LaAdrian Waddle

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LaAdrian Waddle
No. 66     Detroit Lions
Offensive Tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1991-07-21) July 21, 1991 (age 23)
Place of birth: College Station, Texas
Height: 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) Weight: 321 lb (146 kg)
Career information
High school: Columbus (TX)
College: Texas Tech
Undrafted in 2013
Debuted in 2013 for the Detroit Lions
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 11, 2013
Games played 12
Games started 8
Stats at NFL.com

LaAdrian Waddle (born July 21, 1991) is an American football offensive tackle for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Texas Tech.

College[edit]

Texas Tech[edit]

Playing from 2009-12 for Texas Tech, Waddle earned several honors. During his sophomore year, Waddle received All-Big 12 Conference honorable mention honors as well as an Academic All-Big 12 2nd Team selection. In the following year in 2011, Waddle was named an All-Big 12 Conference 2nd Team selection before being bumped to a 1st Team selection following the 2012 season.

Professional career[edit]

Detroit Lions[edit]

On April 27, 2013, He signed with the Detroit Lions as an undrafted free agent.[1][2] Despite being undrafted, Waddle unseated Jason Fox and Corey Hilliard as the Detroit Lions starting right tackle by week eight of his rookie season. He had taken over the job after Hilliard was injured in a week 7 loss to The Cincinnati Bengals.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Detroit Lions sign 11 undrafted free agents". nfl.com. Retrieved May 3, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Lions sign 11 undrafted rookie free agents". detroitlions.com. Retrieved May 3, 2013. 

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