Mathias Kiwanuka

Date of Birth
Mar 07, 1983
Boston College
267 lbs

Mathias Kiwanuka


Mathias Kiwanuka is entering his ninth season with the New York Giants. Kiwanuka, an aggressive defensive end, will be carrying a chip on his shoulder this year after he was forced to restructure his contract this past offseason and called “overrated” by the media despite registering six sacks in 10 starts. He was part of the last two Giants Super Bowl teams, in 2007 and 2011.

Early Years & College

Kiwanuka was born in Indianapolis, Ind., on March 8, 1983. He attended Cathedral High where he played linebacker and tight end, earning All-State and All-City honors, while leading Cathedral to back-to-back state 4A championships. After graduating, Kiwanuka went to Boston College where he set school records for sacks (37.5) and tackles for loss (64.5). He was twice named first-team All-Ameri...