Joe Staley

Date of Birth
Aug. 29, 1984
Central Michigan
315 lbs

Joe Staley


Joe Staley is a left tackle for the San Francisco 49ers. After starting his college career as a tight end at Central Michigan University, he converted to offensive line and has made three All-Pro teams with the 49ers during his seven year pro career.

Early Years & College

Staley was born on August 30, 1984 in Rockford, MI. He played tight end while playing football at Rockford High School and also set three school records as a sprinter for the track team. He continued his football career at Central Michigan, and after playing tight end as a freshman, he was moved to left tackle as a sophomore because of his size.

As a member of the Chippewas, Staley and his fellow offensive linemen helped pave the way for three straight 1,000 yard rushers. Prior to the start of his senior season in 200...