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Gus Mustakas

| | College: Pittsburgh
 
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2007 Season

Missed all but two games due to a left knee injury (ACL) sustained in the Sept. 8 Grambling game … took a medical redshirt … started opening two games at DT and had 11 tackles and two TFLs … had a career-high six tackles vs. Grambling before getting injured … before the injury, had played in 25 consecutive games.

2006 Season

Moved to defensive tackle after playing end in '05 … started all 12 games and collected 24 tackles … also had to his credit a nine-yard INT for a score (vs. Toledo), a forced fumble and fumble recovery … broke open the game vs. Toledo by picking off a screen pass and returning it for a TD to put Pitt up 14-0 … it was the first TD by a defensive lineman for Pitt since 1999 … had a career-high four tackles vs. West Virginia … included in his tackle total was a two-yard TFL … had two stops, forced a fumble and recovered it vs. The Citadel … had two tackles, a QB hurry and a TFL assist vs. Virginia.

2005 Season

Played in all 11 games as a reserve defensive end … second on the team with three sacks … recorded a sack in three consecutive games (Cincinnati, South Florida and Syracuse) … had seven tackles on the year and three pass breakups … had a season-high two tackles against both South Florida and West Virginia.

High School

First team All-Florida Class 2A selection as a defensive lineman … starter at both defensive tackle and tight end for Chaminade-Madonna … Sun-Sentinel All-Broward County selection on both sides of the ball … Mustakas became only the second player in Broward history to earn two-way all-county honors … offensively compiled 30 pancake blocks and 10 receptions for 249 yards (24.9 avg.) with three touchdowns … had 64 tackles and five sacks on defense … also was the holder on placekicks … team captain … team went 24-2 (.930) his final two seasons … led team to an 11-1 record and the semifinals of the Florida Class 2A playoffs his senior season … as a junior Mustakas helped the Lions to the state championship with a 13-1 mark … Chaminade-Madonna was voted the top team in the state (all classifications) by a panel of sportswriters in 2003 … selected to play in the Broward-Dade County All-Star Game … played under Coach Mark Guandolo … also participated in baseball, wrestling and track and field … was a Life Leader in his Christian ministry.

Personal

Gus James Mustakas, born 4/15/87, is the son of Jim and Caryn Mustakas … has one sister … communication and rhetoric major.

 
 

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