Nick Fairley

Date of Birth
Jan 22, 1988
College
Auburn
Height
6-4
Weight
290 lbs

Nick Fairley

Bio

Nick Fairley is a defensive tackle for the Detroit Lions. In college he won a BCS National Championship playing for an undefeated Auburn Tigers team in 2011. In that championship game he won the Defensive MVP Award.

Early Life

Fairley was born on January 23, 1988 in Mobile Alabama. He played as a lineman on offense and defense while attending Williamson High School. He was scouted as a three-star offensive guard out of high school. After failing to meet academic levels to enroll in Auburn, he attended Copiah-Lincoln Community College.

Auburn Tigers

After completing two years of community college he was ready to attend Auburn. He had a quiet junior year and followed with a breakout senior year. He ranked first in the SEC in sacks and tackles resulting in a loss of yardage. In 2010, he recei...

Statistics
STATS
SOLO
AST
TOTAL
SK
QB HIT
TFL
INT
YDS
LONG
TD
FF
FRC
TD
SAF
2013 Regular Season
27
7
34
6.0
20
5
0
0
0
0
1
2
1
1