Jeff Backus

Detroit Lions #76 - Offensive Tackle

  • Born: 09/21/77
  • Age: 36
  • Height: 6-5
  • Weight: 305

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Former Detroit Lions offensive tackle Jeff Backus is going to work with the team this offseason as a part-time coaching intern.


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Jerry Mallory on Jeff Backus' decision to retire

Jerry Mallory talks about Jeff Backus' decision to walk away from the NFL after 12 seasons.

Backus releases statement on decision to retire

The Detroit Lions' Jeff Backus has released a statement on his decision to retire from the NFL.


Backus hanging it up

Former Michigan Wolverine Jeff Backus spent all 12 of his NFL seasons with the Lions.

Jeff Backus retires from NFL after 12 seasons

Detroit Lions offensive tackle Jeff Backus has announced his retirement from the NFL.

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