|1||@Seahawks||W 30 - 13||1||2||3||1||0.5||0||0||0|
|2||49ers||L 23 - 30||4||2||6||3||0||0||0||0|
|2021||Los Angeles Rams||17||3||6||1||7||4||0||0||0||0|
|2022||Los Angeles Rams||17||6||23||13||36||21||4.5||0||0||1|
|2023||Los Angeles Rams||2||2||5||4||9||4||0.5||0||0||0|
Signed to Rams' practice squad (9/6/20). Signed by the Rams as an undrafted rookie free agent (5/4/20).
- Appeared in all 17 regular season contests and four postseason games during the Rams Super Bowl winning season in 2021.
- Played 105 regular season snaps and recorded four tackles (all solo) during his first year on the active roster in 2021.
- Played two defensive snaps and recorded two tackles (one solo) in the Rams' Wild Card victory over the Cardinals in 2021.
Hoecht made 174 tackles and totaled 16.5 sacks during his collegiate career at Brown. He was named a second team All-Ivy League selection in 2019 and was a two-year team captain in 2018 and 2019. As a junior, he led the Bears with 4.0 sacks and his 69 tackles were third on the team and 10th in the Ivy League. As a sophomore, Hoecht started all 10 games and finished with 45 tackles (10 for a loss) and five sacks. He played a major role as a freshman seeing action in seven games (four starts). His four sacks on the season tied for second best on the team.
Hoecht attended Oakwood High School in Dayton, Ohio where he was a two-sport athlete and played basketball and football. He was awarded team captain in both sports. He was the South Western Buckeye League Offensive Player of the Year in football and the SWBL Player of the Year in basketball. While in college at Brown, Hoecht served as a calculas tutor and has an interest in finance and the economy. Michael is the son of Lynne and Brian Hoecht.
Michael Hoecht on training at outside linebacker this offseason, mindset of position group entering training camp
Rams OLB Michael Hoecht talks about how training at outside linebacker full-time changed the way he trained, plus how the young outside linebacker room is approaching training camp and the upcoming season.
Michael Hoecht on training at OLB during 2023 offseason, approach with younger defense
Rams OLB Michael Hoecht talks about beginning the season playing outside linebacker after switching to the position late in the 2023 season, plus how being one of the most experienced players on a young defense impacts his approach.
Young Player Performances: Tutu Atwell, Ernest Jones, Michael Hoecht, Ben Skowronek & Cobie Durant
Young players, new positions, breakout performances & more — Los Angeles Rams running back Kyren Williams, wide receiver Tutu Atwell, linebacker Ernest Jones, defensive lineman Michael Hoecht, wide receiver Ben Skowronek and defensive back Cobie Durant all capitalized on their opportunities in the 2022 season and made their names known as elite football players in the NFL.
Highlights: Rams DT Michael Hoecht secures second consecutive sack on Broncos QB Russell Wilson
Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Michael Hoecht secures his second consecutive sack on Denver Broncos quarterback Russell Wilson with a 3-yard takedown on third-and-long.
Highlights: Rams DT Michael Hoecht sacks Broncos QB Russell Wilson for Rams' fifth sack of the game
Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Michael Hoecht leaves Denver Broncos quarterback Russell Wilson with nowhere to go for the Los Angeles Rams' fifth sack of the game.
Rams 360: DT Michael Hoecht Mic'd Up vs. Packers, Week 15 recap & Rams Rides with LB Ernest Jones
On this week's episode of Rams 360, listen in on Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Michael Hoecht mic'd up against the Green Bay Packers in Week 15, go behind the scenes as Legend Andrew Whitworth surprises offensive tackle Tremayne Anchrum Jr. with the Rams' 2022 Walter Payton Man of the Year nomination, watch as linebacker Ernest Jones shows off his 2021 Jeep Trackhawk & more!
"Cold ain't that bad!!" | Rams DT Michael Hoecht Mic'd Up against the Packers in Week 15
Listen in on all that Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Michael Hoecht had to say to defensive tackle Greg Gaines, linebacker Leonard Floyd & Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers as he was Mic'd Up for Monday Night Football.
