Nick Mullens became a free agent in March of 2021.
- In 2018, named the recipient of the 49ers Thomas Herrion Memorial Award, which was established in 2005 by 49ers owners Denise and John York and is presented to a rookie or first-year player who best represents the dream of Thomas Herrion. The recipient has taken advantage of every opportunity, turned it into a positive situation and made their dream turn into a reality. The award is voted on by the coaches.
- His grandfather, Ernie Tabor played Major League baseball for the Philadelphia Phillies.
- Named Conference USA Offensive Player of the Year in 2015.
Awards & Honors
- 2018: Thomas Herrion Award
- His 2,277 passing yds. in his 1st eight career games are the 4th-most by a QB since 1970.
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Mullens reviewed his performance in Dallas and gave an injury update on his elbow.
Brandon Aiyuk Goes Untouched into the End Zone
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Nick Mullens Finds Jordan Reed in the Corner of the End Zone
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Nick Mullens Links Up with Brandon Aiyuk for 17 Yards
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Full Highlights: Bills at 49ers
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Nick Mullens Escapes Pressure and Finds Jordan Reed for a Touchdown
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Nick Mullens and Brandon Aiyuk Link Up for 49 Yards
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Nick Mullens Hits Brandon Aiyuk for a Touchdown
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Deebo Samuel Picks Up 33 Yards on Jet Sweep
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