Schwartz in the 2012 NFL season.
|No. 72 Cleveland Browns|
|Date of birth:June 8, 1989|
|Place of birth: Pacific Palisades, California|
|High School: Pacific Palisades (CA) Charter|
|Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)||Weight: 318 lb (144 kg)|
|NFL Draft: 2012 / Round: 2 / Pick: 37|
|Debuted in 2012 for the Cleveland Browns|
|* Cleveland Browns ( 2012–present)|
|Roster status: Active|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2012|
High school careerEdit
Schwartz attended the University of California, Berkeley from 2007 to 2011. He started all 51 games during his career at either left or right tackle. He was a member of the Jewish Sports Review’s 2010 College Football All-America team.
Schwartz was drafted in the 2nd round (37th overall) by the Cleveland Browns in the 2012 draft. He started all 16 games of his rookie year at right tackle.
Schwartz is Jewish, and was raised in Conservative Judaism. His brother, Geoff Schwartz, currently plays in the National Football League for the Minnesota Vikings. Schwartz is the son of Olivia (Goodkin) and Lee Schwartz.
- ↑ "Mitchell Schwartz". Yahoo! Sports. http://rivals.yahoo.com/ncaa/football/recruiting/player-Mitchell-Schwartz-39043. Retrieved March 14, 2013.
- ↑ Doerschuk, Steve (April 28, 2012). "Draft Day 2: Browns hit trenches, get linemen". CantonRep.com. http://www.cantonrep.com/browns/x206663877/Draft-Day-2-Browns-hit-trenches-get-linemen. Retrieved March 14, 2013.
- ↑ "Cleveland Takes Mitchell Schwartz in Second Round of 2012 NFL Draft". Calbears.com. April 27, 2012. http://www.calbears.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/042712aab.html. Retrieved March 14, 2013.
- ↑ "Mitchell Schwartz, California, NFL Draft". CBSSports.com. http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/draft/players/historical/1273002. Retrieved March 14, 2013.
- ↑ Ungar, Batya. Friday Night Lights: Geoff and Mitchell Schwartz Are the First Jewish Brothers in the NFL Since 1923. Tablet Magazine. http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-news-and-politics/103064/friday-night-lights-2. Retrieved March 14, 2013.
- ↑ Person, Joseph. "Pair of Panthers' brothers are strong line prospects". Newsobserver.com. http://www.newsobserver.com/2012/02/24/1879446/pair-of-panthers-brothers-are.html. Retrieved March 14, 2013.
- ↑ "Browns tackle line problems with a Jew". Cleveland Jewish News. April 30, 2012. http://www.clevelandjewishnews.com/features/sports/local_sports/article_b2a19df8-9308-11e1-9176-0019bb2963f4.html. Retrieved March 14, 2013.