, working out, fishing and spending time with friends and family ... favorite athlete is Jerry Rice because he worked so hard to become the best wide receiver in NFL history ... also recruited by UNLV, Arizona and Air Force ... majoring in criminology-law enforcement.
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