Ryan Mueller

245 lbs

Ryan Mueller


Entering his senior season, Ryan Mueller is coming off a 2013 campaign with the Kansas State Wildcats that saw him earn some All-American honors and establish himself as one of the Big 12’s best defensive linemen. At 6-4, 245, he makes up for his lack of bulk with quickness and tenacity, as evidenced by his 18 tackles for loss and 11.5 sacks in 2013. A former walk-on, Mueller has used hard work and a non-stop motor to turn himself into a first-team All-Big 12 player. He enters the 2014 season just 1.5 sacks away from joining the school’s career top-10 list.

High School

Mueller was a letter winner at St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Leawood, Kan., where he was named the Eastern Kansas League Defensive Player of the Year, as well as the Kansas City Metro Defensive Player of the Year. He ear...