Chasen Hines was drafted by the New England Patriots in the sixth round (210th overall) of the 2022 NFL Draft.
- Four-year letterwinner on the offensive line for Louisiana State
- Appeared in 35 games during his career, starting 17 times.
- Started 16 times at right guard and once at left guard.
- Served as the backup center to All-America Lloyd Cushenberry during LSU's national championship season in 2019.
- Helped plug holes in an injury-riddled offensive line as a true freshman in 2018.
- Originally came to LSU as a defensive lineman, but switched to the offensive side of the ball
- Played in the 2022 Senior Bowl in Mobile.
Senior Year (2021):
- Appeared in eight games, starting seven times.
- All seven starts came at right guard … Played 76 snaps at Auburn and then logged 74 snaps at Kentucky the following week.
- Started against Florida, but only played 11 snaps due to a lower leg injury.
- Returned to action against Alabama with a season-high 77 snaps.
- Closed out the season with a start at right guard against Kansas State in the Texas Bowl.
Junior Year (2020):
- Started the first nine games of the season before missing the finale against Ole Miss.
- Played 665 offensive snaps.
- Did not miss an offensive play in six of the nine games in which he saw action.
- Played career-high 92 snaps in win over Arkansas.
- Did not miss an offensive snap in four straight games – Auburn (78 plays), Arkansas (92), Texas A&M (72), and Alabama (73).
Sophomore Year (2019):
- Served as the backup to All-America Lloyd Cushenberry at center in 2019.
- Played in 10 games with no starts.
- Also saw action on special teams.
- Saw most action of season against Vanderbilt (36 snaps at left guard).
Freshman Year (2018):
- Played in eight games with one start in 2018.
- Started at left guard against Mississippi State as he helped the Tigers to a 19-3 win over the Bulldogs.
- Came off the bench for an injured Garrett Brumfield against Auburn and helped LSU to a 22-21 win.
- Inserted into the lineup after just one series against No. 2 ranked Georgia, filling in for an injured Adrian Magee.
- Played 75 snaps in LSU's 36-16 win over Georgia as the Tigers racked up 475 total yards against a Bulldog defense that went into the game leading the SEC in total yards allowed.
- Saw action in six of LSU's eight SEC games with other action coming against Ole Miss (16 plays), Alabama (20 plays) and Arkansas (21 plays).
- Played a total of 286 offensive snaps.
- Majoring in sports administration.
Patriots Make A Series Of Roster Moves
The Patriots announced that they have signed 2022 sixth-round draft pick OL Chasen Hines and 2022 seventh-round draft pick Andrew Stueber. In addition, the Patriots signed rookie free agent LS Ross Reiter from Colorado State and released rookie free agents DB Devin Hafford and QB D'Eriq King.