Rookie Spotlight: Eddie Lacy

Eddie Lacy - RB - Alabama University

Green Bay Packers  – Second Round #61 Pick Overall


Considered by many as the most talented RB in this year’s draft class, Eddie Lacy may be the solution to the Packers running game issues, which have plagued them the past few seasons.

5 Random Facts

1. He had an impressive high school career, running for 1,207 yards and 19 TDs as a sophomore, 1,800 yards and 27 TDs as a junior, and 1,046 yards and 17 TDs during his injury-plagued senior season.

2. Lacy finished his career at Alabama with 2,402 yards rushing on 6.8 yards per carry and 30 TDs.

3. He was named the Offensive MVP of the BCS Championship Game after rushing for 140 yards and scoring 2 TDs.

4. NFL scouts compare Lacy's running style to that of Frank Gore of the 49ers.

5. Lacy was born in Gretna, Louisiana.

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