Several Badgers sign as undrafted free agents

Following the conclusion of the 2022 NFL Draft, six Badgers signed as UDFAs.
Wisconsin linebacker Jack Sanborn runs the 40-yard dash during the NFL football scouting...
Wisconsin linebacker Jack Sanborn runs the 40-yard dash during the NFL football scouting combine, Saturday, March 5, 2022, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)(Darron Cummings | AP)
Published: Apr. 30, 2022 at 8:03 PM CDT
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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - A total of five Badgers were selected in the 2022 NFL Draft, and six signed as undrafted free agents.

UW linebacker Jack Sanborn signed with the Chicago Bears. Sanborn was second on the team with 91 tackles, 16 for loss and four quarterback hurries.

Cornerback Caesar Williams signed with the reigning Super Bowl champs the Los Angeles Rams.

Williams was tied for first on the team with three interceptions and six pass breakups in the 2021 season.

Offensive lineman Josh Seltzner will be reunited with former Badger running back Jonathan Taylor after signing with the Indianapolis Colts.

Seltzner was first-team All-Big Ten selection in 2021.

Safety Scott Nelson signed with the Seattle Seahawks. Nelson has a season-high 11 tackles against Army this season, six pass breakups and one interception against Minnesota for the regular season finale.

Wide Receiver Danny Davis signed with the Packers as an undrafted free agent. Davis led the Badgers in receiving yards in 2021 with 478 yards, averaging a team high of 39.83 yards per game.

Wide receiver Kendric Pryor signed with the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent. Pryor was tied for a team high three touchdowns this past season, with 32 receptions for 416 yards.

Other Badgers looking to join as UDFAs:

  • S Collin Wilder
  • FB John Chenal
  • K Collin Larsh

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