Draft Scout Snapshot:DS Rating on 9/1/09: #15 TE, #272/750 Overall, Projected Rd: 7-FA 2008: 13 GP; 6 GS; Rec: 9-120-13.3-1 2007: 13 GP; 2 GS; Rec: 7-91-13-1; In the 2007 season-opener against Florida International, Shuler grabbed his first career pass and ran it into the end zone for a 17-yard touchdown. Playing in every game on offense and special teams, Shuler has made significant strides, improving as a receiver and blocker. Earned starts against Buffalo, Iowa and Wisconsin. He saw action on 434 plays, led by 68 in the win over Notre Dame. 2006: In his first season on the field, Shuler gained experience at tight end and fullback and saw action in several games. 2005: Redshirt season. Personal: Father, Mickey Sr., was a standout tight end for the Nittany Lions, earning letters from 1975-77. He was selected by the New York Jets in the third round of the 1976 NFL Draft and enjoyed a highly successful career with the Jets (1978-89) and Philadelphia Eagles (1990-91).
Post-Draft Outlook: A closer look at the Vikings' picks: Round 7/214 -- Mickey Shuler Jr., TE, 6-4, 247 pounds, Penn State: The son of the former NFL tight end by the same name, Shuler does posses receiving ability but it's not going to be easy to crack this roster. - by The Sports Xchange
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Draft Scout Mickey Shuler News
01/03/13 - TE Mickey Shuler was signed to a contract for 2013 by the Raiders.
10/17/12 - TE Mickey Shuler was added to the Raiders' practice squad, and OT Nick Mondek was released.
07/28/12 - TE Mickey Shuler passed his physical and was cleared to begin practicing.
07/28/12 - TE Mickey Shuler failed his physical and was declared active/non-football injury by the Vikings.