Troy Santiago nos platica de los tres jugadoras para ver en la semana 14 de la temporada | Rams contra los Raiders
Los Rams de Los Ángeles se enfrentan a los Raiders de Las Vegas para la semana 14 de la temporada. Troy Santiago nos platica de los 3 jugadores que impactarán el duelo.
Michael Hoecht on performance vs. Seahawks, playing outside linebacker
Rams DL Michael Hoecht talks about his two-sack performance against the Seahawks on Sunday and what it's been like transitioning from playing on the interior of the defensive line to outside linebacker.
Highlights: Rams DT Michael Hoecht strip-sacks Seahawks QB Geno Smith to end opening drive of second half
Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Michael Hoecht strip-sacks Geno Smith to end Seattle Seahawks opening drive of second half.
Highlights: Rams DT Michael Hoecht sacks Seahawks QB Geno Smith for 11-yard loss
Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Michael Hoecht sacks Seattle Seahawks quarterback Geno Smith for 11-yard loss.
Highlights: Rams DT Michael Hoecht returns kickoff for a 22-yard gain against the Panthers
Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Michael Hoecht returns kickoff for a 22-yard gain against the Carolina Panthers.
Victory Speech: Sean McVay gives game balls to Rams DB Jalen Ramsey & DT Michael Hoecht after win vs. Cardinals
Watch Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay give game balls to defensive back Jalen Ramsey & defensive tackle Michael Hoecht after Sunday's Week 3 win vs. the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium.
Rams DT Michael Hoecht details his punt block after Week 3 win over Arizona Cardinals
Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Michael Hoecht talks about making a difference on special teams & his punt block after their win over the Arizona Cardinals in Week 3 at State Farm Stadium.
Highlights: Rams DT Michael Hoecht reaches in to block Cardinals punt
Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Michael Hoecht reaches in to block the first Arizona Cardinals punt of the game.
Highlights: Rams DL Michael Hoecht loops inside for sack on Bengals QB Brandon Allen in preseason Week 3
Los Angeles Rams defensive lineman Michael Hoecht loops inside for a sack on Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Brandon Allen in the preseason Week 3 matchup at Paycor Stadium.
Michael Hoecht on making the Rams' roster & his respect for Aaron Donald | Rams Revealed Ep. 71
On the latest edition of Rams Revealed, J.B. Long is joined by Los Angeles Rams DL Michael Hoecht as they discuss his journey from the Ivy League to the NFL, how hard work and determination propelled him to 53-man roster this season, and why the work ethic of Aaron Donald is so inspiring to him.
Michael Hoecht talks performance vs. Broncos
Rams DL Michael Hoecht discusses his performance in Saturday's preseason game against the Broncos and how he's approaching the next couple of days leading as the 53-man roster deadline approaches.
Highlights: Rams DL Mike Hoecht & DT Marquise Copeland destroy Broncos' run play for tackle for loss
Los Angeles Rams defensive lineman Mike Hoecht and defensive tackle Marquise Copeland combine to destroy Denver Broncos' run play for big tackle for loss.
2023 Breakout Candidates: 3rd Year Players
Which Los Angeles Rams players are primed to take the biggest leap from Year 2 to Year 3? J.B. Long highlights the 2021 Draft Class, a group the team will be counting on to help exceed expectations this season.
Michael Hoecht's training aims to balance what made him successful at DT and what will make him successful at OLB
Rams outside linebacker Michael Hoecht is working on training the attributes that will help him succeed at his new position, while also keeping what made him successful as a defensive tackle.
From the Podium: Sean McVay, Michael Hoecht, Rob Havenstein, Cobie Durant, Tyler Higbee and Cam Akers on start of 2023 training camp
Key quotes and notes from Rams head coach Sean McVay, outside linebacker Michael Hoecht, offensive tackle Rob Havenstein, defensive back Cobie Durant, tight end Tyler Higbee, and running back Cam Akers' arrival press conferences as 2023 training camp gets underway.
