Ben Bredeson 74
Ben  Bredeson


Hartland, Wis.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 310




Butt Repeats as Big Ten's Tight End of the Year

Butt Repeats as Big Ten's Tight End of the Year


Kornacki: Wolverine Freshmen Coming On Fast

Kornacki: Football Freshmen Coming On Fast

At Michigan
• 2016 letterman

Freshman (2016)
• Football Writers Association of American Freshman All-American
• All-Big Ten honorable mention (coaches and media)
• Has played in all 13 contests and has made eight starts at left guard
• Made collegiate debut as backup left guard against Hawaii (Sept. 3)
• Saw playing time at left guard vs. UCF (Sept. 10) and Colorado (Sept. 17)
• Made Big Ten debut against Penn State (Sept. 24)
• Contributed on special teams vs. Wisconsin (Oct. 1)
• Started at left guard against Rutgers (Oct. 8), Illinois (Oct. 22), Michigan State (Oct. 29), Maryland (Nov. 5), Iowa (Nov. 12), Indiana (Nov. 19) and Ohio State (Nov. 26)
• Made first career post-season start, wearing the nod at left guard against Florida State in the Orange Bowl (Dec. 30)

• Attended Arrowhead High School (2016) coached by Greg Malling
• Helped team to WIAA Division 1 state championships in 2012 and 2013 and state runner-up finishes in 2014 and 2015

Honors and Rankings
• Participated in the Under Armour All-American Game
• Gatorade High School Player of the Year in the state of Wisconsin
• USA Today High School All-America first team
• MaxPreps first-team All-American
• Joe Thomas Award Winner as the top offensive lineman in the state of Wisconsin
• First offensive lineman in conference history to be named the Offensive Player of the Year
• 2014 and 2015 WFCA first team all-state selection
• ESPN four-star prospect and rated as the 58th-best player nationally in the ESPN300
• Listed as the fifth-best offensive tackle nationally and the No. 1 prospect in the state of Wisconsin by ESPN
• Four-star prospect by; fourth-best offensive tackle prospect in the country and the No. 1 overall player in the state of Wisconsin
• four-star prospect; rated as 36th-rated overall player nationally and the No. 1 offensive guard in the country
• PrepStar Magazine Top 150 Dream Team, the nation's No. 44 overall player and a five-star prospect

• Ben Bredeson was born on Feb. 20, 1998
• Brother, Jack, plays on the Michigan baseball team

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