Gabe Miller

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Gabe Miller
Gabe Miller Oregon State.jpg
Miller playing at Oregon State in 2009.
Free agent
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-12-05) December 5, 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth: Colorado
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
High school: Lake Oswego (OR)
College: Oregon State
NFL draft: 2011 / Round: 5 / Pick: 140
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Unrestricted Free Agent
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
Tackles: 4
Quarterback sacks: 0.0
Forced fumbles: 0
Stats at

Gabe Miller (born December 5, 1987) is an American football linebacker that is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the fifth round of the 2011 NFL Draft. Miller played college football as a defensive end and tight end at Oregon State University.[1]

He has also been a member of the Seattle Seahawks, Chicago Bears, and Washington Redskins.

Professional career[edit]

Kansas City Chiefs[edit]

Miller was selected by the Kansas City Chiefs in the fifth round of the 2011 NFL Draft.[2] Having played the defensive end position in college, he was converted to a linebacker.

Seattle Seahawks[edit]

On September 7, 2012, Miller was signed to the practice squad of the Seattle Seahawks, where he moved to the tight end position.[3]

Chicago Bears[edit]

Miller was signed to the Bears practice squad after the departure of Dedrick Epps.[4] On June 4, 2013, Miller was suspended for four games by the league for violating the league's substance policy.[5] He was eventually released on August 25, 2013.[6]

Washington Redskins[edit]

On December 24, 2013, Miller was signed to the practice squad of the Washington Redskins.[7] He signed a reserve/future contract with the team on December 31, 2013.[8] After spending the last two years playing tight end, the Redskins converted him back to the outside linebacker position.[9] On September 27, 2014, he was waived by the Redskins, but re-signed to their practice squad on September 29.[10][11] He was promoted to the active roster on December 6.[12]

On May 4, 2015, he was waived by the Redskins.[13]


  1. ^ Smith, Michael (June 4, 2013). "Bears’ Gabe Miller suspended four games for PEDs". Retrieved 2014-05-31. 
  2. ^ Gabe Miller Is The Kansas City Chiefs Second Pick Of The Fifth Round Of The 2011 NFL Draft
  3. ^ Former Chiefs LB Gabe Miller Signs With Seahawks, Now Plays Offense
  4. ^ Larry Mayer. "Write Now Blog | Bears sign Gabe Miller to practice squad". Retrieved 2012-09-17. 
  5. ^ "Bears TE Miller suspended for four games". Yahoo! Sports. 2013-06-04. Retrieved 2013-06-04. 
  6. ^ Mayer, Larry (2013-08-25). "Bears waive 14 players; roster now stands at 76". Chicago Bears. Retrieved 2013-08-25. 
  7. ^ Tinsman, Brian (December 24, 2013). "Redskins Revamp Linebacker Corps". Retrieved 2013-12-26. 
  8. ^ Keim, John (December 31, 2013). "Redskins sign seven players". Retrieved 2014-01-01. 
  9. ^ Czarda, Stephen (August 21, 2014). "Gabe Miller's Transition Highlighted By Sack". Retrieved 2014-09-01. 
  10. ^ Wilkening, Mike (September 27, 2014). "Agent: Washington waives LB Gabe Miller". Retrieved 2014-09-27. 
  11. ^ Jones, Mike. "Redskins add tackle Terren Jones to practice squad (updated)". Washington Post. Retrieved 30 September 2014. 
  12. ^ Jones, Mike (December 6, 2014). "OLB Gabe Miller promoted from practice squad to Redskins’ 53-man roster". Retrieved 2014-12-07. 
  13. ^ Keim, John (May 4, 2015). "Redskins cut 13 players, start adding UDFAs". Retrieved 2015-05-04. 

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