Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#96 Willie Mobley
Position: Defensive Tackle
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 280
Year: Junior
Hometown: Eden Prairie, Minn.
Experience: 1 Letter

At Arizona: Should compete for role up front in 2012 ... Was to contend for top duty inside in 2011 before off-season knee surgery kept him out of action all year ... Lettered in 2010 with backup play in 10 games, finishing with seven tackles, including a half-sack and 1.5 for losses ... Shared his first sack at WSU ... Season-high two tackles vs. UW and WSU.

Before Arizona: Attended Orange Coast College but did not play in 2009 after transferring from Ohio State, where he redshirted in 2008 ... SuperPrep JUCO 100.

High School: Helped lead the Eagle Empire to Class 5A state titles in undefeated seasons as a junior and senior ... All-state and finalist for Mr. Football Minnesota ... 66 tackles, 21 TFL, 12 sacks as a senior ... Earned All-Lake Conference nods ... PrepNation Midlands Player of Year honors ... EA Sports, PrepStar All-American ... Scout, Rivals, SuperPrep Top 250.

Personal: Son of Roshanak and Willie Mobley ... Mother moved to the U.S. from Iran in 1984 ... Family relocated to Mission Viejo, Calif., in early 2009 ... Majoring in general studies with a focus on economy and industry.

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