Bryan Bulaga is an American football offensive tackle, who plays for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of Iowa from 2007 to 2009.
Bryan Bulaga Bio; Parents, Education, Height, Weight
Bryan Joseph Bulaga was born on 21 March 1989 to parents Joe Bulaga and Kathi Bulaga. He grew up alongside his brother Bill Bulaga in Crystal Lake, Illinois.
Bulaga attended Marian Central Catholic High School in Woodstock, Illinois. He then went to the University of Iowa to begin his college football. He stands at a height of 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 meters) and weighs 314 lbs (142 kg).
His Career; NFL, Stats
Bryan played for the Iowa Hawkeyes football team from 2007 to 2009. He was even named the Big Ten’s offensive lineman of the year for 2009.
The Green Bay Packers selected him in the first round (23rd overall) in the 2010 NFL Draft. He became the youngest player to start in a Super Bowl at age 21. He won Super Bowl XLV defeating the NFL side the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2010.
Bryan Bulaga’s NFL career stats as of 2019 (Picture: NFL)
Bulaga missed the entire 2013 season suffering from a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in August 2013. Moreover, he was ruled out for the rest of the 2017 season after being diagnosed with a torn ACL in November 2017.
Contract & Salary
Bryan Bulaga signed a 5-year contract with the Green Bay Packers, worth $33,750,000 in March 2015. It includes $8,000,000 signing bonus, $8,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $6,750,000.
He will earn a base salary of $5,800,000, a roster bonus of $700,000 and a workout bonus of $250,000 while carrying a cap hit of $8,350,000 and a dead cap value of $1,850,000 in 2019.
Who Is Bryan Bulaga’s Wife?
The 30-year-old currently shares a marital relationship with wife Abbie Mumpower. The couple exchanged the wedding vows on 6 July 2013 at the Hilton Milwaukee City Center, Wisconsin.
Bryan Bulaga pictured with his wife and children (Picture: Bryan’s Instagram)
Bryan and Abbie first met during the freshman at his college. They are proud parents of two children, a son named Declan and a two-year-old daughter.
Some Interesting Facts About Bryan Bulaga
- Bryan has Polish descent from his parent’s side. He has Polish word tattooed on each arm (siła “strength”, and pycha “pride”).
- While in college, he was named to the 2009 Outland Trophy watch list.
- He played baseball on a team of his father at an early age.