Overview
Thomas John Lang Jr. is an offensive lineman for the Green Bay Packers, who selected him in the fourth round of the 2009 NFL Draft. Lang was a former offensive and defensive lineman at Eastern Michigan, where he played four seasons. Lang is 6-feet, 4-inches tall and weighs 307 pounds. He goes by "T.J."
Prep Career
T.J. Lang began his high school career at Lakeland High School in White Lake, MI. After lettering in football and basketball as a sophomore, Lang transferred to Brother Rice High School in Bloomfield Township, MI. He played two seasons for the Warriors and was a first team All-State selection as a senior. In 2004, Lang recorded 59 total tackles and 8.5 sacks, and was listed as one of the top 50 recruits in the state of Michigan.
College Career
T.J. Lang signed with Eastern Michigan to play on the defensive line. In 2005, as a true freshman, Lang played in all 11 games, recording 11 total tackles (0.5 for loss). His only start of the season came in the season opener against Cincinnati. Lang also saw time on special teams as a freshman.

Before his sophomore season, T.J. Lang was moved to the offensive line, where he quickly won a starting job for the Eagles. He started 10 games at right tackle and two at left tackle in 2006, before moving to the left side exclusively in 2007. He finished his Eastern Michigan career having started 36 consecutive games on the offensive line. Lang earned second team All-MAC honors in 2008.

After the 2008 season, Lang was selected to participate in the 2009 Texas vs the Nation Game.
NFL Career
Lang was selected in the fourth round (109th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft by the Green Bay Packers. Before the 2009 season, Lang signed a contract with Green Bay. Terms were not disclosed.
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