Garrett Reynolds
G #70
North Carolina
Knoxville, TN

Quick Stats (2014):

Career Stats
TOTAL 43 24
2014 DET 1 1
2013 ATL 15 10
2012 ATL 7 6
2011 ATL 16 7
2010 ATL 0 0
2009 ATL 4 0
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2 @CAR L 7-24

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Veteran guard who brings experience, size, and strength to the Lions offensive line, having started 23 of his 42 career games played.


  • Signed by the Detroit Lions as a free agent on July 17, 2014.
  • Released by the Falcons on February 18, 2014.
  • Re-signed by the Falcons on March 9, 2013.
  • Drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the fifth round (156th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

Veteran guard who brings experience, size, and strength to the Lions offensive line, having started 23 of his 42 career games played.

2013: Started 10 games for the Atlanta Falcons at guard and played in 15 on the season.

2012: Began the season in a starting role along the Falcons’ offensive line.

  • Blocked for RB Michael Turner as he set a franchise record with his 26th 100-yard game against Carolina (9/30).
  • Was placed on Reserve/Injured after seven games.

2011: Earned a starting role for the Falcons and played all 16 regular-season games.

  • Key cog of the offensive line that helped Falcons produce a record-setting 28 first downs against Washington (10/7).
  • Starting member of the offensive line that did not allow a sack on 42 pass attempts at Seattle (10/2).

2010: Was inactive for the season.

2009: Played five games for the Falcons as a rookie.

Starter for three years on both the offensive and defensive lines while attending North Carolina.

  • Selected as First-Team All-ACC by the ACC Sports Journal and Second-Team All-ACC by the Associated Press.
  • Placed on the 2008 Lombardi Award Watch List.

Attended Carter High School in Tennessee, where he is the only student athlete ever to make it to the NFL.

  • Nephew of former 49ers and Rams guard, Jack “Hacksaw” Reynolds.

Recent Articles

Recent Videos

  • NFL Films Preview: Lions vs. Packers

    By NFL_COM - Posted 17 hours ago

    NFL Films previews the Week 3 matchup between the Green Bay Packers and the Detroit Lions.

  • Austin says secondary is on the right track

    Posted Sep 19, 2014

    Tori Petry reports on what coordinators Teryl Austin and Joe Lombardi have to say about the matchup against the Packers, including the Lions secondary and stopping Aaron Rodgers.

  • Lions Weekly Matchup: Offense

    Posted Sep 19, 2014

    Detroit Lions offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi breaks down film of the Green Bay Packers defense with Herman Moore.

  • Caldwell on injuries, captains

    Posted Sep 19, 2014

    Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell talks about the team's injured players and announces the captains for Week 3 vs. Green Bay.

  • Lions GameDay Live preview

    Posted Sep 19, 2014

    Tom Leyden previews this week's edition of Lions GameDay Live, the official Lions pregame show.