Michael Daley
Defensive End 45
235 lbs.
Last School
Lone Peak HS
Roster Years

Pronunciation: Daily


BYU Highlights

  • Enters 2022 as redshirt freshman
  • Member of scout team during redshirt season in 2021


  • Missionary Service: Served a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Montevideo, Uruguay and Vancouver, Washington (2019-21)
  • Fluent in Spanish
  • Parents are Neal and Julie
  • Wife's name is Abbie, married in 2021
  • Dad, Neal, played linebacker at BYU (1993-95)
  • Uncle, Taysom Hill, played quarterback at BYU (2012-16) and is currently with the New Orleans Saints
  • Uncle, David Nixon, played linebacker at BYU (2003, 2006-08)
  • Uncle, Craig Bills, played defensive back at BYU (2009, 2012-14)
  • Enjoys boating in his free time

Before BYU

  • A three-star recruit from 247 Sports
  • Helped Lone Peak to 2018 state championship as a senior
  • Named Deseret News 6A MVP in 2018
  • A first-team all-region selection in 2017
  • Posted 76 tackles as a senior, including 40.5 tackles for loss, 24.5 sacks and four blocked punts
  • Parents are Neal and Julie
  • Father played linebacker at BYU (1993-95)
  • Coached by Bart Brockbank
  • Also recruited by UCLA, TCU, Utah State, UNLV, Air Force, Rice, Yale and Princeton
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2022

  • Did not play
Sophmore Year 2023

Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

  • A member of the scout team
Medical Redshirt Year