Mike Humpal

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Mike Humpal
Personal information
Born: (1985-02-17) February 17, 1985 (age 34)
New Hampton, Iowa
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight:244 lb (111 kg)
Career information
High school:New Hampton (IA)
NFL Draft:2008 / Round: 6 / Pick: 188
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Michael Humpal (born February 17, 1985) is a former American football linebacker. He was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League in the sixth round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He was part of the Steelers' victory over the Arizona Cardinals in Super Bowl XLIII. He played college football at Iowa. As a second career after football, he graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic and currently practices as Michael J Humpal, DC in North Liberty, IA at Humpal Chiropractic. [1]

Personal life[edit]

He was born in New Hampton, Iowa to Reggie and Nancy Humpal. He attended New Hampton High School, where he was an Elite-Team All-State player in football, 2-time state wrestling champion and 2-time state runner-up 110 meter high hurdler and 5th place state discus thrower in track and field.[2]

College career[edit]

He recorded 49 tackles in 2006 as a junior, and had a breakout senior season (2007) recording 123 tackles, 5.5 tackles for a loss, and 3 interceptions.

Professional career[edit]

Humpal was injured when the Steelers cut him, and no teams signed him, he was once again picked up by the Steelers and placed on Injured reserve.[3] He played college football at Iowa.

On February 26, 2009, Humpal was released by the Steelers.


  1. ^ (October 2017) Humpal Chiropractic, LLC
  2. ^ Sullivan, Jim (November 7, 2002). "Oelwein's high-flying offense downs No. 7 New Hampton". Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier. Retrieved September 8, 2014.
  3. ^ Bouchette, Ed (2008-09-07). "Humpal is back". Ed Bouchette on the Steelers: Team likely to rue offseason. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved 2008-09-07.

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