BOULDER — Outside expectations are high for Nate Landman as he enters his senior season. The CU linebacker made the preseason watchlist for the Butkus Award, which goes to the nation’s best linebacker, and the Nagurski Trophy, which goes to the nation’s top defensive player.

He’s not all that interested, though.

“I appreciate the honor but that’s not what I’m focused on,” Landman told reporters Wednesday. “I’d rather go undefeated and win games with my team than win any of the awards.”

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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.