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Mike Jenkins Athlete Profile

#79 Mike Jenkins

Mike Jenkins
Position: Center Height: 6-7 Weight: 340 Roster Years: 1989-1991 Hometown: Castro Valleu, CA


Parents are Mike and Anita...recruited by Southern California, Florida, Ohio State and Tennessee...majoring in business.

Before BYU

Graduated from Castro Valley High in 1984...didn't play high school football...lettere in track, golf and soccer...was an all-league performed in track in the shot and discus...coached by Terry Cagannan (USU).

Other College

Attended Chabot College in Hayward, California...was named most outstanding lineman in the conference...first team All-Northern California and second team All-America.

1989 | Redshirt Year

Had knee surgery halfway through spring practice but returned to block well for Ty Detmer in the spring game...redshirted.

1990 | Junior Year

Saw backup action...anchored the line for PATs...played some at center.