Selected in the 7th round of the 2016 NFL Draft...Four-year starter on the offensive line for LSU from 2012-15 … Played in 50 games in career, starting 46 times (25 at left guard, 21 at right tackle).
COLLEGE: Four-year starter on the offensive line at Louisiana State, appearing in 50 games with 46 starts (25 at left guard, 21 at right tackle)…Played 3,033 offensive snaps with 315 knockdown blocks for his career…Helped LSU to a four-year record of 37-14, which included appearances in four bowl games…Blocked for a 100-yard rusher in 28 of his 46 starts and a 1,000-yard rusher in three of the four years he started on offensive line…Started all 12 games as a senior…Had best year of career in 2015, earning All-America Second Team honors and All-SEC First Team honors…Led Tigers in offensive snaps with 810 and was second on team with 119 knockdowns…Helped pave the way for an LSU offense that led the SEC in rushing with 256.8 yards per game and scored 36 rushing TDs, the second-highest total in school history…Allowed only two sacks all year…Had career-best 17 knockdown blocks in home win over South Carolina…Started all 12 games as a junior at left guard…Had streak of 32 consecutive starts snapped in 2014 when he missed the Arkansas game in Week 11 with an injury…Ranked third on team in total offensive snaps with 757 and was second on team with 75.5 knockdowns…Helped lead the way for a 100-yard rusher in six games and a team total of 250 or more six times…Started in all 13 games at left guard as a sophomore…Played a team-high 810 snaps in 2013, which included playing every snap in 10 of LSU’s 13 games…Led the team with 71 knockdowns…Played in 13 games with nine starts at right tackle as a true freshman…Earned Freshman All-SEC and Freshman All-American Second Seam honors…Finished rookie season with 656 snaps and 49.5 knockdowns…Played every offensive snap in final nine games of the season…Majored in interdisciplinary studies.
PERSONAL: Attended Buford (Ga.) High School…Ranked as the nation’s fifth-best offensive lineman and No. 9 overall prospect in the state of Georgia by ESPN.com…Ranked No. 75 nationally in the ESPNU 150…Member of Rivals 250 as he’s rated as the nation’s No. 11 offensive tackle prospect and No. 17 overall prospect in the state of Georgia…Rated the No. 11 offensive tackle by Scout.com and is No. 78 on Scout.com’s Southeast 150…Superprep All-America ranked him as the 29th best offensive lineman…Rated as the nation’s No. 5 offensive lineman and is ranked as 14th-best overall prospect in Georgia by 247sports.com…Participated in the Under Armor All-American game…Consensus four-star prospect…Ranked No. 64 on the Press-Register Super Southeast 120…Earned Georgia AA All-State first team honors as a junior and senior…Born in New Orleans, La. and moved to Georgia at age three…Graduated from high school in December of 2011 and enrolled at LSU for the 2012 spring semester.