- Kyle Pupello
- 6' 0"
- Tampa, Fla.
- 238 lbs.
A redshirt sophomore fullback who transferred to Florida from Northwest Community College (Miss.) in the spring of 2006…left the team in fall 2006…
2006: Walked-on to the Gator program in the Spring of 2006…
PRIOR TO FLORIDA: Started at linebacker in 2005 before a back injury forced him to sit out the season…Recorded 10 tackles and an interception in the 2005 season opener…
2003: Redshirt at Georgia Tech…Left the team prior to the 2004 season and elected to transfer…
PREP: Led his team with 125 tackles as a senior while causing six fumbles…Named to the Tampa Tribune's Hardnosed Throwback Player team…Team MVP as a junior…Had over 100 tackles and more than 50 receptions both his sophomore and junior seasons…Four-year letterman for coach Darlee Nelson at Plant High…
PERSONAL: Was born on April 1, 1985…Father, John Pupello, was an offensive lineman at UF from 1974-76…Brother, Trent, plays tight end and signed a letter of intent with the Gators in 2006.