Bryan Stork was drafted by the New England Patriots in the 4th round (105th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft.
Bryan Stork was drafted by the New England Patriots in the 4th round (105th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft.SEASONAL REVIEWS2014 (13/11, 2/2)
- Returned from injury to start at center and play every offensive snap in the Super Bowl XLIX win vs. Seattle (2/1/15).
- Inactive in the AFC Championship win vs. Indianapolis (1/18/15) due to injury.
- Made his postseason debut, starting at center in the AFC Divisional win vs. Baltimore (1/10/15) before leaving the game due to injury.
- Started at center at Green Bay (11/30), at San Diego (12/7) and vs. Miami (12/14).
- Started at center and was part of an offensive line that didn't allow a sack for the second straight game in the win vs. Detroit (11/23).
- Started at center in the win at Indianapolis (11/16), helping pave the way for the team to rush for a season-high 246 yards and not allowing a sack.
- Started at center in the win vs. Denver (11/2).
- Returned from injury to start at center and help the team score a season-high 51 points in the win vs. Chicago (10/26).
- Inactive at Buffalo (10/12) and vs. N.Y. Jets (10/16) due to injury.
- Started his second straight game at center in the win vs. Cincinnati (10/5), helping pave the way for the team to rush for a season-high 220 yards.
- Made his first NFL start at center at Kansas City (9/29), becoming the first rookie to make a start at center for the Patriots since Dan Koppen in 2003.
- Rotated in at center for the final two drives of the game in the win vs. Oakland (9/21), with Dan Connolly moving to right guard.
- Made his NFL debut in the win at Minnesota (9/14), entering the game at center in the fourth quarter.
- Was inactive in the season opener at Miami (9/7).
- Started 41-of-51 contests that he appeared in, including each of his final 35 games at center, while seeing action at right guard for four games as a freshman and at left guard for two contests.
- The Seminoles compiled a 45-10 record during Stork’s four seasons with the team and he received winning grades for blocking consistency (80 percent or better) in 33 of his starting assignments.
- Won the Rimington Trophy in 2013, given to the nation’s top center. Also named a consensus first-team All-American and first team All-ACC.
- Born Nov. 15, 1990.
- A tight end in high school, had the frame and the tenacity to make the move to offensive line.
- Primarily a blocker in a run-based high school offense, where he registered 43 pancake blocks.