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Alex Bullard
G #60
Height:
6-2
Weight:
320
Age:
23
College:
Tennessee
Experience:
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Biography

Began his collegiate career at Notre Dame (2009-10) before playing his final three seasons at Tennessee. Played in 36 games (25 starts) as a Volunteer, seeing his most action at left guard along the offensive line.

TRANSACTIONS

  • Signed by the Detroit Lions as an undrafted rookie free agent on May 12, 2014.

COLLEGE
Began his collegiate career at Notre Dame (2009-10) before playing his final three seasons at Tennessee. Played in 36 games (25 starts) as a Volunteer, seeing his most action at left guard along the offensive line.

2013: Started 11-of-12 games as a senior, including the final five. Helped the Vols’ offensive line to lead the way for 2,261 rushing yards, the most by a Tennessee team since the 2004 season.

2012: Saw time as both a reserve lineman and reserve tight end, playing in all 12 games as a junior (two starts). The Tennessee offense averaged 475.9 yards per game and 315.6 passing yards per game, ranking 20th and 15th in the country, respectively.

  • Bullard and the offensive line allowed only eight sacks in 2012, ranking fourth in the NCAA.
  • Started at tight end vs. No. 1 Alabama (10/20).
  • Helped the Vols pile up a school-record 718 yards of total offense vs. Troy (11/3).

2011: Played in and started every game of the season, including the final six games at center.

  • Made his first-career start vs. Montana (9/3) and aided UT’s 439 yards of total offense.

2010: Moved from guard to tackle in his final season at Notre Dame. Made his college football debut against Michigan State on special teams.

2009: Redshirted as a freshman at Notre Dame.

PERSONAL
Selected to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s Super Southern 100 as a prep at Brentwood (Tenn.) Academy under head coach Ralph Potter, leading his team to the Division II Class AAA State Championship title in 2007. Named to Division II All-State Team by Tennessee Sports Writers Association following his senior season.

  • Late father, Louis Bullard, was an offensive lineman with the Seattle Seahawks (1978-80) out of Jackson State.
  • Majored in sociology at Tennessee.
  • Son of Dorothy and Louis Bullard.

Recent Articles

Recent Videos

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    Posted 15 hours ago

    Monday's franchise tag deadline is quickly approaching. Hear what Chris Mortensen, Albert Breer and John Clayton had to say at the NFL Combine about whether or not Suh is worth the price tag for the Lions to keep him.

  • Lions pioneer alumni support group, "Peer Pride"

    Posted Feb 28, 2015

    Tori Petry reports on the unique peer support program the Lions have created to help guide alumni through the challenges that come with retiring from football.

  • Tori's Take: Top 5 Combine Takeaways

    Posted Feb 27, 2015

    Tori Petry discusses the top five things Lions fans can take away from the off-the-field happenings at the NFL Combine.

  • TORI AND MIKE: Bush's impact, running back picture

    Posted Feb 26, 2015

    Tori Petry and Mike O'Hara discuss the team's parting with Reggie Bush, the impact he made in Detroit and ways the Lions might look to add running back depth this offseason.

  • 1 on 1 with Former Lion Lomas Brown

    Posted Feb 26, 2015

    Tori Petry talks with former Lions OT Lomas Brown at Meet Up & Eat Up about the changes on the Lions offensive line this offseason and how they can improve for 2015.

Photos

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