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Ryan Van Bergen
DE #72
Height:
6-4
Weight:
300
College:
Michigan
Hometown:
Whitehall, Mich.
Experience:
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Bio

TRANSACTIONS
Waived by Carolina (8/31/12)...Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by Carolina (5/11/12).

COLLEGE
Played in 50 games with 38 starts at Michigan...Made 20 starts at defensive end and 18 at defensive tackle...Produced 135 tackles, 27.5 tackles for loss, 14.5 sacks, seven quarterback pressures, one forced fumble, four fumble recoveries and 10 passes defensed...2011 (Sr.): All-Big Ten honorable mention...Played in 13 games with 12 starts - six at defensive end and six at defensive tackle...Led the Wolverines with 5.5 sacks and 12.5 tackles for loss and tied for first with three quarterback pressures...Recorded 45 tackles, one forced fumble, three fumble recoveries and four passes defensed...2010 (Jr.): Started 13 games at defensive end...Ranked first on the team with four sacks and four quarterback pressures and tied for first with 8.5 tackles for loss...Posted 37 tackles and one pass defensed...2009 (So.): Started 12 games at defensive tackle...Finished second on the team with five sacks...Notched 40 tackles, 6.5 tackles for loss, one fumble recovery and four passes defensed...Returned fumble 14 yards for a touchdown against Wisconsin...2008 (Fr.): Played in 12 games with one start at defensive end...Logged 13 tackles and one pass defensed...2007: Redshirted as a true freshman.

PERSONAL
Attended Whitehall (Mich.) HS...Majored in sociology at Michigan.

TRANSACTIONS
Waived by Carolina (8/31/12)...Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by Carolina (5/11/12).

COLLEGE
Played in 50 games with 38 starts at Michigan...Made 20 starts at defensive end and 18 at defensive tackle...Produced 135 tackles, 27.5 tackles for loss, 14.5 sacks, seven quarterback pressures, one forced fumble, four fumble recoveries and 10 passes defensed...2011 (Sr.): All-Big Ten honorable mention...Played in 13 games with 12 starts - six at defensive end and six at defensive tackle...Led the Wolverines with 5.5 sacks and 12.5 tackles for loss and tied for first with three quarterback pressures...Recorded 45 tackles, one forced fumble, three fumble recoveries and four passes defensed...2010 (Jr.): Started 13 games at defensive end...Ranked first on the team with four sacks and four quarterback pressures and tied for first with 8.5 tackles for loss...Posted 37 tackles and one pass defensed...2009 (So.): Started 12 games at defensive tackle...Finished second on the team with five sacks...Notched 40 tackles, 6.5 tackles for loss, one fumble recovery and four passes defensed...Returned fumble 14 yards for a touchdown against Wisconsin...2008 (Fr.): Played in 12 games with one start at defensive end...Logged 13 tackles and one pass defensed...2007: Redshirted as a true freshman.

PERSONAL
Attended Whitehall (Mich.) HS...Majored in sociology at Michigan.

 

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