Eddie Lacy is an American former football running back in the National Football League (NFL). We will discuss details of Eddie Lacy’s religion, ethnicity and nationality in this write-up.
Who is Eddie Lacy?
Eddie Lacy was born on June 2, 1990, in Gretna, Louisiana, United States of America where he grew up And attended Dutchtown High School in Geismar, Louisiana, where he played high school football for the Griffins in December 2008.
Eddie stands at a height of 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) and weighs 250 lb (113 kg).
Eddie Lacy was selected by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association as a first-team player on the Class 5A All-State football team for the second consecutive season.
A Look Into Eddie Lacy Career
In 2012, Eddie Lacy became the starting running back for Alabama after the departure of Trent Richardsonto the NFL. His backup was true freshman T. J. Yeldon and both he and Yeldon finished the year with over 1,000 yards each. In the Arkansas game, he had 55 rushing yards and three rushing touchdowns.
Against Missouri, he had 177 rushing yards and three rushing touchdowns.In the Iron Bowl against Auburn, he had 131 rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns in the victory.
He finished the 2012 season rushing for 181 yards and two touchdowns in the 2012 SEC Championship Game and 140 yards and one rushing touchdown, as well as one receiving touchdown in the 2013 BCS Championship Gameagainst Notre Dame.
Eddie Lacy was named the Offensive MVP for the BCS Championship game.
Lacy finished the year with 1,322 rushing yards with 17 rushing touchdowns and two receiving touchdowns.
On January 11, 2013, Eddie Lacy decided to forego his final year and declared for the 2013 NFL Draft.
Lacy was selected in the second round (61st overall) by the Green Bay Packers in the 2013 NFL Draft. He was the fourth running back to be selected in the 2013 NFL Draft.
In addition, he was the fourth of nine Alabama players to be selected that year. On May 30, 2013, he signed a contract with the Packers.
Lacy made his NFL debut against the San Francisco 49ers and had 41 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown. He suffered a concussion against Washington Redskins on September 15, 2013 and returned against the Detroit Lions on October 6, 2013.
He later rushed for 100+ yards in four games. He had a career-high in rushing in a single game against the Chicago Bears, running for 150 yards on 22 carries with a 6.8 average. Lacy passed the 1,000-yd season mark on December 15 against the Dallas Cowboys when he ran for 141 yards and a touchdown on 21 carries.
Eddie Lacy finished the season with an impressive 1,178 yards and 11 touchdowns with 257 receiving yards. He set the Packer rookie records for most rushing yards and touchdowns in a season.
He was named AP-Second-team All-Pro and was named to the NFC Pro Bowl. The Packers made the playoffs with an 8–7–1 record. In the wild-card round against the San Francisco 49ers, he had 81 rushing yards in the 23–20 loss.
Eddie Lacy Religion, What Religion Does Eddie Lacy Belongs To?
Eddie Lacy’s Ethnicity and religion have been a major focus that many of his fans want to know about. Interestingly, he has not spoken publicly about his religion, many however are of the view that he belongs to the Christian religion simply because he was born in America where a large part of people over there practised Christianity.
What to know About Eddie Lacy Nationality.
Eddie Lacy is an American Citizen. He was born in Louisiana, United States where both of his parents equally come from and still reside.