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Updated: September 4, 2015
2014-15: Played in all 13 games, making three starts … Logged 430 plays, 349 on offense and 81 on special teams … Was in on offense and special teams in the opener against William & Mary … Saw action on special teams at Ohio State and against East Carolina … Saw action on special teams against Georgia Tech … Was in on nine offensive snaps and 11 special teams plays against Western Michigan … Logged three snaps on offense and 11 special teams plays at North Carolina … Was in on eight special teams plays at Pitt … Saw action on six special teams plays against Miami … Was in on 61 offensive snaps, while also contributing on special teams against Boston College … Made the first start of his career at Duke … Had four knockdowns while in on all 70 snaps on offense at Wake Forest … Had four knockdowns while in on 48 snaps on offense against Virginia, starting at right tackle … Came off the bench against Cincinnati in the Military Bowl, but still played 60 snaps on offense … Squatted 575 pounds in spring max testing.
2013-14: Sat out the year per NCAA rules after transferring from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute … Year served as his redshirt season … Posted a 305-pound bench press and a 275-pound push jerk in fall scout team max testing.
RPI: Played in eight games as a sophomore … Recorded 45 tackles, including 21 unassisted … Had a team-high 9.5 tackles for a loss and 6.5 sacks … Named the team’s Defensive Player of the Week (9/22) … An All-Liberty League Defensive Second-team selection … Played nine games as a freshman … Had 25 tackles, including 13 unassisted … Posted 5.0 tackles for loss … Recorded half a sack and a quarterback hurry … Won the team’s Rookie of the Year Award.
High School: Played four years of football for Coach Erik Roadcap at Tamarac High … A three-year starter (defensive end, tackle) and two-year captain … Named all-conference first-team defensive end and offensive line in 2010 … Named to The Times Union All-Area offensive line … Named to The Troy Record All-Area squad … A scholar-athlete … Named second-team all-conference in 2009 … A two-year basketball starter and captain … Named to the Rensselaer Tip-Off Tournament All-Tournament Team … Won the Leadership Award for physical education, athletics and academics.
Personal: Wade Edward Hansen … Born Sept. 8, 1993 in Loudonville, N.Y. … Son of Craig and Pauline Hansen … Has a younger sister, Hailey … Majoring in history.