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A versatile player who has switched sides of the ball in each of his first three seasons at San Diego State ... Started as tight end in 2011 where he worked behind Gavin Escobar ... Switched to the defensive side of the ball prior to the 2012 campaign and saw action on the defensive line in eight games ... Now, he moves back over to the offensive side of the ball and the tight end position for his sophomore campaign, where he enters fall camp atop the depth chart.
2012: Switched from offense to defense prior to the 2012 campaign ... Played on the defensive line in a reserve role in eight contests during the conference title run ... Saw action in five home games and five Mountain West contests during the campaign ... The Aztecs were 7-1 in games that he appeared in, winning the final seven contests of the season.
2011: Redshirted his first season at SDSU.
High School: Was a two-star recruit by Rivals.com ... Named to the CIF San Diego Section team his senior season ... Had 26 receptions for 366 yards and a touchdown as a senior ... Recorded 40 receptions for 516 yards and six touchdowns as a junior ... Earned all-East County offensive first-team honors in both his junior and senior seasons ... A two-time all-league selection ... Garnered 2010 all-San Diego section offensive first-team honors from the Union-Tribune ... Served as a two-time captain for the Vaqueros ... His team won three consecutive Grossmont North League championships ... Also played basketball, earning the most improved player award as a sophomore and the coaches award as a junior.
Personal: Born April 21, 1993, in Lakeside, Calif. ... Son of Kimberly and John Craighead ... Attended the same high school as former Aztecs Ryan Lindley and Tommie Draheim ... Chose SDSU over Arizona, Boise State, California and Minnesota ... Undecided on a major.