Lucas Patrick

Lucas Carter Patrick (born July 30, 1993) is an American football offensive guard for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Duke.

Lucas Patrick
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Patrick in 2017
No. 62 – Green Bay Packers
Position:Guard
Personal information
Born: (1993-07-30) July 30, 1993 (age 26)
Brentwood, Tennessee
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight:313 lb (142 kg)
Career information
High school:Brentwood
(Brentwood, Tennessee)
College:Duke
Undrafted:2016
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2019
Games played:40
Games started:6
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Early yearsEdit

Patrick played high school football at Brentwood High School in Brentwood, Tennessee and was a three-year letterman. His senior year in 2010, he earned Tennessee Sports Writers Association First Team 6A All-State honors, was named to The Tennessean’s Dream Team, was a team captain and played in the Toyota Tennessee East vs. West All-Star Classic on December 11, 2010. He also participated in track and field at Brentwood.[1]

College careerEdit

Patrick lettered for the Duke Blue Devils of Duke University from 2012 to 2015.[1] He was redshirted in 2011.[2] On March 24, 2012, he had surgery to repair a fractured left ankle. Patrick missed the first eight games of the 2012 season while recovering from the surgery. He then played in the final five games of the season and played 137 snaps. He played in all 14 games, starting 1, in 2013 and played 340 snaps. Patrick's one start was at right tackle in place of the injured Perry Simmons in the Chick-fil-A Bowl. Patrick started 12 games at left guard, missed one game due to injury and played 633 snaps in 2014.[1] He started all 13 games, played 1,067 snaps and recorded one solo tackle in 2015.[1][3] He was named Honorable mention All-ACC by both the conference's head coaches and the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association. Patrick also earned ESPN All-Bowl Team honors in 2015. He played in 44 games, starting 26, during his college career and played 2,211 snaps. In January 2017, Patrick played in the Tropic Bowl, a college football all-star game. He graduated from Duke in December 2015 with a degree in history.[1]

Professional careerEdit

Patrick was rated the 36th best offensive guard in the 2016 NFL Draft by NFLDraftScout.com.[4]

Pre-draft measurables
Height Weight 40-yard dash 10-yard split 20-yard split 20-yard shuttle Three-cone drill Vertical jump Broad jump Bench press
6 ft 3 in
(1.91 m)
313 lb
(142 kg)
5.26 s 1.60 s 2.74 s 4.66 s 7.77 s 29 in
(0.74 m)
8 ft 10 in
(2.69 m)
29 reps
All values from Duke Pro Day[4]

After going undrafted, Patrick signed with the Green Bay Packers on June 1, 2016.[5] He was waived by the Packers on September 3 and signed to the team's practice squad on September 5, 2016.[6][7] He signed a reserve/future contract with the Packers on January 24, 2017.[8][9]

Patrick made the Packers' final roster in 2017, playing in 12 games, starting two at guard.

He was re-signed on March 13, 2018.[10]

On December 28, 2019, Patrick signed a two-year contract extension with the Packers.[11] The next day, Patrick replaced an injured Corey Linsley at center during a Week 17 victory over the Detroit Lions, despite primarily playing as a guard for most of the season.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e "Lucas Patrick". goduke.com. Archived from the original on October 20, 2017. Retrieved October 19, 2017.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  2. ^ McCreary, Joedy (August 20, 2015). "Duke looks to keep winning _ and finally win a bowl game". robesonian.com. Archived from the original on October 20, 2017. Retrieved October 19, 2017.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  3. ^ "Cumulative Season Statistics". goduke.com. Archived from the original on February 4, 2017. Retrieved October 19, 2017.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  4. ^ a b "Lucas Patrick". NFLDraftScout.com. Archived from the original on October 19, 2017. Retrieved October 19, 2017.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  5. ^ "Packers sign G Lucas Patrick". Packers.com. June 1, 2016. Archived from the original on October 19, 2017. Retrieved October 19, 2017.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  6. ^ Hodkiewicz, Wes (September 3, 2016). "Packers keep three QBs: Here's the 53-man roster". Packers.com. Archived from the original on October 19, 2017. Retrieved October 19, 2017.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  7. ^ "Packers sign LS Goode; claim RB Pressley". Packers.com. September 5, 2016. Archived from the original on October 19, 2017. Retrieved October 19, 2017.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  8. ^ "Packers sign eight free agents". Packers.com. January 24, 2017. Archived from the original on October 19, 2017. Retrieved October 19, 2017.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  9. ^ "Transactions". Packers.com. Archived from the original on October 19, 2017. Retrieved October 19, 2017.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  10. ^ "Report: Packers retain two potential starting guards with McCray, Patrick". wtmj.com. March 13, 2018. Archived from the original on March 21, 2018. Retrieved March 20, 2018.
  11. ^ "Packers sign G Lucas Patrick to contract extension". Packers.com. December 28, 2018.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Lucas Patrick at Wikimedia Commons