Chris Wormley 43
Chris  Wormley

RS Senior

Toledo, Ohio

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 302



5th Sr.


Kornacki: Sacks and Cookies Go Hand in Hand for Wormley

Kornacki: Sacks and Cookies Go Hand in Hand for Wormley


Kornacki: Wormley Oozes Value for Wolverines

Kornacki: Football's Wormley Oozes Value for Wolverines


Chesson's Selection as Team MVP Highlights Awards at Bust

Chesson's Selection as MVP Highlights Awards at Football Bust


Trio of Wolverines Added to Bednarik Award Watch List

Football Trio Added to Bednarik Award Watch List


Smith, Stout Defense Smother Beavers for Harbaugh's First U-M Win

Smith, Stout Defense Smother Beavers for Harbaugh's First U-M Win


Chris Wormley - Ironman of the Week


Football Press Conference: Players 8/27/15

FB Sione Houma, OL Kyle Kalis, LB Desmond Morgan and DE Chris Wormley meet with the media one week before the 2015 season opener at Utah.


Chris Wormley Interview

Chris Wormley on Thursday of Minnesota week (Oct. 3, 2013).



Tackles: 7 - Ohio State, 2015
TFLs: 3.0 - (2x), last vs. Oregon State, 2015
Sacks: 1.0 - (6x), last vs. Michigan State, 2015
FR: 1 - Nebraska, 2013

At Michigan
• Three-year letterman
• Has appeared in 45 games, making 24 starts
• 2015 Academic All-Big Ten
• 2015 Richard Katcher Award
• Earned 2015 third team All-Big Ten (coaches) honors

Fifth-Year Senior (2016)
• Elected co-captain, started all six games at defensive end
• Started in the season opener against Hawaii (Sept. 3)
• Recorded seven tackles, 1.5 TFLs one sack and blocked two field goals against UCF (Sept. 10)
• Posted two stops and an assisted sack vs. Colorado (Sept. 17)
• Tallied three tackles and 1.5 sacks against Penn State (Sept. 24)
• Recorded five tackles and one sack against Wisconsin (Oct. 1)
• Assisted on two tackles for loss at Rutgers (Oct. 8)
• Made three stops against Illinois (Oct. 22)

Senior (2015)
• Has appeared in 12 games at defensive line, making 10 starts
• at Utah (Sept. 3): Made a career-high five tackles, including three for loss
• Oregon State (Sept. 12): Tallied a career-best six tackles, including a sack and three TFL
• UNLV (Sept. 19): Recorded a tackle-for-loss and forced a fumble
• BYU (Sept. 26): Notched two tackles and a QB hurry
• Michigan State (Oct. 17): Recorded five tackles, a sack and a pass breakup
• at Minnesota (Oct. 31): Tallied three tackles
• Rutgers (Nov. 7): Made four tackles, including two sacks
• at Penn State (Nov. 21): Recorded five tackles, including 2.0 TFL and 1.5 sacks
• Ohio State (Nov. 28): Had a career-high seven tackles
• Florida (Jan. 1): Notched four tackles including a sack and 2.5 tackles-for-loss

Junior (2014)
• Academic All-Big Ten
• Earned second varsity letter
• Appeared in 12 games, making six starts
• Recorded 21 tackles, 10 solos, five TFLs and three sacks
• at Ohio State (Nov. 29): Tallied three tackles
• at Northwestern (Nov. 8): Posted four tackles, including 0.5 sacks
• Indiana (Nov. 1): Recorded two tackles, including one TFL
• at Michigan State (Oct. 25): Posted a sack for a loss of eight yards
• Penn State (Oct. 11): Recorded two tackles, including 0.5 sacks
• Minnesota (Sept. 27): Posted three tackles, including one TFL
• Appalachian State (Aug. 30): Recorded one sack

Sophomore (2013)
• Earned first varsity letter
• Appeared in 13 games as a reserve defensive lineman
• Tallied 19 tackles, 4.5 TFL, 2.5 sacks and one fumble recovery
• at Iowa (Nov. 23): Registered two tackles and a sack
• Nebraska (Nov. 9): Notched his first career fumble recovery
• at Penn State (Oct. 12): Recorded a career-high four tackles, one sack and two tackles-for-a-loss
• Central Michigan (Aug. 31): Posted first career TFL
• Earned John F. Maulbetsch spring award for a freshman based on desire, character, capacity for leadership and future success both on and off the field

Freshman (2012)
• Did not see game action
• Redshirted

• Attended Toledo Whitmer High School (2012) coached by Joe Palka

Key Statistics
• Compiled 66 tackles, 19 tackles-for-loss, 11 sacks, one fumble recovery and one pass breakup as a senior
• Tallied 60 tackles and 12 sacks as a sophomore

Honors and Rankings
• Named AP Division I All-Ohio first-team and co-Defensive Player of the Year as a senior

Other Sports
• Was four-time letterman in basketball and track and field

• Christopher Keith Wormley was born October 25, 1993
• Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology, majoring in sport management


»  Learn about season ticket opportunities for the 2017 Michigan football season.