Michael Hoecht focused on training at OLB for 2023 offseason
Defensive lineman-turned-outside linebacker Michael Hoecht is devoting his offseason preparation to playing the latter position in 2023.
From the Podium: Updates from Michael Hoecht, Jordan Fuller, Van Jefferson and Rob Havenstein as Phase II of offseason program gets underway
Key quotes and notes from Rams outside linebacker Michael Hoecht, safety Jordan Fuller, wide receiver Van Jefferson and offensive tackle Rob Havenstein's Wednesday press conferences as they begin Phase II of the offseason program.
Fitting the mold: What do the Rams value in outside linebackers?
As the 2023 NFL Draft approaches, Los Angeles Rams linebackers coach/pass rush coordinator Chris Shula details what the team looks for in those players.
Rams tender exclusive rights free agents Michael Hoecht, Shaun Jolly and Christian Rozeboom
The Los Angeles Rams have tendered exclusive right free agents Michael Hoecht, Shaun Jolly and Christian Rozeboom.
Breakout performances & unforgettable moments highlight the 2022 Rams End-of-Season Awards
Although this year didn't go as planned, it doesn't take away from the individual accomplishments and indelible moments from the 2022 Los Angeles Rams season. J.B. Long reflects on this past season and details those moments in this year's season-ending awards.
Recapping promising performances by young Rams players in 2022
Rams running back Kyren Williams, wide receiver Tutu Atwell, linebacker Ernest Jones, defensive lineman Michael Hoecht, wide receiver Ben Skowronek and defensive back Cobie Durant were among the players who capitalized on their opportunities during the 2022 season.
Rams pleased with how Russ Yeast, Quentin Lake, Bobby Brown III and Michael Hoecht are maximizing opportunities
As the Rams continue to evaluate younger players on their roster, they've seen promising performances from defensive backs Russ Yeast and Quentin Lake, defensive tackle Bobby Brown III and defensive lineman Michael Hoecht.
6 Questions with 6Connex: Michael Hoecht on playing high school football in Canada and the United States, being a high-energy person and playing the guitar and drums
In the fourth and final edition of of 6 Questions with 6Connex for this season, Rams defensive lineman Michael Hoecht talks about his experience playing high school football in Canada and the U.S., where his boundless energy comes from, what drew him to playing guitar and drums, and more.
Michael Hoecht proving to be a quick study at outside linebacker
For Rams defensive lineman Michael Hoecht, the transition to outside linebacker hasn't been too difficult despite minimal experience at the position prior to the NFL.
More of Terrell Lewis and Michael Hoecht? Both players poised for increased playing time moving forward
Following linebacker Justin Hollins getting waived on Tuesday, outside linebacker Terrell Lewis and defensive lineman Michael Hoecht were both mentioned as candidates for expanded roles on the Rams' defense.
DL Michael Hoecht explains his time as a calculus tutor at Brown University, how he made the Rams' roster & more on Rams Revealed
J.B. Long is joined by Los Angeles Rams DL Michael Hoecht to talk how he made the Rams' 2021 roster, being a calculus tutor at Brown University, his respect for DL Aaron Donald & more on Rams Revealed Ep. 71.
From the Podium: Sean McVay, Michael Hoecht, Bryce Perkins, Corey Bojorquez and Tremayne Anchrum Jr. react to preseason finale against Broncos
Rams head coach Sean McVay, defensive lineman Michael Hoecht, quarterback Bryce Perkins, punter Corey Bojorquez and offensive lineman Tremayne Anchrum Jr. discuss Saturday night's preseason loss to the Broncos and look ahead to Tuesday's 53-man roster deadline.
Top three players from first half of Rams-Broncos
Rams punter Corey Bojorquez, quarterback Bryce Perkins and defensive lineman Michael Hoecht shine in the first half of Saturday's preseason game against the Broncos in Denver.
BEST PHOTOS: Best of Rams specialists from the 2022 season | Fake punts, memorable kick returns & more
From punter Riley Dixon's fake punt and pass for a first down to defensive tackle Michael Hoecht's 22-yard kick return, take a look back through the best moments of Los Angeles Rams specialists from the 2022 season.