Syracuse punter Sterling Hofrichter poses for a headshot during the 2020 NFL Scouting Combine, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020 in Indianapolis. (Ben Liebenberg via AP)

Sterling Hofrichter



Experience: R

Height: 5-10

Age: 23

Weight: 196 lbs

College: Syracuse




  • Held the role as Syracuse's starting punter for all 49 games from 2016-19.
  • Ended his career No. 1 all-time at Syracuse in punting yardage (11,651), second in gross average (43.27) and second in number of punts (270). His 11,651 punting yards and 270 punts were No. 5 and No. 8, respectively, in ACC history at the conclusion of 2019.
  • Voted to seven different All-America teams in 2019 to become the second Syracuse punter to earn All-America recognition.
  • Served as Syracuse's special teams captain for three straight seasons (2017-19).
  • Three-time All-ACC performer (2016, 2018, 2019).


  • Two of his siblings are collegiate swimmers.¬†
  • Holds a bachelors degree from Syracuse University in Health and Exercise Science.