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Seth Marler
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1981-03-27) March 27, 1981 (age 40)
Place of birth: Atlanta, Georgia
Career information
College: Tulane
Undrafted in 2003
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Jacksonville Jaguars ( 2003 2005)
Career highlights and awards
* All-Conference USA Freshman Team (1998)
  • Second-team All-Conference USA (1998)
  • Second-team All-Louisiana (1999)
  • Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (2000)
  • All-American (2000)
  • Second-team All-Louisiana (Kicker/Punter 2001)
  • Second-team All-Conference USA (2001)
  • Lou Groza Award (2001)
FGs made / attempts     20 / 33
FG percentage     60.6%
Career long     53
PATs made / attempts     30 / 30
Total points     90
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FGs made / attempts     27 / 38
FG percentage     71%
Career long     41
Blocked     1
PATs made / attempts     204 / 224
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Michael Seth Marler (born March 27, 1981), is a former Arena football Placekicker. He played college football at Tulane. He was originally signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League.

Marler also played for the Atlanta Falcons and Tampa Bay Storm.

High school career

Marler attended Parkview High School in Lilburn, Georgia and was a good student and a standout in football and soccer. In football, he was a three-year letterman. In soccer, he played Defender and Midfielder.

College career

Marler attended Tulane University and was a double major in Marketing and Management and was a letterman in football. In football, as a freshman, he was named to the All-Conference USA Freshman Team, was a Second-team All-Conference USA selection, and was a semi-finalist for the Lou Groza Award. As a sophomore, he was a Second-team All-Louisiana selection and was a semi-finalist for the Lou Groza Award. He led his team in points and ranked second in Conference USA for points with 85. As a junior, He was named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll, was selected as an All-American. Playing against East Carolina, he kicked a 53-yard field goal which was the longest field goal he kicked in his college football career. As a senior, he also decided to accept punting duties and was named Second-team All-Louisiana as a Kicker and as a Punter, and was named as a Second-team All-Conference USA selection as a punter. During his senior year, he was also twice named the Conference USA Player of the Week and won the 2001 Lou Groza Award. He also scored a school record of 333 points for his career.

Professional career

National Football League

Marler went unselected in the 2003 NFL Draft, however he signed as an undrafted free agent with the Jacksonville Jaguars. As a rookie he made 60.6% of his field goal attempts. He was cut during the 2004 Jaguars training camp after losing his starting position to Josh Scobee. He was again re-signed in 2005, but was later released during the preseason.

Marler was signed by the Atlanta Falcons in 2006, however he was released before the start of the season.

After his stint with the Falcons, he once again re-signed with the Jaguars, but again was later released.

Arena Football League

On March 16, 2007, Marler signed with the Tampa Bay Storm of the Arena Football League. As a rookie in the AFL, he made 16-of-20 field goal attempts and 92-of-99 PAT attempts, as well as recording two tackles. In 2008, he made 11-of-18 field goal attempts and 112-of-125 PAT attempts, as well as recording eight tackles.

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