BOULDER — If you look at Chris Wilson’s resume, four years stick out.

Wilson, 51, is a veteran coach. His career started in 1993 with Indiana State and he’s worked at Northern Illinois, Illinois State, Army, Oklahoma, Mississippi State, Georgia, USC and now — for the second time — Colorado.

But from 2014-19, Wilson didn’t coach college football.

What did Wilson do instead?

An outsider would probably point to the Super Bowl ring he earned as a defensive line coach, or bring up the handful of Pro Bowlers he worked closely, including Fletcher Cox who was a first-team All-Pro under Wilson.

Wilson describes those years differently.

“I got a Ph.D. in football,” he told reporters Thursday. “That’s what I did for the last four years.”

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Henry was born in Columbia Falls, Montana and graduated from Columbia Falls High School in 2015. He earned bachelor's degrees in journalism and economics from the University of Montana in 2019. Henry joined BSN Denver as a remote staff writer in 2017, providing support to BSN's Broncos beat reporters. He interned at BSN headquarters in the summer of 2018 and accepted a full-time position after graduating from UM.