Dan Bazuin

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Dan Bazuin
Position: Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1983-07-22) July 22, 1983 (age 33)
Place of birth: McBain, Michigan
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 260 lb (118 kg)
Career information
High school: McBain (MI)
College: Central Michigan
NFL Draft: 2007 / Round: 2 / Pick: 62
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • 3× First-team All-MAC (2004, 2005, 2006)
  • MAC Defensive P.O.Y. (2006)
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Daniel Bazuin (born July 22, 1983) is a former American football defensive end. He was drafted by the Chicago Bears in the second round the 2007 NFL Draft. He was drafted at Central Michigan. While at Central Michigan University, he graduated with a bachelor's degree in marketing.

College career[edit]

Bazuin played from 2003 to 2006 for Central Michigan. At the time he left Central Michigan, he was the team's career leader in sacks and tackles for loss. He was selected as the MAC Conference Defensive player of the year for the 2006 season.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Chicago Bears[edit]

The Bears signed Bazuin to a four-year contract on July 25, 2007.[2] Bazuin was placed on injured reserve on September 1, 2007 by the Chicago Bears due to a knee injury.[3] On August 29, 2008, Bazuin was waived by the Bears after requiring a second operation on the same knee.

Houston Texans[edit]

Bazuin was signed to the practice squad of the Houston Texans on December 5, 2008.


  1. ^ Chicago Bears
  2. ^ Mayer, Larry Bazuin agrees to four-year contract (July 25, 2007), chicagobears.com, Retrieved on July 25, 2007.
  3. ^ Sports Network

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