MyCole Pruitt is a tight end with the National Football League’s Atlanta Falcons. He weighs 111 kg and stands 1.88 meters tall. He participated in football at Kirkwood High School during his high school years. He was a first-team tight end in 2009 and three-time All-Conference defensive end.
From 2010 through 2014, he participated in NCAA football for the Southern Illinois Salukis at Southern Illinois University. For his redshirt season in 2010, SIU awarded him the Offensive Scout Player of the Week for the week preceding the Quincy game. Both as a junior and a senior, he was named an FCS All-American.
At SIU, he concluded his collegiate football career as the tight end with the most career receptions, receiving yards, and touchdowns in the MVFC. He received a bachelor’s degree in industrial technology in December 2014. In the fifth round of the 2015 NFL Draft, the Minnesota Vikings selected Pruitt. The Tennessee Titans acquired his services in September 2018.
He joined the San Francisco 49ers in June 2021. On August 31, 2021, he was freed. He committed to the Atlanta Falcons on August 8, 2022. He rejoined the practice squad after being released on August 30. He was added to the active roster on October 15, 2022, in time for the San Francisco 49ers matchup in week six.
How Much Does MyCole Pruitt Make?
MyCole Pruitt earns an average annual salary of $358,200 from the Falcons.