Honors & Awards
» Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2018; Spring 2019)
2019 Season Outlook
Redshirt freshman Cade Mueller will look to compete for playing time on Nebraska’s special teams units in 2019. Mueller will provide depth at long snapper, where Chase Urbach returns for his senior season in 2019.
Mueller joined the Nebraska program as a walk-on from Gretna High School, where he earned honorable-mention all-state accolades. Mueller excelled in his first year in the classroom, compiling a 3.538 grade-point average as a mechanical engineering major. He was also a Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll member both semesters of his freshman year.
Mueller gained valuable experience behind a pair of veteran long snappers while utilizing his redshirt season in 2018.
Before Nebraska (Gretna HS)
Mueller joined the Nebraska football program as a walk-on out of Gretna High School. As a senior in 2017, Mueller was an honorable-mention all-state selection by the Omaha World-Herald, as he helped pave the way for a Gretna team that reached the Class B semifinals. On the defensive side of the ball, Mueller recorded 40 total tackles, including three sacks. He racked up 14 tackles as a junior in 2016.
Mueller is the son of Todd and Lisa Mueller, and he was born on June 1, 1999. Mueller is majoring in mechanical engineering. He volunteered his time with Husker Heroes, the Nebraska Football Road Race and local hospital visits.