48   Mike Kritikos
Mike Kritikos

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Addison, IL

High School:
Addison Trail

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 225

Position:
DE

Experience:
1L


2008: Saw action in all 13 games as a defensive end. Totaled 10 tackles, including six solo and three for loss. Forced a fumble on a tackle for loss in the Western Michigan game (9-6), allowing NIU to recover the ball and score a touchdown. Set a career-high with three tackles, one for loss, against Central Michigan (11-12). Made two stops against Eastern Michigan (9-27), including one TFL. Tallied at least one tackle in seven games.

2007: Did not appear in any games.

2006: Played in one game and made one tackle on the season. Saw action for three defensive plays and was credited with a tackle in his collegiate debut vs. Indiana State.

2005: Redshirted.

High School: First team All-West Suburban Gold Conference and team captain for 8-3 conference champion. Played linebacker and tight end during prep career. Helped team to conference co-championship as a sophomore. Part of perfect 9-0 conference championship team as a freshman.

Personal: Born Jan. 26, 2007. Business administration major. Parents are Peter and Katerina Kritikos. Aspires to open up his own fitness center.


KRITIKOS' CAREER DEFENSIVE STATISTICS

Year G/GS Solo Assist Total TFL-Yds. Sk.-Yds. FF/FR Int/PBU
2006 1/0 1 0 1 0-0 0-0 0/0 0/0
2007 0/0
0
0
0
0-0
0-0
0/0
0/0
2008 13/0 6 4 10 3-8 0-0 1/0 0/0
Career 14/0 7 4
11 3-8 0-0 1/0 0/0

KRITIKOS' CAREER GAME HIGHS
Tackles: 3, vs. Central Michigan, 11-12-08
TFL: 1, three times, last vs. Central Michiga, 11-12-08