Mike Mohamed

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Mike Mohamed
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Mohamed in the 2014 NFL preseason.
Free agent
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Born: (1988-03-11) March 11, 1988 (age 30)
Brawley, California
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 238 lb (108 kg)
Career information
High school: Brawley (CA) Union
College: California
NFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 6 / Pick: 189
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
  • 2010 First Team Pac-10 10 All Academic Team
  • 2009 All-Pac-10 First Team
  • 2009 First Team Pac-10 10 All Academic Team
  • 2008 All-Pac-10 Honorable Mention
  • 2008 First Team Pac-10 10 All Academic Team
Career NFL statistics
Tackles: 72
Quarterback sacks: 0.0
Interceptions: 1
Player stats at NFL.com

Michael Patrick "Mike" Mohamed (born March 11, 1988) is an American football linebacker who is s free agent. He was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the sixth round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at California.

He has also played for the Jacksonville Jaguars, Tennessee Titans, Houston Texans, and New Orleans Saints.

Professional career[edit]


Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt Arm length Hand size 40-yard dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert jump Broad BP
6 ft 3 in
(1.91 m)
239 lb
(108 kg)
33 in
(0.84 m)
9 12 in
(0.24 m)
4.65 s 1.67 s 2.73 s 4.00 s 6.70 s 32 in
(0.81 m)
9 ft 7 in
(2.92 m)
21 reps
All values from 2011 NFL Scouting Combine.[1][1][2]

Denver Broncos[edit]

Mohamed in 2011

Mohamed was drafted with the 24th pick of the 6th round, 189th overall, by the Denver Broncos in the 2011 NFL draft. He was released by the Denver Broncos on September 22, 2011, but was signed to the practice squad the next day. He was signed back to the active roster on November 29.[3]

He was signed back on to the practice squad on October 2, 2012 and released again.

Jacksonville Jaguars[edit]

Mohamed was signed to the Jacksonville Jaguars' practice squad on September 13, 2012. On September 26, 2012, he was released from the practice squad.

Houston Texans[edit]

Mohamed signed a future contract with the Houston Texans on January 25, 2013.

During week 11 of the 2014 season, Mohamed intercepted a tipped pass thrown by Brian Hoyer of the Cleveland Browns.

New Orleans Saints[edit]

Mohamed signed a contract with the New Orleans Saints on November 4, 2015.[4] He was waived by the Saints on November 10, 2015.[5]

Personal life[edit]

He is of Punjabi Mexican American heritage, as his great grandfather was an immigrant from the Punjab who settled in California in the 1900s.[6][7]


  1. ^ a b "Mike Mohamed, DS #11 LB, Cal". nfldraftscout.com. Retrieved 2011-04-30. 
  2. ^ "NFL Events: Combine Player Profiles - Mike Mohamed". nfl.com. Retrieved 2011-04-30. 
  3. ^ "Broncos add McCarthy, Mohamed to active roster". Denver Post. 2011-11-29. Retrieved 2011-12-15. 
  4. ^ "Saints sign former Texans linebacker Mike Mohamed". Chron.com. 2015-11-04. Retrieved 2015-11-04. 
  5. ^ http://www.battleredblog.com/2015/11/11/9714388/saints-waive-former-texans-ilb-mike-mohamed-will-he-return-to-houston
  6. ^ Jayasri Majumdar Hart. "Roots in the sand". PBS. 
  7. ^ "Broncos Blog: Rookie Bio - Mike Mohamed". broncosarebest. 

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