This is a 2018 photo of Dan Skipper of the Detroit Lions NFL football team. This image reflects the Detroit Lions active roster as of Monday, June 4, 2018 when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

Dan Skipper

OT

#72

Experience: 1 year

Height: 6-9

Age: 24

Weight: 317 lbs

College: Arkansas

2018 SEASON

  • G
  • GS

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Biography

CAREER TRANSACTIONS

Dan Skipper was signed by the New England Patriots to the practice squad on Jan. 8, 2019 ... Originally signed by Dallas as a rookie free agent (5/17/17) ... Released by Dallas (9/2/17) ... Signed by Dallas to practice squad (9/3/17) ... Released by Dallas from the practice squad (9/20/17) ... Signed by Detroit to practice squad (9/25/17) ... Signed by Detroit to the 53-man roster from the practice squad (10/26/17) ... Released by Detroit (10/31/17) ... Signed by Detroit to the practice squad (11/2/17) ... Released by Detroit (9/1/18) ... Signed by Detroit to the practice squad (9/2/18) ... Released by Detroit from the practice squad (9/5/18) ... Signed by Denver to the practice squad (11/27/18). 

Seasonal reviews

2018 (0/0 - Detroit, Denver)

  • Began the regular season on the Detroit practice squad. 
  • Signed with the Denver practice squad in November and ended the regular season with the Broncos. 

2017 (1/0 - Dallas, Detroit)

  • Began the regular season on the Dallas practice squad. 
  • Spent time on the Detroit practice squad and active roster, playing in his first NFL game vs. Pittsburgh (10/29). 

College

  • Appeared in 51 games at Arkansas, including 47 straight starts, good for the second-longest streak in program history. 
  • Earned All-SEC honors twice in his career.
  • Started games at left tackle, right tackle and left guard during his collegiate career.

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