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#85 Eric Saubert
Position: Tight End
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 242
Year: Junior
Hometown: Hoffman Estates, Ill.
High School: Hoffman Estates
Experience: 1 Letter

Earned preseason All-PFL honors.

2014 –  Had four catches for 79 yards with a touchdown at Jacksonville before leaving the game with injury ... made five catches for 48 yards with a long of 21 against Marist ... had one grab for eight yards at Western Illinois ... made eight catches for 79 yards with a touchdown against  Truman State and also made a critical reception to set up the game-winning touchdown in overtime ... caught seven balls for 80 yards against Grand View with four of his catches resulting in frist downs. 

2013 – Named first team All-PFL ... was second on the team in receiving with 47 catches for 549 yards and two touchdowns ... averaged 49.9 yards receiving per game ... Caught four passes for 33 yards with a long of 19 yards and made one solo tackle against San Diego ... made four catches for 61 yards with a long of 26 yards in win over Dayton ... caught seven passes for 85 yards and a touchdown in win over Morehead State ... made eight catches for 104 yards and one touchdown in win over Valparaiso ... grabbed eight passes for a career high of 108 yards with a long of 36 yards against Butler ... caught two passes for 38 yards in the win at Davidson ... made one catch for 5 yards in win over Jacksonville ... caught four passes for 48 yards with a long of 32 yards in the loss at Mercer ... had three catches for 19 yards against Indianapolis and blocked a key punt on special teams that was recovered by Drake ... grabbed three balls for 20 yards in the loss at No. 9 UNI ... had three catches for 28 yards and a special teams tackle against Grand View.

2012 – Did not see any on-field action ... redshirted.

Prep — Two-year football letterwinner at Hoffman Estates ... selected to the Mid-Suburban League all-conference team and the Daily Herald all-area team as a senior ... Chicago Sun-Times Top-5 player in the MSL ... two-time letterwinner in basketball ... earned a spot on the A-Honor Roll as well as an Outstanding Service Award from Hoffman Estates High School.

Personal — Actuarial science major ... recipient of Drake Presidential Scholarship ... son of Michael and Kimberly Saubert ... brother of Danielle, Mikey and Timmy ... born in May, 1994 in Chicago, Ill.