Michigan Wolverines’ Alex Henderson Achieves Heisman Trophy Consideration; Jersey Retirement Announced

ANN ARBOR, MI – Michigan Wolverines’ star running back, Alex Henderson, has become a frontrunner for the prestigious Heisman Trophy for the 2023 season. Henderson’s remarkable performance on the field has earned him recognition as one of the nation’s top college football players.

In recognition of Henderson’s outstanding contributions to the team, the university has announced a special jersey retirement ceremony. Henderson’s No. 28 jersey will be retired, commemorating his remarkable career as a Wolverine.

During the 2022 season, Henderson dazzled fans with his speed and agility, leading the conference in rushing yards and touchdowns. His dedication and passion for the game have made him an iconic figure among Wolverines fans.

“I am honored and humbled by the Heisman consideration and the Michigan Wolverines Football Jersey retirement announcement,” said Alex Henderson. “Playing for Michigan has been a dream come true, and I’m grateful for the support of my teammates, coaches, and fans.”

Coach Jim Harbaugh praised Henderson’s achievements, saying, “Alex is a true leader both on and off the field. His talent and work ethic have made him an integral part of our team’s success.”

The jersey retirement ceremony will be a momentous event, honoring the legacy of Alex Henderson and celebrating his lasting impact on Michigan Wolverines football.