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NFL: Seattle 31, Oakland 21

SEATTLE, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- Rookie Mike Teel threw two touchdown passes Thursday and the Seattle Seahawks completed a perfect exhibition season by downing Oakland 31-21.

COL FB: Rutgers 29, N.C. State 23

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Dec. 29 (UPI) -- Mike Teel passed for 319 yards and two touchdowns Monday to give Rutgers a 29-23 win over North Carolina State in the Papajohns.com Bowl.

COL FB: Rutgers 54, Pittsburgh 34

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Mike Teel passed for a single-game school record six touchdowns and 361 yards Saturday, fueling Rutgers' 54-34 upset of 17th-ranked Pittsburgh.

COL FB: Rutgers 30, South Florida 27

PISCATAWAY, N.J., Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Mike Teel's 69-yard, third-quarter scoring pass to Tiquan Underwood put Rutgers in front Thursday and the Scarlet Knights beat No. 3 South Florida, 30-27.

COL FB: Rutgers 59, Norfolk State 0

PISCATAWAY, N.J., Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Mike Teel passed for three touchdowns and Ray Rice ran for three Saturday, as the 13th-ranked Rutgers Scarlet Knights beat Norfolk State, 59-0.

COL FB: Rutgers 41, Navy 24

PISCATAWAY, N.J., Sept. 7 (UPI) -- Mike Teel threw for three touchdowns and Ray Rice scored three times Friday night as No. 16 Rutgers wore down Navy, 41-24.

COL FB: Rutgers 37, Kansas State 10

HOUSTON, Dec. 29 (UPI) -- Mike Teel threw two touchdown passes Thursday night as Rutgers drubbed Kansas State, 37-10, at the Texas Bowl in Houston.

COL FB: Cincinnati 30, Rutgers 11

CINCINNATI, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- DeAngelo Smith returned an interception 83 yards for a touchdown Saturday as Cincinnati upset No. 8 Rutgers, 30-11.

COL FB: Rutgers 34, Navy 0

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Mike Teel passed for 215 yards and three TDs and Rutgers stopped Navy's top-ranked rushing attack Saturday as the No. 24 Scarlet Knights won, 34-0.
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Mike Teel (born January 6, 1986 in Ramsey, New Jersey) is an American football quarterback for the Seattle Seahawks. He was drafted sixth round in the 2009 NFL Draft. The former starting quarterback for the Rutgers Scarlet Knights. He is a graduate of Don Bosco Prep, where he was all-state his junior and senior years and led Don Bosco to a state championship in the parochial division. He also was the starting varsity quarterback for three straight years. In 2006, along with Brian Leonard, Tiquan Underwood, Eric Foster, and Ray Rice, Teel led Rutgers to a 9-0 start and one of the biggest wins in school history with a victory over Louisville, then ranked #3 nationally by ESPN.

He struggled at the outset of the 2008 campaign by throwing seven interceptions over his first six games as the Scarlet Knights stumbled to a disappointing 1-5 record, but the fifth-year senior rallied and led Rutgers to six straight wins to close out the season along with a fourth straight berth in a college bowl game.

On October 25, 2008, Teel threw 6 touchdown passes for 361 yards against #17 Pittsburgh, a school record. He was chosen as National Player of the Week for the first time in his career.

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