Mark Barron

Date of Birth
Oct 26, 1989
College
Alabama
Height
6-2
Weight
213 lbs

Mark Barron

Bio

Mark Barron is a safety for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He played college football for the University of Alabama and was drafted in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft.

EARLY YEARS

Barron was born on October 27, 1989 in Mobile, Alabama. He played running back, wide receiver, and linebacker for St. Paul’s Episcopal High School. As a senior, Barron rushed for 1,094 yards and 15 TDs and was named the MVP of the 2007 Class 5A state championship game.

He was ranked as a five-star prospect and the best weakside linebacker in the class by Scouts.com. He was ranked the 55th-best player in the nation by Rivals.com

UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA

After playing mainly special teams as a freshman, Barron took over as the starter at safety. He was second on the team with 74 tackles and led the SEC with seven int...