Quickly: Showed significant progress last year in first season at tight end and is expected to continue that progress this year... Provides the tight end corps with veteran experience and leadership.
2008 (Jr.): Saw action in all 12 games, both at tight end and on special teams... Had three catches for 35 yards (11.7 ypc), with all three coming in road games... Had season-long 15-yard reception at San Jose State... Added a 13-yard catch at Louisiana Tech and a seven-yard snag at Boise State.
2007 (So.): Saw action in two games on offensive line.
2006 (Fr.): Did not see any action.
2005 (RS): Redshirted his first year at USU.
High School: Was a second-team all-valley and all-league selection as an offensive tackle his junior season... Played in just four games as a senior after tearing his ACL... Lettered three seasons in high school.
Personal: Born July 13, 1987 in Hollywood, Calif... Son of Dan and Gail Zimmerman... Has two older brothers... One brother played football at Idaho... Majoring in business entrepreneurship... Main hobbies are weightlifting and playing basketball.