Jesse Hayes
Jesse Hayes

RS Junior

Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 236


2012:Played against UTEP on Sept. 22 and Utah State on Sept. 15 ... made Badger debut at Oregon State on Sept. 8

2011: Redshirt season

High School: Three-star recruit by ESPN/Scouts Inc., Rivals and Scout ... No. 18 weakside defensive end in the county by Rivals, No. 23 defensive end by MaxPreps, No. 37 defensive end by ESPN/Scouts Inc. and No. 58 defensive end by Scout ... No. 20 player in Ohio by ESPN/Scouts Inc. and No. 26 by Rivals ... second-team USA Today All-American ... second-team all-state, first-team Greater Catholic League and first-team all-district after recording 60 tackles with 11.5 sacks and 19 tackles for loss ... selected to play in Ohio North-South Game ... second-team GCL as a junior after making 50 tackles with six sacks and 11 TFLs ... lettered in football, wrestling and track ... head coach was Jon Rodenburg

Personal: Parents are Jay and Suzanne Hayes ... father, Jay, was an assistant coach at Wisconsin from 1995-98; played football at Idaho and later played in the USFL; currently the defensive line coach with the Cincinnati Bengals ... uncle, Jon Hayes, played football at Iowa and later for 12 years in the NFL with Kansas City and Pittsburgh; currently the tight ends coach for the Cincinnati Bengals ... hobbies include drawing ... worked in church organizations that helped urban churches feed the needy ... majoring in life sciences communication

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