Mark Barron #26 OLB
Height: 6-2 Weight: 213 Age: 26
Born: 10/27/1989 Mobile , AL
Experience: 5th season
High School: St. Paul's Episopal School [Mobile, AL]
Selected By: Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Pick (Overall): 7 (7)
Barron was an imposing defender at Alabama. He simply looked like a professional, from the way that he prepared and warmed up to his productivity and on-field presence. A stalwart at safety, he has the size and athletic ability to contribute right away in the NFL. He has the range and ball skills to make big plays and is an active defender against the run. Barron projects as a top-50 pick.
Published: April 26, 2012 at 08:58 p.m.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers select Alabama S Mark Barron with the seventh overall pick in the 2012 NFL draft.
Published: March 23, 2012 at 07:07 p.m.
Alabama safety Mark Barron discusses his hard-hitting style of play.