Robert “Bob” Blodgett
NFL Position: Offensive Guard
CFL Position: Offensive Tackle
Wt: 315 lbs.
Hometown: Lima, NY
Born: April 14, 1993
Scouting Report: Physical, tough lineman with heavy hands…big body with versatility to play tackle and guard…good run blocker.
College: Played in 36 games throughout his career with 28 starts…in 2015 as a Senior, started 12 out of 12 games playing primarily Right Tackle…played one game at Left Guard vs. UMass…in 2014 as a Junior, started the final nine games of the season as Right Guard… helped pave the way for an offense that averaged 178.6 yards per game rushing and an FBS-era record 32.3 points per game…in 2013 as Sophomore, worked his way into the starting lineup for the Bulls at Guard, starting eight of the final nine contests while appearing in 12… helped pave the way for the fifth ranked rush offense and fourth ranked pass offense in the MAC… led a group that helped improve the team’s total offensive yardage from 2012 and helped pave the way for 2,176 rushing yards… was part of an offensive line that allowed 20 sacks, seventh best in the MAC…in 2012 as a Redshirt Freshman, did not play in any games… served as a member of the scout team…in 2011 as a Freshman, redshirted in his first season at Buffalo.
High School: Outstanding two-way lineman who earned six varsity letters at HFL for head coach Don Hoyt…earned All-Greater Rochester honors, All-County and Rochester Democrat and Chronicle “Super 22″ kudos…helped team to a a league title as a sophomore and to an 11-4 record his final two seasons…as a defender had 33 tackles and 6.5 sacks…has also earned three letters as a center on the basketball team where he has been an All-County selection and named Player of the Week in Rochester.