Lance Briggs

Date of Birth
Nov. 11, 1980
244 lbs

Lance Briggs


Lance Briggs is a defensive end for the Chicago Bears. He is a seven-time Pro Bowler and has spent his entire NFL career with the Bears.

Early Life

Briggs was born on November 12, 1980 in Los Angeles California. He developed his skills as defensive lineman at Elk Grove High School.

Arizona Wildcats

While playing at Arizona, Briggs was named a First-team All-Pac-10 linebacker three times. In his first year on the field he had over 100 tackles. In 2000, he led the entire Pac-10 Conference in tackles and led the Wildcats in the defensive category every year of his collegiate career.

Chicago Bears

Briggs was selected in the third round of the 2003 NFL Draft by the Chicago Bears. He started 13 games as a rookie. In his third year he earned his first Pro Bowl selection, which would be the first ...