Tight end who has risen to fame for his career playing for the NFL's San Francisco 49ers, who drafted him in the 5th round of the 2017 NFL Draft. He made his first career Pro Bowl in 2018 with the club.
He played NCAA Division I football for the Big Ten's University of Iowa Hawkeyes between 2013-2016.
He set the then-NFL record for most receiving yards in a season by a tight end in 2018. He was named to the NFL's All-Pro second team following his breakout 2018 season.
He became engaged to his long-time girlfriend Claire in September 2018. His father Bruce captained the University of Iowa's 1982 team that played in the Rose Bowl.
He joined former Iowa teammate and quarterback C.J. Beathard on the San Francisco 49ers when both were drafted by the club in 2017.