Mike Person

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Mike Person
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Person in the 2012 preseason.
No. 68 Atlanta Falcons
Position: Guard
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-06-17) June 17, 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth: Glendive, Montana
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 299 lb (136 kg)
Career information
High school: Glendive (MT) Dawson Co.
College: Montana State
NFL draft: 2011 / Round: 7 / Pick: 239
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2016
Games played: 17
Games started: 0
Stats at NFL.com

Michael Sean "Mike" Person (born May 17, 1988) is an American football offensive guard who is currently a member of the Atlanta Falcons. He was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the seventh round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at Montana State.

Person has also been a member of the Indianapolis Colts, Seattle Seahawks, and St. Louis Rams.

Early years[edit]

He was two-time offensive lineman of the year in high school. He was named team MVP in his senior year.[1]

College career[edit]

He was selected as an honorable mention all-conference team in 2010. [1]

Professional career[edit]

Person was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the seventh round of the 2011 NFL Draft.[2] He was released by the 49ers on Aug 31, 2012.[3]

He was signed off waivers by the Indianapolis Colts on September 1, 2012.[4] The Colts waived Person on September 10, 2012.[5]

Person was added to the Seattle Seahawks practice squad on September 13, 2012.[6] He was promoted to the active roster on Oct 30, 2012.[7]

Person was released by the Seahawks on September 14, 2013 and was then claimed off waivers by the St. Louis Rams on September 17.[8]

Person signed with the Falcons as a free agent on March 10, 2015.[9][10]


  1. ^ a b "Montana State Bobcats Profile". msubobcats.com. 
  2. ^ "2011 NFL Draft: Michael Person Projections, Putting It All Together". Ninersnation.com. Jun 3, 2011. Retrieved March 11, 2015. 
  3. ^ "49ers Release 21 Players; Trade S Jones". 49ers.com. August 31, 2012. Retrieved March 11, 2015. 
  4. ^ Dunlevy, Nate (Sep 1, 2012). "Indianapolis Colts Roster Cuts Review: Plenty of Work Left to Do". Bleacher Report. Retrieved March 11, 2015. 
  5. ^ Wilson, Josh (Sep 10, 2012). "Colts Sign OL Trai Essex, Release Mike Person And A.Q. Shipley". stampedeblue.com. Retrieved March 11, 2015. 
  6. ^ Farnsworth, Clare (September 13, 2012). "Thursday in Hawkville: Be it Hebron or Hepeloni, by any name Fangupo is a load". Seahawks.com. Retrieved March 11, 2015. 
  7. ^ "Seahawks place Ben Obomanu on I.R., promote Jermaine Kearse, Mike Person to active roster". seattle.sbnation.com. Oct 30, 2012. Retrieved March 11, 2015. 
  8. ^ Crabtree, Curtis (September 17, 2013). "Rams pick up tackle Mike Person off waivers from Seattle". Pro Football Talk. Retrieved March 11, 2015. 
  9. ^ White, R.J. "Falcons, Mike Person agree to deal". CBSSports.com. CBS Interactive. Retrieved 10 March 2015. 
  10. ^ Adams, Jay (March 11, 2015). "Falcons Agree to Terms with Four Players". AtlantaFalcons.com. Retrieved March 11, 2015. 

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