Andreas Knappe
Andreas  Knappe

RS Senior

Silkeborg, Denmark

High School:
Handelsskolen Silkeborg

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 325

Offensive Line



Football Team Holds Annual Award Show

Annual awards were given out at season-ending event.


UConn Football Profile: Andreas Knappe

Denmark native is in his second season as a team captain.


Huskies Open Conference Play On Saturday On The Road

UConn takes on Navy in a matchup of 1-0 teams in Annapolis.


Huskies Hold Media Day And Name Captains

Knappe, Mikal Myers, Shirreffs and Walsh will lead the Huskies in 2016.


Football Student-Athletes Named To Conference All-Academic Team

As 2016 season is near, there was one more honor from the 2015-16 academic year.


Pro Scouting Day 2017

Pro Scouting Day 2017 (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs Tulane

UConn vs Tulane (photo by Stephen Slade)


USATSI Gallery - Tulane @ UConn

USATSI Gallery - Tulane @ UConn


UConn vs Syracuse

UConn vs Syracuse (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs Navy

UConn vs Navy (photo by Stephen Slade)

2016: Started all 12 games at right tackle...Helped the Huskies rush for 100 yards or more on six occasions...Offense rushed for 200 yards against Maine in season opener (Sept 1). Team passed for over 200 yards in seven games including a season-high 306 at USF (Oct. 15)...Participated in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl.

Started all 13 games for UConn at right tackle...has now played in 23 career games with 20 starts...part of a 2015 Husky offensive line that has saw the same five players start every game...named to the Preseason Watch List for the Wuerffel Trophy and a nominee for the Allstate AFCA Good Works Team...named to the 2013 and 2014 American Athletic Conference All-Academic team.

2014: Played in 10 games, starting the final seven of the season at right tackle... named to the 2014 American Athletic Conference All-Academic team.

2013: Saw time in one game...named to the 2013 American Athletic Conference All-Academic team.

2012: Redshirted.

High School: Came to the Connecticut program from his native Denmark...played for the Triangle Razorbacks of the Danish American Football Federation along with former Huskies Zach Frazer, Alex Polito and Alex Molina...team won the 2011 league championship game -- "The Mermaid Bowl"...attended Handelsskolen Silkeborg for secondary school

Personal Profile: Andreas Emil Knappe...born June 2, 1991...a communications major.