Former UMass wide receiver, Marken Michel entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent, who was signed by the Minnesota Vikings in 2016.
He has now played for four NFL teams including Philadelphia Eagles, Carolina Panthers, and now the Washington Commanders.
Before going pro, Michel started his career at American Heritage High School in Plantation, Florida. Whiles on the school team, he played as a utility player (receiver and safety).
During his senior season, he had 27 receptions, which he turned into 607 yards and eight touchdowns. Michel was a Broward Bowl All-Star in his senior year.
After a successful high school career, Michel enrolled at the University of Massachusetts, where he spent four seasons with the UMass Minutemen.
During his senior season, he had 27 receptions, which he turned into 607 yards and eight touchdowns.
As a true freshman, Michel participated in three games and recorded three catches for a total of 31 yards and one score. In the very first game of the season, which was held at Holy Cross, he participated in his very first college game.
Who Is Marken Michel’s Brother, Sony Michel?
Marken Michel has three siblings. His half-sister Lamise and two brothers, Sony and Allen.
Sony Michel, the younger brother of Michel plays as a running back for the Los Angeles Chargers. He won the Super Bowl LIII during his time with the New England Patriots.
Sony scored the game’s only touchdown. Sony is currently married to Lulu Rodrigues. They have a daughter together and are currently waiting for their second child.