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Paul Burmeister
Paul Burmeister

Hometown:
Iowa City, IA

High School:
West HS

Position:
Quarterback

1993 - Nominated for all-Big Ten honors...one of three captains...started in all 12 games...offensive MVP vs. Michigan, Indiana, Michigan State and Purdue...completed 184 of 309 (60%) passes for 2,152 yards, with 10 TDs and 12 interceptions...also ran for three scores...six interceptions came in first four games...just two interceptions during four-game winning streak to end regular season...only three Iowa Quarterbacks have thrown for more yardage in single season...career totals include 242 of 419 for 2,943 yards, with 16 TDs and 15 interceptions...ranks fifth in career completions and attempts and sixth in completion percentage (.577) and yards (2,943)...has 2,647 yards total offense to rank ninth on the career charts...13 of 24 for 196 yards in opening win over Tulsa, driving team 96 yards in final minutes for winning touchdown and two-point PAT...threw just eight passes in win at Iowa State guiding offense to four touchdowns on first four drives...17 of 34 for 171 yards vs. Penn State...21 of 34 for 248 yards and a touchdown at Michigan...25 of 41 for 249 yards and a touchdown at Michigan State...21 of 27 for career-best 290 yards and three TDs in win over Purdue.

1992 - played in all 11 games with three starts...completed 17-28 passes for 283 yards and four touchdowns vs. Northwestern...long pass went for 48 yards to Ryan Terry...co-offensive MVP vs. Wildcats...11-yard pass completion to Anthony Dean at Colorado...took over for start Matt Eyde vs. Ohio State and completed 9-17 passes for 125 yards...directed Iowa to 10 play, 66-yard touchdown drive and two-point conversion vs. Buckeyes...was 17-33 for 220 yards at Minnesota...long pass was for 40 yards to Cliff King.

1991 - saw limited action in four games...threw a 12-yard TD strike to Ken Jones in win over Northern Illinois.

1990 - saw limited action in two games...rushed twice for seven yards...had no pass attempts.

1989 - redshirted...scout team offensive MVP vs. Northwestern.

High school honors - second team all-state, Mississippi Valley Conference Player of the Year, team captain and MVP at West...Career - was all-time leading passer in conference history with 2,526 yards (that mark was broken be Iowa freshman Ryan Driscoll)...completed 228 of 433 passes for 17 TDs in two years as starter...set conference records for completions (131), attempts (234) and yardage (1,521) as a senior...set school and league mark with 26 completions and four touchdowns passes in one game.

Personal - born 3/10/71...communications studies major...high school coach was Dan Dickel.

Career Statistics
Passing	 Att.	Comp.	Pct.	Yds.	TD	Int.
Fresh.	-	-	-	-	-	-
Soph.	6	4	.667	33	1	0
Jun.	104	54	.519	758	5	3
Sen.	309	184	.596	2,152	10	12
Career	419	242	.578	2,943	16	15
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