Matt Henningsen
Matt Henningsen  DE  Wisconsin | NFL Draft 2022 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Matt Henningsen
Height
6-3
Weight
295
College
Wisconsin
Position
DE
Class
Senior
Home town
Menomonee Falls, WI
62.0/100
Player Rating
71
PositionRank
4.8
FortyYD Time
Sacks
3.5
Fumbles Forced
Tackles
34
Sol tackles
14

Matt Henningsen DE Wisconsin | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Matt Henningsen DE Wisconsin
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

40 time: 4.80 seconds
Height: 6-3 Weight: 295
Hands: 9 2/8 Arms: 32 3/8 Span: 81 3/8
Pro-Day Results
Overall Rating: 62.0 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
Tackling:
76%
Pass Rush:
59%
Run Defense:
82%
DRAFT GRADE: UDFA Position rank: #71
College Games: 42 College Snaps: 1522
Denver Broncos Drafted: ROUND: 6 - Pick Number: 206 (DEN)
Strengths
  • Combines strength and footwork to fill holes inside, as well. Recovers from cut blocks or falling on his way to make a tackle.
  • Coordinated with smooth movement skills. High-effort rusher and works through the whistle. Relentless worker, fighting off blocks and battling to the ball.
  • High-effort, thickly built defender with good strength and the leverage to create a pile. Locates_ the ball quickly and pursues with passion, showing_ good lateral agility while extending the play to the sideline.
  • Average quickness and power and his bull rush will be stonewalled. Comes off the snap high, losing leverage.
  • Flashes upper-body strength to rip and has the punch to push through interior linemen on stunts and twists.
Weaknesses
  • Average athletically with average straight line speed and tight hips. Not a natural bender. Lacks secondary pass-rush moves.
  • Not a quick-twitch player. Won't consistently threaten the edge. Few explosive qualities and lacks great initial burst or overall range for the position.
  • Not overly flexible or loose. Limited, predictable pass-rush arsenal. Struggles to locate the ball at times and needs to do a better job with his read-and-react skills.
  • Misses tackles, even when he gets his hands on the ballcarrier. Needs to improve hand placement and technique.
  • Lacks the speed to turn the corner consistently and is too often washed out by stronghanded blockers.
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How other scouting services rate Matt Henningsen (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
314.7
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
50.0