Mike Humpal

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Mike Humpal
No. --     Free Agent
Personal information
Date of birth: (1985-02-17) February 17, 1985 (age 29)
Place of birth: New Hampton, Iowa
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 244 lb (111 kg)
Career information
College: Iowa
NFL Draft: 2008 / Round: 6 / Pick: 188
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com

Personal life[edit]

Michael Humpal (born February 17, 1985 in New Hampton, Iowa) is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League in the sixth round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He played college football at Iowa. He was born to the parents of Reggie and Nancy Humpal.

College career[edit]

He recorded 49 tackles in 2006 as a junior, and had a breakout season in his senior season (2007) recording 123 tackles, 5.5 tackles for a loss, and 3 interceptions.

Professional career[edit]

Pittsburgh Steelers[edit]

Humpal was injured when the Steelers cut him, and no teams signed him, he was once again picked up by the Steelers and placed on Injured reserve.[1] He played college football at Iowa. Nicknamed 'Turd Furgeson' by his teammates. The origin of the nickname remains unknown.

On February 26, 2009, Humpal was released by the Steelers.


  1. ^ Bouchette, Ed (2008-09-07). "Humpal is back". Ed Bouchette on the Steelers: Team likely to rue offseason (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette). Retrieved 2008-09-07. 

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