Kurt Freitag
Kurt Freitag


Buford, Ga.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 255




87 Alabama Student-Athletes Earn Place on SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

The Crimson Tide's total ranks second in the conference this season


Alabama to Face Georgia in SEC Championship Game

Two division champions to meet in the Georgia Dome

2012 (FRESHMAN): Redshirt suring his first season at the Capstone

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Hails from powerhouse Buford High School in Georgia ... the Tide's only tight end in the class of 2012 ... a physical player who excels as a blocker on the edge with excellent hands ... ESPNU has him as a four-star talent and the nation's No. 13 tight end ... No. 124 in ESPNU's Southeast Top 150 and the No. 25 player in Georgia ... Rivals.com has Freitag as a three-star prospect and the No. 13 tight end nationally as well as No. 27 in the Peach State ... Scout.com lists him as the No. 20 tight end ... 247sports.com has him as the No. 22 tight end ... PrepStar All-Southeast Region selection ... a first-team Georgia Sports Writers Association AA All-State selection in 2011 after earning second-team GSWA All-State accolades in 2010 as a junior ... was a 2011 Super 6 choice by the Gwinnett Daily Post ... SuperPrep ranks him as the No. 20 player in Georgia ... coached by Jess Simpson at Buford High School, which won four straight Georgia State Championships from 2007-2010 ... chose Alabama over Florida, Arkansas, Auburn, Florida State, North Carolina and South Carolina.