Jadon Wagner Athlete Profile

#49 Jadon Wagner

Position: Linebacker Height: 6-4 Weight: 245 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2007-2011 Hometown: Lethbridge Last School: LCI


Born in Cranbrook, British Columbia ... parents are Glenn and Marilyn Mutch ... brother, Aaron, played linebacker for the Cougars ... served a church mission in Denver, Colorado ... recruited by Oregon, Washington State, Auburn, Oklahoma State, Boise State, Tulsa, UNLV, Utah State and Miami (Ohio).

Before BYU

Helped lead LCI to an 11-2 record under coach Cliff Walters ... named defensive MVP ... earned league defensive MVP honors ... named first-team All-Alberta ... selected to participate in the Canada Cup ... named All-Star linebacker of the tournament ... also played for the Calgary Colts and Okargan Sun in the Canadian Junior Football League ... as a rookie, led the nation in tackles, averaging 10 per game ... received conference rookie-of-the-year honors ... was one of three players nominated for the CJFL Rookie of the Year award ... as a second-year player, helped team to an 11-1 record and an appearance in the conference final.

2008 | Freshman Year

Earned letterman honors as a redshirt freshman ... saw action in four games ... recorded one tackle on the season.

2009 | Sophomore Year

Valuable member of the scout team

2010 | Junior Year

Earned letterman honors as a junior ... played in 12 games with nine starts ... totaled 37 tackles, including 6.5 for loss and 1.0 sack ... season-best game came at Utah State, totaling 10 tackles, 2.0 for loss ... also had seven tackles at No. 4 TCU

2011 | Senior Year

Selected by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats with the 44th overall pick of the 2011 Canadian Football League Draft but opted to return for his senior season ... earned letterman honors as a senior ... played in all 13 games and started six ... recorded 37 total tackles, 5.0 tackles for loss, 2.0 sacks, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and one pass breakup ... had season-high six tackles vs. UCF ... notched 4 tackles and 0.5 tackle for loss vs. Utah State ... had sacks vs. New Mexico State and at Hawai'i ... broke up a pass vs. Tulsa in Armed Forces Bowl