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08/19/2014

Media Day Transcript with Brian Kelly

Brian Kelly spoke with the media on Tuesday

FRESHMAN SEASON (2014): Did not see action during the season ... served as the backup placekicker, punter and kickoff specialist.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Named to Atlanta Journal-Constitution Georgia Class AAAA all-state squad in 2013 ... handled kicks and punts for Carrollton High School in Carrollton, Georgia ... connected on all five field-goal attempts as a senior, nine of 11 as a junior in 2012 and three of four as a sophomore ... hit all 78 PATs as a senior, 52 of 53 as a junior and 22 of 24 as a sophomore ... 76 of 100 kickoffs in 2013 were touchbacks and 142 of 213 in career carried into end zone ... punted 20 times for 38.65-yard average in 2013 ... helped Carrollton to Georgia Class AAAA title game in 2013 and final 13-2 record ... kicked 34-yard field goal for 24-14 lead and later hit 23-yarder in 56-35 loss to Griffin in championship game ... helped Carrollton win semifinal round 46-44 over Marist in four overtimes ... played in Semper-Fidelis All-American Game in Carson, California ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business.

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Tyler Newsome
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Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Carrollton, GA

High School:
Carrollton

Height / Weight:
6-2½ / 205

Position:
Punter/Kicker

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