Tom Hackett moved to Utah from Melbourne, Australia to join the University of Utah football team as its punter. During his four years at the university, he was honored with the Ray Guy award two years-in-a-row. Hackett is a two-time All-American, a member of the Pac-12 All-Century Team and holds several punting records at the University of Utah. After his career ended with the Utes, he signed an undrafted free agent contract with the New York Jets.
Hackett is part of the KSL Sports team. He hosts The Lion’s Den, an RSL podcast, Special Forces Gang with Andy Phillips and KSL’s golf show.