Quickly: Last name is pronounced fOW-zuhl... Enters the fall as the top backup at tight end. 2006 (Jr.): Played as a backup tight end in 11 games, including starting at Arkansas... Did not catch any passes during the year. 2005 (So.): Played in 10 games, missing only the UNLV contest... Started two games, including the season opener at Utah and then again at Hawai'i... Had four catches for 32 yards with a long of 13... Had two receptions for 12 yards vs. Boise State and two more catches for 20 yards against New Mexico State. 2004 (Fr.): Played in nine games, missing Idaho and Utah... Saw action as a backup tight end and also on special teams... Did not record any statistics. 2003 (RS): Redshirted his first year at USU. High School: Was a first-team all-league selection as a senior and was a second-team pick his junior year... Earned all-city honorable mention accolades and was his team's MVP as a senior... Played tight end as well as defensive end and linebacker... Caught 29 passes for 495 yards and four touchdowns... Also had 50 tackles, seven sacks and one interception on defense... Played basketball as well in high school. Personal: Born Feb. 5, 1985 in Sacramento, Calif... Son of David and DeAnna Fausel... Has one brother and one sister... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies... Hobbies include fishing and hunting.