Mike Schneck

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Mike Schneck
Mike Schneck 2008.jpg
Schneck with the Atlanta Falcons in 2008
No. 46
Long snapper
Personal information
Date of birth: (1977-08-04) August 4, 1977 (age 36)
Place of birth: Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 237 lb (108 kg)
Career information
High school: Whitefish Bay (WI)
College: Wisconsin
Undrafted in 1999
Debuted in 1999 for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Last played in 2009 for the Atlanta Falcons
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Games played 159
Tackles 25
Solo tackles 20
Stats at NFL.com

Michael Louis Schneck (born August 4, 1977) is a former American football long snapper who played in the National Football League (NFL) for eleven seasons. He played college football for the University of Wisconsin. He was signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers as an undrafted free agent in 1999, and also played for the Buffalo Bills and Atlanta Falcons.

Early years[edit]

Schneck attended Whitefish Bay High School, where in addition to handling longsnapping duties, he was a two-time All-League linebacker and the team captain and the Team MVP as a senior.

Professional career[edit]

Pittsburgh Steelers[edit]

Beginning in 1999, Schneck spent the first six years of his career as the Steelers' long snapper.

Buffalo Bills[edit]

He was signed as a free agent by the Bills in 2005. Schneck was selected to his first Pro Bowl in 2005, alongside teammate Brian Moorman. He was released by the Bills during final cuts on September 1, 2007.

Atlanta Falcons[edit]

On October 2, 2007, he signed with the Falcons. Schneck announced his retirement from the NFL on March 4, 2010.

Personal[edit]

Married to Amanda, and the two have a daughter, Kylie and sons, Joseph and Samuel.