David Fales Accepts Senior Bowl Invitation

David Fales led the Spartans to 17 wins in the 2012 and 2013 seasons.

Dec. 16, 2013

Mobile, Ala.-------San Jose State University's record-setting quarterback David Falesaccepted an invitation to play in the 2014 Reese's Senior Bowl all-star football game.

The 2014 game is scheduled for January 25, 3:00 p.m. (CT)/1:00 p.m. (PT) at Ladd-Peebles Stadium. The NFL Network will televise the game live.

The 6-foot-3, 220-pound Spartan completed a brilliant two-year career leading the Spartans to an overall 17-8 win-loss record, a 2012 Military Bowl victory and the program's first win over a top-25 ranked team in 13 years when San Jose State defeated #16-ranked and previously unbeaten Fresno State, 62-52, on November 29, 2013.

Fales completed 68.1 percent of his passes for 8,382 yards and 66 touchdowns at San Jose State. He shares or holds 28 San Jose State single-game, season and career records and has a hand on three Mountain West Conference marks.

In the 63-year history of the Senior Bowl, Fales is the first San Jose State quarterback to accept an invitation to play in the game.

San Jose State players in the Senior Bowl

Year Player Drafted NFL Career
1971 Dave Chaney, LB Kansas City, 14th round (#360)
1972 Cody Jones, DT Los Angeles Rams, 5th round (#129) 8 NFL seasons, 110 games played
1974 Dave Wasick, DE Kansas City, 6th round (#139) 2 NFL seasons
Louie Wright, CB Denver, 1st round (#17) 12 NFL seasons, 167 games played
1975 Kim Bokamper, DE Miami, 1st round (#19) 9 NFL seasons, 127 games played
1976 Wilson Faumuina, DT Atlanta, 1st round (#20) 6 NFL seasons, 74 games played
1977 Gerald Small, DB Miami, 4th round (#93) 7 NFL seasons, 104 games played
1980 Jewerl Thomas, HB Los Angeles Rams, 3rd round (#58) 4 NFL seasons, 56 games played
1981 Mark Nichols, WR Detroit, 1st round (#16) 7 NFL seasons, 76 games played
2009 Coye Francies, CB Cleveland, 6th round (#191) 4 NFL seasons, 23 games played
2010 Justin Cole, LB 3 NFL seasons, 20 games played
2013 Travis Johnson, DE 2013 San Francisco 49ers free agent signee
Ryan Otten, TE 2013 San Diego Chargers practice squad
David Quessenberry, OT Houston, 6th round (#176) 2013 Houston Texans injured reserve
2014 David Fales, QB