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Louis Nzegwu
DE #50
Height:
6-4
Weight:
260
College:
Wisconsin
Hometown:
Platteville, Wis.
Experience:
1

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Bio

TRANSACTIONS
Waived by Carolina (8/24/13)...Signed as a free agent by Carolina (5/13/13)...Terminated from practice squad by Miami (10/16/12)...Signed to practice squad by Miami (10/10/12)...Waived by Atlanta (8/27/12)...Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by Atlanta (4/30/12).

2012
Spent one game on Miami's practice squad before being terminated from the unit (10/16)...Originally signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by Atlanta (4/30) and was waived during the preseason (8/27).

COLLEGE
Played in 48 games with 27 starts at Wisconsin...Produced 100 tackles, 17.5 tackles for loss, 11 sacks, six quarterback pressures, two forced fumbles, one fumble recovery and six passes defensed...2011 (Sr.): Started 14 games...Led the Badgers with 4.5 sacks...Registered 38 tackles, seven tackles for loss, one quarterback pressure, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and two passes defensed...2010 (Jr.): Started 13 games...Ranked second on the team three sacks and three quarterback pressures...Posted 46 tackles, 7.5 tackles for loss, one forced fumble and three passes defensed...2009 (So.): Played in 10 games...Compiled 10 tackles, three tackles for loss, 3.5 quarterback sacks, two quarterback pressures and one pass defensed...2008 (Fr.): Played in 11 games...Notched six tackles...2007: Redshirted as a true freshman.

PERSONAL
Attended Platteville (Wis.) HS...Majored in sociology at Wisconsin...Last name is pronounced niz-EGG-woo.

TRANSACTIONS
Waived by Carolina (8/24/13)...Signed as a free agent by Carolina (5/13/13)...Terminated from practice squad by Miami (10/16/12)...Signed to practice squad by Miami (10/10/12)...Waived by Atlanta (8/27/12)...Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by Atlanta (4/30/12).

2012
Spent one game on Miami's practice squad before being terminated from the unit (10/16)...Originally signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by Atlanta (4/30) and was waived during the preseason (8/27).

COLLEGE
Played in 48 games with 27 starts at Wisconsin...Produced 100 tackles, 17.5 tackles for loss, 11 sacks, six quarterback pressures, two forced fumbles, one fumble recovery and six passes defensed...2011 (Sr.): Started 14 games...Led the Badgers with 4.5 sacks...Registered 38 tackles, seven tackles for loss, one quarterback pressure, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and two passes defensed...2010 (Jr.): Started 13 games...Ranked second on the team three sacks and three quarterback pressures...Posted 46 tackles, 7.5 tackles for loss, one forced fumble and three passes defensed...2009 (So.): Played in 10 games...Compiled 10 tackles, three tackles for loss, 3.5 quarterback sacks, two quarterback pressures and one pass defensed...2008 (Fr.): Played in 11 games...Notched six tackles...2007: Redshirted as a true freshman.

PERSONAL
Attended Platteville (Wis.) HS...Majored in sociology at Wisconsin...Last name is pronounced niz-EGG-woo.

 

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