Todd Sievers Update

he Dallas Desperados released rookie kicker Dustin Bell. In his spot, the Desperados signed two-year AFL veteran Todd Sievers. Sievers spent the previous two AFL seasons with the Austin Wranglers. In two seasons with Austin, Sievers connected on 141-of-162 (87.0) PATs and 22-of-42 (52.4) of his field goal attempts. Before landing in Austin, Sievers had two preseason stints with the Houston Texans (2003-04) and spent the spring of 2004 with the Amsterdam Admirals of NFL Europe.

Sievers left the University of Miami second on the school's career scoring list (310 points). He was a two-time, First-Team All Big East selection (2001 and 2002) and was the finalist for the 2002 Mosi Tatupu Award, honoring the top special teams player in college football.

Sievers tallied 160 points through his prep career at Ankey, Iowa, High School.