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 66   George Bussey   OL
  Height: 6-3   Weight: 305
  Year: 2   Yrs/Pat: 2
  Acquired: D5-09(170th Overall)
  School: Louisville
  Born: Oct 24, 1985    

Career Transactions

George Bussey was drafted by the New England Patriots in the fifth round (170th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.
 


2009 Season

  • Placed on injured reserve on Sept. 5 and missed his entire rookie campaign.


College

  • Talented walk-on who earned a scholarship and became a mainstay on the offensive line at Louisville.
  • Named to the Outland Trophy Watch List prior to his senior season.
  • Started games at both tackle and guard during his college career.



Personal

  • George Bussey was born Oct. 24, 1985 to Ruthie and Carlos Grigsby.
  • Starred at Western (Louisville, Ky.) High School where he was a three-year starter on the offensive line.
  • Named a Jefferson County All-Star.
  • Started two seasons at guard and one at tackle on the varsity level.
  • Started all junior varsity games as a freshman.
  • Paved the way for a 1,000-yard rusher and one 2,500-yard rusher during his time at Western. 
  • Voted the team's best offensive lineman during his junior and senior season.
  • Majored in communications at Louisville.



Extra Points

  • A native of Louisville who turned down some offers to play at lower-level schools and walked-on with the hometown Cardinals. Stepped into the starting lineup as a red-shirt freshman and earned a scholarship.
  • An avid cook, Busseey was planning to attend culinary school until his high school coach persuaded him to pursue foobtall at the college level.