Published: Feb. 3, 2017


1. Buffs co-captain his senior year

2. Also All-American, Big 12 Offensive Lineman of the Year and team MVP

3. Selected by Patriots in 1st round of 2011 NFL Draft

4. First NFL reception was a 16-yard touchdown pass from Tom Brady

5. Won a Super Bowl ring with the Pats in 2015

6. Started 15 games this season, wears #77

7. Currently listed as 6’8,” 325 lbs.

8. Went to Buena Vista High School in Buena Vista, Colo.

9. Young son Hudson is being treated for cancer

10. Survived cancer himself