#9 Richard Ash
Position: Defensive Tackle
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 314
Year: 5th Year Senior
City/State: Pahokee, Fla.
Alma Mater: Michigan
Graduating Year: 2014
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2014: Appeared in all 13 games, starting in 12 ... recorded 42 total tackles and finished third on the team in tackles for loss with 7.5 ... made Bronco debut at Purdue and recorded seven solo tackles with three tackles for loss (8/30) ... made six tackles and one tackle for loss in win at Ball State (10/11) ... made six tackles and 1.5 sacks in win over Ohio (10/25) ... recorded six tackles and one tackle for loss against Northern Illinois (11/28) ... made two tackles in Famous Idaho Potato Bowl against Air Force (12/20).

MICHIGAN: Appeared in 14 career games at defensive tackle and also contributed on special teams ... made his collegiate debut at nose tackle against Minnesota (10/1/2011) and appeared in three games during Michigan's Sugar Bowl championship season ... made his first career tackle against Ohio State (11/30/2013).

HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year varsity letterman ... registered 45 tackles, 13 tackles for loss, four sacks and recovered two fumbles as a senior ... recorded 84 tackles, seven TFLs, five sacks, one interception, five forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries junior year ... four-star prospect and the nation's No. 25 defensive tackle according to ... three-star prospect and the No. 54 defensive tackle nationally according to ... three-star and the nation's No. 54 defensive tackle according to Scouts, Inc.

PERSONAL: Pursuing graduate degree ... born Aug. 4, 1992.