David Andrews was signed by the New England Patriots as a rookie free agent on May 8, 2015.
2015 (14/11, 2/0)
Saw action at fullback, setting a key block on Steven Jackson’s 1-yard touchdown run in the first quarter of the AFC Championship at Denver (1/24).
Saw action at center in the playoff victory vs. Kansas City (1/19).
Saw action at center at Miami (1/3).
Contributed to the kick return unit for the first time this season and saw action at center when Bryan Stork moved to left guard in place of Shaq Mason on the Patriots touchdown-scoring drive at N.Y. Jets (12/27).
Returned to the starting lineup and played every offensive snap at center in the win vs. Tennessee (12/20).
Took snaps at center late in the game when Bryan Stork had a problem with his shoe in the win at Houston (12/13).
Was active but did not play vs. Philadelphia (12/6).
Was active but did not play at Denver (11/29).
Started at center in the win vs. Buffalo (11/23).
Started at center and took one snap at right guard when Shaq Mason lined up at fullback in the win vs. Washington (11/8). Despite injuries and changes to the rotation, the Patriots rushed for 161 yards and allowed no sacks in the game.
Started at center, playing every offensive snap, through the first nine games of the season.
Made his NFL debut and his first career start at center in the win vs. Pittsburgh (9/10). He is the third rookie free agent to start opening day under Bill Belichick (DL Jace Sayler - 2001, WR Kenbrell Thompkins - 2013).
Appeared in 50 games with 40 starts over his four-year career at Georgia. Started every game for the Bulldogs over his final three seasons.
Was voted team MVP as well as Associated Press Second Team All-SEC as a senior in 2014. Was also voted the team’s permanent captain and won the squad’s toughest player award.
Born July 10, 1992.
Was ranked the No. 9 center nationally and No. 37 prospect overall coming out of Wesleyan High School in 2011.