Starting long snapper who provides effort, leadership and intensity on every play.
2010: Named MSU Special Teams Player of the Year in 2010 ... Handled long snapping duties for all 11 games ... Accounted for 3 total tackles at Kansas State (9/11/10) to earn MSU Special Teams Player of the Week ... Forced a fumble in season opener against Eastern Kentucky (9/3/10) ... Bears were 43-for-43 on extra points in 2010.
Fort Scott CC: Rated as one of the top-12 long snappers in the nation by Scout.com, Mueller was part of coach Jeff Sims' Fort Scott (Kan.) Community College squad that was 11-1 in 2009 and finished as national runners-up ... The Greyhounds were 7-0 in the Jayhawk Conference and Region VI champions.
High School: Was a four-year starter for Paola High School and coach Mike Dumpert ... Saw time at linebacker, defensive end, running back and long snapper ... Also competed in track and field, throwing the javelin and shot put.
Personal: Kaleb Dane Mueller was born 11/21/89 in Olathe, Kan. ... Son of Jason and Marilyn Mueller of Paola, Kan. ... Plans to major in Administrative Management (3.11 GPA) ... Has one sister, Briana.