Big, tall lineman who took over the blindside spot at left tackle in 2015 after backing up two-time all-Mountain West pick and 2015 NFL fourth-round draftee Terry Poole ... Has played in 17 career games with 14 starts.
SENIOR SEASON (2016)
Has been named to the preseason all-Mountain West third team by Athlon Sports.
JUNIOR SEASON (2015)
Started all 14 games at left tackle ... Was one of three Aztecs to make their first start on the offensive line ... Started the opener vs. San Diego for the first time of his career, playing every snap at left tackle ... Also started at California, vs. South Alabama, at Penn State, vs. Fresno State, at Hawai`i, at San José State, against Utah State, at Colorado State, vs. Wyoming, at UNLV, against Nevada, vs. Air Force in the Mountain West Championship game and against Cincinnati in the Hawai`i Bowl.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014)
Played in three games during his sophomore campaign ... Made his first collegiate appearance in the opener vs. Northern Arizona ... Also played in conference games at Fresno State and vs. San José State.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2013)
Did not play during his freshman season.
REDSHIRT SEASON (2012)
Redshirted his first year with the Aztecs.
Former tight end who switched to offensive lineman during his junior year ... Named to the 2011 Cal-Hi Sports all-state football team ... Three-star offensive lineman by Rivals.com and Scout.com and ESPN.com ... Ranked No. 70 among the 2012 ESPNU top California recruits list ... Earned a Scouts, Inc. grade of 77.
Kwayde Ryan Miller was born Dec. 11, 1993, in Ramona, Calif. ... Son of Karl and Kristie Miller ... Also played basketball and was on the track & field team at Ramona High ... Had offers from Wisconsin, Oregon, Oregon State, Washington State, UNLV and Colorado State ... Majoring in social science.