Hawk-Item - - Moved from defensive back to linebacker prior to 2004 season.
2004 - - Not listed on depth chart following spring practice . . . saw action throughout the season, primarily on special teams . . . recorded six tackles, including four solo stops and two assists . . . did not see action in opening wins over Kent State and Iowa State . . . saw first action vs. Arizona State, recording one assisted tackle . . . saw action vs. Michigan, recording one solo tackle . . . saw action in win over Michigan State, recording one assisted tackle . . . saw action in win over Ohio State, but had no statistics as defense held OSU to 177 yards total offense . . . did not see action in win at Penn State . . . saw limited action in win at Illinois as Iowa won fourth straight game . . . did not see action in win over Purdue . . . did not see action in win at Minnesota . . . saw action in win over Wisconsin to clinch share of Big Ten title . . . recorded one solo tackle as defense held Badgers to 186 yards total offense . . . saw action in Capital One Bowl win over LSU, recording two solo tackles on special teams.
2003 - - Redshirted after joining team as a walk-on.
High school honors - - Second team all-state as a senior . . . first team all-conference for three straight seasons . . . team captain as a senior . . . Career - - earned three letters in football as running back and linebacker . . . also lettered three times in track and field and earned two letters in basketball . . . member of prep team that posted back-to-back 11-1 records, advancing to state playoffs in UNI-Dome for two straight seasons . . . career numbers include 1,227 rushing yards and 30 touchdowns, along with 19 receptions for 218 yards and one touchdown . . . had 209 tackles on defense, including 21 tackles for loss and two interceptions . . . rushed 82 times for 423 yards and four TDs as a senior . . . had five receptions for 48 yards . . . recorded 133 tackles as a senior, including 10 tackles for loss.
Personal - - Born 12/29/84 . . . open major . . . parents are Joyce and Kim Bergen . . . named to academic all-District team . . . high school coach was Jim Dunne.
Bergen's Collegiate Stats