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Demar Dotson
T #69
Height:
6-9
Weight:
315
Age:
31
College:
Southern Miss
Hometown:
Alexandria, LA
Experience:
9

Quick Stats (2017):

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1
GS
1
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGames
GGS
TOTAL 90 66
2017 TB 1 1
2016 TB 13 13
2015 TB 6 3
2014 TB 16 16
2013 TB 16 16
2012 TB 16 15
2011 TB 13 2
2009 TB 9 0
Recent Games
WKOppResult
2 CHI W 29-7

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Biography

Acquired By Bucs:

Signed by Tampa Bay on May 4, 2009, as a college free agent.


Career Highlights:

Has played in 89 career games, with 65 starts, all with the Buccaneers.

In 2015, helped block for an offense that finished the season ranked fifth in the league in total offense (375.9 ypg) and fifth in rushing (134.9 ypg), while tying for the league lead in rushing average (4.8).

Also in 2015, was part of a unit that helped the offense to a franchise-record 6,014 net yards on the year, while also recording 2,162 rushing yards for the second-most in a single season in team history.

Part of an offensive line that allowed only 27 sacks in 2015, the third-fewest by a Buccaneers team since 1983 when sacks became an official statistic.

Helped block for Doug Martin’s 251-yard rushing game against Oakland (11/4/12), the highest-total in team history and tied for the 10th-most in NFL history.

Recorded first career start vs. New Orleans (11/6/11).

Made NFL debut against Green Bay (11/8/09), playing on special teams.


2016 Highlights

Part of an offensive line that did not allow a sack at Atlanta (9/11).

Started at Arizona (9/18).

Part of an offensive unit that totaled 472 yards of offense against Los Angeles (9/25), the 10th-most in a single game in team history.

Started against Denver (10/2).

Part of an offensive line that helped block for 113 rushing yards at Carolina (10/10).

At San Francisco (10/23), started and was part of an offensive line that helped the team total 513 total yards of offense, tied for the fourth-most in a single game in team history, including 249 rushing yards, the fourth-most in a single game in franchise history.

Started against Oakland (10/30) and on Thursday Night Football against Atlanta (11/3).

Started in a win against Chicago (11/13).

At Kansas City (11/20), helped block for 116 rushing yards.

Part of an offensive line that blocked for 118 rushing yards and did not allow a sack against Seattle (11/27), who entered the game tied for the league lead in sacks.

Started in a win at San Diego (12/4).

Inactive with a concussion Weeks 14-16.

Started in a win against Carolina, helping block for 112 rushing yards (1/1/17).


College:

Played first season of football in 2008 after spending the previous two seasons (2006-07) as a member of the Southern Miss basketball team.

Appeared in six games on the defensive line and started in the season finale against SMU.

Saw action in 29 games for Golden Eagles basketball team in 2007, making nine starts.

Majored in coaching and sports administration.


Personal/Community:

Father to Demar Dotson, Jr., and Saraiah Dotson.

Born Demar Dotson on October 11, 1985 in Alexandria, Louisiana.

Helps sponsor “Turkey Time with the O-Line,” a Thanksgiving program carried out by the offensive line, which has provided more than 5,000 meals for local families in need.

Sponsors “Dotson’s Do-Gooders” Front Row Fans section to provide a special gameday experience to those who would otherwise not have a chance to attend Buccaneers home games.

In May 2015, visited Tampa Bay Buccaneers Field in Clearwater to present a $10,000 PLAY 60 grant and lead children through football drills.

In October 2013, helped host the Buccaneers’ Halloween Celebration for youths from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa.

In January 2013, visited Potter Elementary and West Tampa Elementary schools to present new eyeglasses to students through the Glazer Family Foundation Vision Program.

Traveled to Costa Rice on a mission trip in March 2012 to promote the game of football and lend support to underprivileged communities.

Helped surprise 30 families with tickets, gift cards and a shopping spree for the team’s 4th and 5th annual Day of Giving events in December 2010 and 2011.

In honor of the NFL’s Play 60 initiative and Hispanic Heritage Month, taught football drills and spoke on the importance of living healthy at West Tampa Elementary School in September 2011.

