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HENNINGSEN AT A GLANCE:
- A second-year defensive end who appeared in 17 games with the Broncos in 2022, totaling 21 tackles (8 solo) and one sack (7 yds.)
- Saw action in 42 career games (29 starts) in four seasons at the University of Wisconsin, recording 89 tackles (35 solo), eight sacks (70 yds.), four passes defensed and three fumble recoveries (2 TDs) during his four seasons with the Badgers.
- Named to the CoSIDA Academic All-American first team on two occasions (2020-21) and was a National Football Foundation (NFF) National Scholar-Athlete in 2021.
- Started all 13 games played in 2021, recording 31 tackles (12 solo), three sacks (23 yds.) and one pass defensed.
- Appeared in 14 games (5 starts) in 2019, registering 24 tackles (14 solo), four sacks (33 yds.), two passes defensed and three forced fumbles (2 TDs).
- Opened 10-of-13 games played as a redshirt freshman in 2018, garnering 32 tackles (8 solo), one sack (14 yds.) and one pass defensed.
- Became the first Wisconsin walk-on since at least 1990 to start a season opener as a freshman.
- Prepped at Menomonee Falls (Wisc.) High School, where he was named first-team all-state by the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association as both an offensive and defensive lineman.
- Selected by the Broncos in the sixth round (206th overall) of the 2022 NFL Draft.
Photos: Russell Wilson, Matt Henningsen visit oncology patients at Centura Health's St. Anthony Hospital
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