Players

Thomas Hennessy
LS #43
Height:
6-2
Weight:
246
College:
Duke
Hometown:
Bardonia, NY
Experience:
0
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 6 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2017 NYJ 6 2 1 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Traded to the New York Jets in exchange for Ronald Martin on August 28, 2017.
  • Signed by the Colts as an undrafted free agent on May 3, 2017.


COLLEGE:

  • Played and started in 52 career games at Duke totaling 545 career snaps on the field.
  • During his four seasons, helped the Blue Devils convert 61-of-80 (.763) field goal attempts and 187-of-188 (.995) PAT tries as the Blue Devils averaged 30.19 points per game.
  • Helped Duke rank among the Atlantic Coast Conference’s leaders in net punting in three of his four seasons (fourth in 2013 and 2014, sixth in 2015) while the Blue Devils yielded the league’s fewest punt return yards in 2014 and 2015.
  • Finished his collegiate career with four tackles.
  • In 2016, started all 12 games as the long snapper on both punts and placement kicks. Was the initial component of a kicking unit that converted 37-of-38 (.974) PAT tries.
  • As a junior in 2015, started all 13 games as the long snapper on both punts and placement kicks. Was the initial component of a kicking unit that connected on 26-of-30 (.867) field goal attempts and all 42 PAT tries as kicker Ross Martin set school records for field goals made in a season (26) and total points (120) while ranking second in the ACC in field goal percentage (.867).
  • In 2014, started all 13 games as the long snapper on both punts and placement kicks. Was part of a kick placement unit that converted 19-of-21 field goal attempts and all 50 PAT tries as Duke led the ACC in both field goal percentage (.905) and PAT percentage (1.000). Was a member of a punt unit that yielded a league-low 33 total return yards and helped kicker Ross Martin establish a school record for consecutive PATs (110).
  • As a freshman in 2013, started all 14 games as the long snapper on both punts and placement kicks. Was the initial component of a kicking unit that connected on 13-of-19 field goals and all 58 PAT attempts while setting a school single-season record with 459 total points.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Don Bosco Preparatory High School in Ramsey, N.J. where he helped his team to a 35-0 record in three seasons with two national championships (2009 and 2011 by USA Today) and three state championships.
  • Rated the No. 9 long snapper in the nation by Kohl’s.
  • A native of Bardonia, N.Y.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Traded to the New York Jets in exchange for Ronald Martin on August 28, 2017.
  • Signed by the Colts as an undrafted free agent on May 3, 2017.


COLLEGE:

  • Played and started in 52 career games at Duke totaling 545 career snaps on the field.
  • During his four seasons, helped the Blue Devils convert 61-of-80 (.763) field goal attempts and 187-of-188 (.995) PAT tries as the Blue Devils averaged 30.19 points per game.
  • Helped Duke rank among the Atlantic Coast Conference’s leaders in net punting in three of his four seasons (fourth in 2013 and 2014, sixth in 2015) while the Blue Devils yielded the league’s fewest punt return yards in 2014 and 2015.
  • Finished his collegiate career with four tackles.
  • In 2016, started all 12 games as the long snapper on both punts and placement kicks. Was the initial component of a kicking unit that converted 37-of-38 (.974) PAT tries.
  • As a junior in 2015, started all 13 games as the long snapper on both punts and placement kicks. Was the initial component of a kicking unit that connected on 26-of-30 (.867) field goal attempts and all 42 PAT tries as kicker Ross Martin set school records for field goals made in a season (26) and total points (120) while ranking second in the ACC in field goal percentage (.867).
  • In 2014, started all 13 games as the long snapper on both punts and placement kicks. Was part of a kick placement unit that converted 19-of-21 field goal attempts and all 50 PAT tries as Duke led the ACC in both field goal percentage (.905) and PAT percentage (1.000). Was a member of a punt unit that yielded a league-low 33 total return yards and helped kicker Ross Martin establish a school record for consecutive PATs (110).
  • As a freshman in 2013, started all 14 games as the long snapper on both punts and placement kicks. Was the initial component of a kicking unit that connected on 13-of-19 field goals and all 58 PAT attempts while setting a school single-season record with 459 total points.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Don Bosco Preparatory High School in Ramsey, N.J. where he helped his team to a 35-0 record in three seasons with two national championships (2009 and 2011 by USA Today) and three state championships.
  • Rated the No. 9 long snapper in the nation by Kohl’s.
  • A native of Bardonia, N.Y.