|return to roster||#10 Mitch Mustain
WEIGHT: 230 LBS
EXPERIENCE: One Year
ACQUIRED: Assigned in Jan. 2013
2013: Assigned to the SaberCats on 1/4 … DNP on 3/23 @ SA or vs. ORL on 3/29 … Made debut @ ARI on 4/6 and threw first career touchdown pass while completing 2-of-4 passes for 39 yards … DNP on 4/19 vs. SPO, @ NO on 4/27 … Appeared in relief of Russ Michna late in the game vs. CLE on 5/4 … Completed 1-of-3 passes for 24 yards with an interception in relief of Russ Michna vs. TB on 5/10 … Appeared in the fourth quarter on 5/18 @ JAC … DNP on 5/25 vs. UTAH … Completed 14-of-25 passes for 173 yards with three touchdowns and one interception on 6/1 @ SPO … Started and completed 21-of-37 passes for 250 yards and six touchdowns and one interception on 6/8 vs. PIT … DNP @ IOWA on 6/15 … Completed 1-of-5 passes for two yards vs. ARI on 6/22 … DNP @ UTAH on 6/29 … Completed 2-of-4 passes for 37 yards vs. SA on 7/6 … Completed 8-of-14 passes for 102 yards and a touchdown in the second half of the big win @ PIT on 7/13 … DNP vs. PHI on 7/20 … Completed one pass for five yards vs. CHI on 7/27.
2012 AFL: Signed with the Georgia Force, but eventually decided to agree to a minor league baseball deal with the Chicago White Sox prior to the beginning of the season.
Other Professional Experience: 2011: CFL: Spent time with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League in their preseason.
College: Attended the University of Southern California from 2007-10 following his transfer from Arkansas … Appeared in 17 games for USC, mostly in relief … Appeared in eight games for Arkansas … 2010: Appeared in seven games at quarterback, making one start against Notre Dame … Completed 41-of-73 passes for 348 yards with one touchdown and one interception … Also posted a rushing touchdown … 2009: Made two appearances at quarterback and was listed on the depth chart as the backup punter … 2008: Saw action in eight games, completing 11-of-16 passes for 157 yards with a pair of touchdowns and interceptions … 2007: Sat out his sophomore season due to NCAA transfer regulations … 2006: Started eight games as a true freshman for the Arkansas Razorbacks, appearing in 12 … Entered Arkansas as one of the most heralded recruits in the country … Made eight starts for the Razorbacks and threw for 894 yards with ten touchdowns.
Personal: Majored in international relations at USC … He and former Trojan teammate Damian Williams founded a campus Bible study group, Generate USC … Some of his artwork was displayed at the 2010 “Artletics” on-campus exhibit that featured the works of USC student-athletes … Attended Springdale (Ark.) High … Named the 2005 Gatorade, USA Today and Parade Magazine National Player of the Year, as well as an EA Sports All-American, Rivals.com All-American, Scout.com All-American first team, Arkansas Associated Press Super Team, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette All-Arkansas Co-Offensive Player of the Year and Northwest Arkansas Morning News Player of the Year as a senior … Completed 190-of-270 passes (70.4%) for 3,817 yards (an Arkansas Class 5A season record) with 47 touchdowns and just six interceptions in 2005, as well as rushed for 141 yards on 30 carries with seven touchdowns. He led Springdale to a 14-0 record, the state championship and a No. 2 national ranking in 2005 … As a junior in 2004, he was 139-of-222 (64.7%) for 2,169 yards with 20 passing scores and only five interceptions … Also ran for 350 yards and 14 touchdowns, as Springdale went 12-1 and advanced to the Class 5A semifinals.