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Tommy Kennedy

position

Offensive Line

Height

6-4

Weight

289 lbs.

Class

Redshirt Senior

Hometown

Lake Bluff, Ill.

Previous School

Butler

High School

Lake Forest

Before Miami: Spent four seasons at Butler University, earning second-team All-Pioneer Football League honors in final season…Started final 22 games of career at left tackle for Bulldogs…Graduate transfer chose Miami over offers from Oklahoma, Texas, Boston College, Arizona State and Arizona, among others.

2018 (Redshirt Junior, Butler): Second Team All-PFL selection as offensive lineman… Started all 11 games at left tackle for Bulldogs… Helped Butler rush for 1,500 total yards… Protected Will Marty, allowing him to pass for 2,679 yards… Part of offensive line unit that only allowed 14 sacks.

2017 (Redshirt Sophomore, Butler): Started all 11 games at left tackle…anchored offensive line that allowed only seven sacks on season, which was third-best mark in FCS.

2016 (Redshirt Freshman, Butler): Saw action in two games.

2015 (True Freshman, Butler): Did not see game action, redshirted to retain eligibility.

Personal: Consistently named to the All-Pioneer Football League All-Academic Team and the Butler Athletic Director’s Honor Roll for his performance in the classroom.