Visited Metropolitan Ministries to entertain children at the after-school program and volunteer for its family support services in November 2009.

Born Demar Dotson on October 11, 1985 in Alexandria, Louisiana.

Acquired By Bucs:

Signed by Tampa Bay on May 4, 2009, as a college free agent.


Career Highlights:

Has played in 89 career games, with 65 starts, all with the Buccaneers.

In 2015, helped block for an offense that finished the season ranked fifth in the league in total offense (375.9 ypg) and fifth in rushing (134.9 ypg), while tying for the league lead in rushing average (4.8).

Also in 2015, was part of a unit that helped the offense to a franchise-record 6,014 net yards on the year, while also recording 2,162 rushing yards for the second-most in a single season in team history.

Part of an offensive line that allowed only 27 sacks in 2015, the third-fewest by a Buccaneers team since 1983 when sacks became an official statistic.

Helped block for Doug Martin’s 251-yard rushing game against Oakland (11/4/12), the highest-total in team history and tied for the 10th-most in NFL history.

Recorded first career start vs. New Orleans (11/6/11).

Made NFL debut against Green Bay (11/8/09), playing on special teams.


2016 Highlights

Part of an offensive line that did not allow a sack at Atlanta (9/11).

Started at Arizona (9/18).

Part of an offensive unit that totaled 472 yards of offense against Los Angeles (9/25), the 10th-most in a single game in team history.

Started against Denver (10/2).

Part of an offensive line that helped block for 113 rushing yards at Carolina (10/10).

At San Francisco (10/23), started and was part of an offensive line that helped the team total 513 total yards of offense, tied for the fourth-most in a single game in team history, including 249 rushing yards, the fourth-most in a single game in franchise history.

Started against Oakland (10/30) and on Thursday Night Football against Atlanta (11/3).

Started in a win against Chicago (11/13).

At Kansas City (11/20), helped block for 116 rushing yards.

Part of an offensive line that blocked for 118 rushing yards and did not allow a sack against Seattle (11/27), who entered the game tied for the league lead in sacks.

Started in a win at San Diego (12/4).

Inactive with a concussion Weeks 14-16.

Started in a win against Carolina, helping block for 112 rushing yards (1/1/17).


College:

Played first season of football in 2008 after spending the previous two seasons (2006-07) as a member of the Southern Miss basketball team.

Appeared in six games on the defensive line and started in the season finale against SMU.

Saw action in 29 games for Golden Eagles basketball team in 2007, making nine starts.

Majored in coaching and sports administration.


Personal/Community:

Father to Demar Dotson, Jr., and Saraiah Dotson.

Born Demar Dotson on October 11, 1985 in Alexandria, Louisiana.

Helps sponsor “Turkey Time with the O-Line,” a Thanksgiving program carried out by the offensive line, which has provided more than 5,000 meals for local families in need.

Sponsors “Dotson’s Do-Gooders” Front Row Fans section to provide a special gameday experience to those who would otherwise not have a chance to attend Buccaneers home games.

In May 2015, visited Tampa Bay Buccaneers Field in Clearwater to present a $10,000 PLAY 60 grant and lead children through football drills.

In October 2013, helped host the Buccaneers’ Halloween Celebration for youths from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa.

In January 2013, visited Potter Elementary and West Tampa Elementary schools to present new eyeglasses to students through the Glazer Family Foundation Vision Program.

Traveled to Costa Rice on a mission trip in March 2012 to promote the game of football and lend support to underprivileged communities.

Helped surprise 30 families with tickets, gift cards and a shopping spree for the team’s 4th and 5th annual Day of Giving events in December 2010 and 2011.

In honor of the NFL’s Play 60 initiative and Hispanic Heritage Month, taught football drills and spoke on the importance of living healthy at West Tampa Elementary School in September 2011.

Visited Metropolitan Ministries to entertain children at the after-school program and volunteer for its family support services in November 2009.

Born Demar Dotson on October 11, 1985 in Alexandria, Louisiana.

 

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