Nick McDonald
No. 65     New England Patriots
Offensive Guard
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-06-27) June 27, 1987 (age 32)
Place of birth: Salinas, California
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Weight: 305 lb (138 kg)
Career information
College: Grand Valley State University
Undrafted in 2010
Debuted in 2011 for the New England Patriots
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Games played     16
Games started     3
Fumble recoveries     0
Stats at

Nicholas James McDonald (born June 27, 1987)[1] is an American football guard who is currently a member of the New England Patriots of the National Football League. McDonald was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Green Bay Packers in 2010. He played college football at Grand Valley State University.

Professional careerEdit

Green Bay PackersEdit

Following the 2010 NFL Draft, the Packers signed McDonald as an undrafted free agent on April 26, 2010.[2] He was waived on September 3, 2011.

New England PatriotsEdit

McDonald was signed to the New England Patriots' practice squad on September 4. He was released from the squad on September 15, but was re-signed the following day. On December 3, he was promoted to the active roster to replace the released Taylor Price.[3]


  1. "Nick McDonald". National Football League. Archived from the original on December 8, 2010. Retrieved December 8, 2010.
  2. VanOchten, Brian (April 26, 2010). "Grand Valley State tackle Nick McDonald signs free-agent deal with Green Bay Packers". Archived from the original on December 8, 2010. Retrieved December 8, 2010.

External linksEdit

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