AskBiography Logo   Latest News  Follow Us on Twitter  Follow Us on Google Buzz  Became Fan - Facebook  Subscribe to RSSRSS   Bookmark and Share

Jeff Backus

CurrentteamDetroit Lions
Currentnumber76
CurrentpositionplainOffensive tackle
Birth DateSeptember 21, 1977(age 39)
Birth PlaceMidland, Michigan
Heightft6
Heightin5
Weight305
Debutyear2001
DebutteamDetroit Lions
CollegeMichigan
Draftyear2001
Draftround1
Draftpick18
Pastteams * Detroit Lions (2001 present)
Statweek17
Statseason2010
Statlabel1Games played
Statvalue1160
Statlabel2Games started
Statvalue2160
NflBAC654682

     Home | NFL | Jeff Backus



Jeff Backus (born September 21, 1977 in Midland, Michigan) is an American football offensive tackle with the Detroit Lions of the National Football League. Backus played football for the University of Michigan. He was drafted with the 18th pick in the first round of the 2001 NFL Draft by the Detroit Lions. He resigned with Detroit on July 13, 2006, receiving a six year deal.


Warning: simplexml_load_file(http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/videos/-/Jeff/Backus?orderby=viewCount&max-results=10) [function.simplexml-load-file]: failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.0 410 Gone in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Warning: simplexml_load_file() [function.simplexml-load-file]: I/O warning : failed to load external entity "http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/videos/-/Jeff/Backus?orderby=viewCount&max-results=10" in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Fatal error: Call to a member function children() on a non-object in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 260