2008 Scouting Report: Two-year special teams letterman who has contributed valuable versatility in the secondary... has worked at both safety positions as well as cornerback during his career...slated to provide depth at free safety this season...described by secondary coach Jeff Hafley as "the ultimate competitor"...will again be a special teams fixture.
2007: Played in all 12 games and had six tackles.
2006: Played in 11 games to earn his first letter... had five tackles on the season...had a career-high two tackles against West Virginia.
2005: Redshirted as a true freshman.
High School: First team all-county performer at Central York High...a standout receiver and defensive back...compiled 100 tackles and eight interceptions over his final two varsity seasons...had 73 receptions for 832 yards and seven touchdowns during that same span...earned three letters in football...played under Coach Brad Livingston...selected to play in the York vs. Lancaster "War of the Roses" All-Star Game...also played basketball and volleyball at Central York...Honor Roll student.
Personal: Michael Fredericks Toerper, born 6/9/86, is the son of Todd and Billie Jean Toerper... father lettered at Pitt from 1972-74 as a split end and was a teammate of Coach Dave Wannstedt...has two brothers...communication and rhetoric major.
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