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Mike Muehlmann Athlete Profile

#95 Mike Muehlmann

Position: Defensive Line Height: 6-4 Weight: 268 Roster Years: 2009-2011 Hometown: American Fork, UT Last School: American Fork High School


  • Parents are Paul and Janet
  • Married to wife Kara
  • Has three brothers and sisters
  • Older brother Chris played for BYU
  • Served in the Texas San Antonio Spanish-speaking Mission
  • Eagle Scout
  • Majoring in construction management

Before BYU

  • A Salt Lake Tribune and Deseret News First-Team All-State selection
  • Earned Deseret News First-Team All-Region honors
  • Daily Herald Elite 11 selection
  • Played tight end, defensive line and quarterback in high school
  • Had 10.5 sacks and 73 tackles playing defensive end as a senior
  • Caught 30 passes for 350 yards and four touchdowns as a tight end his senior year
  • Seven-time academic all-region honoree
  • A heavyweight wrestler
  • Placed sixth in the 4A state tournament as a junior
  • Ran track as a freshman, sophomore and junior competing in the javelin, discus and 400 meters
  • Originally committed to Utah
  • Recruited by Utah, Colorado, Utah State and Southern Utah

2010 | Freshman Year

  • Earned letterman honors as a freshman
  • Played in 13 games, starting three
  • MWC Scholar-Athlete
  • Academic All-MWC
  • Totaled 96 yards and six receptions on the season
  • Had six games with one catch apiece
  • Had a 26-yard catch at Colorado State and a 22-yard reception vs. New Mexico

2011 | Sophomore Year

  • Played in eight games
  • Switched to defensive line at start of the year but also saw some time at tight end later in the year due to injured tight ends
  • Recorded two tackles, one sack and forced a fumble vs. UCF
  • Had one sack at Hawai'i