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  62  Setema Gali  DE

  Height: 6-4   Weight: 275
  Year: 1   Yrs/Pat: 1
  Acquired: FA-01
  School: BYU
  Major: Communications
  Born: Jul 2, 1976  Orem  UT


Setema Gali, Jr. was born on July 2, 1976 in Orem, Utah … Lettered in football, basketball and track at Orem (Utah) High School … Named All-American, all-state and all-region in football … Served as student body president at Orem High … Served on a Mormon mission to Guam Micronesia in 1995 and 1996 … Likes the martial arts … Sang and danced in a multi-cultural group called “One Heart” while at BYU.

Career Transactions

Setema Gali was signed to the Patriots practice squad (12/28/02) … Signed to the Patriots active roster from the practice squad on Feb. 11, 2002 … Originally signed as an undrafted free agent by San Diego (4/30/01) before being waived by the Chargers (5/4/01).


Three-year letter winner and two-year starter at defensive end for BYU … Finished collegiate career with 19 sacks, 94 tackles (64 solo) and 32 tackles for losses … All-Mountain West Conference first-team selection as a senior in 2000 … Led team with 10 sacks for losses of 67 yards and 18 tackles for losses of 106 yards … Started at defensive end as a junior, earning second team all-conference honors … Recorded seven sacks and 10 tackles for losses as a junior in 1999 … Had six tackles in 1999 Motor City Bowl loss to Marshall … Appeared in eight games as a sophomore in 1998 as he battled injuries for most of the season … Suffered an injury-riddled freshman year and played on special teams in four games … Redshirted in 1994 before going on a two-year Mormon mission.