Former Bozeman High star Will Dissly is transitioning from defensive end to tight end at the University of Washington. (Courtesy

INDIANAPOLIS – Former Bozeman standout Will Dissly is headed to the NFL Combine. He announced the news Wednesday on Twitter saying, “A Montana kid is headed to the combine this year! #MTpride.”

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The Washington Huskies’ senior tight end was very involved in the offense this past season, recording 21 receptions for 289 yards and two touchdowns. His long reception of 52 yards came in Washington’s 35-28 loss to Penn State in the Fiesta Bowl.

Dissly was the Gatorade Player of the Year his senior year at Bozeman High and was named the No. 1 recruit out of Montana by ESPN. According to, Dissly is the 24th-ranked tight end in this draft class.