Mike Miller (Canadian football)

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Mike Miller
Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Date of birth (1989-03-15) March 15, 1989 (age 28)
Place of birth Riverview, New Brunswick
Career information
Status Active
CFL status National
Position(s) FB
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 215 lb (98 kg)
University Acadia
High school Riverview
CFL draft 2011 / Undrafted
Career history
As player
20112016 Edmonton Eskimos
2017–present Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Career highlights and awards
Career stats

Mike Miller (born March 15, 1989) is a Canadian football fullback for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League. He also played for the Edmonton Eskimos for six years and became a Grey Cup champion in 2015. He played CIS football with the Acadia Axemen.

Professional career[edit]

Edmonton Eskimos[edit]

Miller was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Edmonton Eskimos on May 18, 2011.[1] He primarily played on special teams over his tenure with the Eskimos, while seeing some playing time on defense as well, registering six defensive tackles from 2011 to 2015.[2][3] He won his first Grey Cup championship in 2015 where he had one special teams tackle in the game.[4]

He led the league in special teams tackles in 2016 with 27, despite only playing in 16 games. He was released by the Eskimos on March 1, 2017.[5] He dressed in 104 games with the Eskimos, registering 116 special teams tackles.[6]

Winnipeg Blue Bombers[edit]

Two days after his release from Edmonton, Miller signed with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on March 3, 2017.[7]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Esks ink ex-Axeman; sign linebacker". CFL.ca. 2017-03-03. Retrieved 2017-03-03. 
  2. ^ "Defense stats 2011". CFL.ca. 2017-03-03. Retrieved 2017-03-03. 
  3. ^ "Eskimos release top CFL special-teams tackler". edmontonjournal.com. 2017-03-01. Retrieved 2017-03-03. 
  4. ^ "Grey Cup 103 boxscore". CFL.ca. 2015-11-29. Retrieved 2017-03-03. 
  5. ^ "Eskimos release national fullback Miller". CFL.ca. 2017-03-01. Retrieved 2017-03-01. 
  6. ^ "Edmonton Eskimos release special-teams dynamo Mike Miller after six seasons". cfjctoday.com. 2017-03-01. Retrieved 2017-03-03. 
  7. ^ "Bombers add FB Mike Miller". bluebombers.com. 2017-03-03. Retrieved 2017-03-03. 

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