David Ungerer
No. 83     Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Ungerer before a Tiger-Cats game in 2019.
Born: (1995-09-16) September 16, 1995 (age 26)
Pullman, Washington
Career information
StatusActive
CFL statusNational
Position(s)Wide receiver
Height5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight171 lb (78 kg)
CollegeIdaho
High schoolPullman High
CFL draft2019 / Round: 2 / Pick: 11
Drafted byHamilton Tiger-Cats
Career history
As player
2019–presentHamilton Tiger-Cats
Career stats

David Ungerer (born September 16, 1995) is a professional Canadian football wide receiver for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League (CFL).

College career

Ungerer played college football with the Idaho Vandals from 2014 to 2018.[1]

Professional career

Ungerer was drafted in the second round, 11th overall by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in the 2019 CFL Draft and he signed with the team on May 17, 2019.[2] He played in his first career CFL game on August 10, 2019 against the BC Lions. He then recorded his first reception the next week on August 17, 2019 against the Ottawa Redblacks. For the season, he played in 10 regular season games as a rookie where he had two catches for 44 yards. He spent the post-season on the injured list and did not play in the Tiger-Cats' 107th Grey Cup loss.

Due to the cancellation of the 2020 CFL season, Ungerer did not play in 2020. He became a regular starter with the Tiger-Cats in 2021 and scored his first career touchdown on a 23-yard catch from Dane Evans in the Labour Day Classic against the Toronto Argonauts on September 6, 2021.[3]

References

  1. ^ "David Ungerger, Idaho". govandals.com. Retrieved October 25, 2019.
  2. ^ "Tiger-Cats sign entire 2019 CFL Draft class". cfl.ca. May 17, 2019.
  3. ^ "Toronto Argonauts vs Hamilton Tiger-Cats". cfl.ca. September 6, 2021.