Tyler Moeller
Tyler  Moeller

RS Senior

Cincinnati, OH

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 210




Buckeye Bits: versatile defender whose receipt of a sixth year of eligibility from the NCAA is a welcome plus for the Silver Bullets ... has played both linebacker and strong safety at Ohio State ... possesses quality speed ... physical and likes to hit ... 46 career tackles

2010: returned after a year off recovering from a head trauma ... team-best 7 tackles vs. Marshall, with a sack and two TFL (-10) ... also forced a Herd fumble ... 6 tackles vs. Miami ... interception, fumble recovery and TFL against Ohio ... 3 tackles and a pass breakup vs. Eastern Michigan ... first-half injury forced him from Illinois game ... torn pectoral muscle required surgery ... Big Ten player of week: Marshall ... defensive player of week: Ohio ... Jack Tatum big hit: Marshall ... academic all-Big Ten ... third-year letterman

2009 (Junior): missed the entire season recovering from an assault and subsequent brain trauma suffered during the summer

2008 (Sophomore): reserve among the linebackers ... dangerous on the special units ... 18 tackles for season ... team-best six tackles in opener with Youngstown ... earned his first start at Illinois, recording seven tackles, two TFL and forcing an Illini fumble ... three tackles vs. Michigan ... Attack Force award: Illinois ... second-year letterman

2007 (Freshman): worked as a reserve linebacker ... strong performer on special teams ... eight tackles for the season ... blocked a Youngstown State punt ... special teams dog tags: Youngstown State, Wisconsin ... first-year letterman

2006 (Redshirt): redshirted as a member of the scout team, but was impressive in practice

High School: 2005 Ohio Division I Defensive Player of the Year ... totaled 123 tackles, including 15.5 sacks and 29 tackles for loss, as a senior and forced two fumbles ... Ohio's 2005 Southwest District Player of the Year ... Ohio North-South All-Star selection ... helped lead Colerain to the 2004 Ohio Division I state title and 15-0 record

Personal: son of Mike and Amy Moeller ... a family resource management major at Ohio State ... 2010 academic all-Big Ten