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Orlando Franklin
T #74
Height:
6-7
Weight:
320
Age:
26
College:
Miami (Fla.)
Hometown:
Delray Beach, Fla.
Experience:
4

Quick Stats (2013):

G
15
GS
15
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGames
GGS
TOTAL 47 47
2013 DEN 15 15
2012 DEN 16 16
2011 DEN 16 16
Recent Games
WKOppResult
1 BAL W 49-27
2 @NYG W 41-23
3 OAK W 37-21
4 PHI W 52-20
5 @DAL W 51-48
6 JAC W 35-19
7 @IND L 33-39
8 WAS W 45-21
10 @SD W 28-20
11 KC W 27-17
12 @NE L 31-34
13 @KC W 35-28
14 TEN W 51-28
15 SD L 20-27
16 @HOU W 37-13
17 @OAK W 34-14

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FRANKLIN AT A GLANCE:
• A third-year player who has started 47 games in his first three NFL seasons.
• Allowed the fewest sacks (3.5) in the NFL among 16-game starting right tackles in 2012.
• Became the first right tackle and just the sixth offensive lineman overall in team history to start every regular-season game as a rookie in 2011.
• Named to the All-Rookie Team by Football Outsiders after opening all 16 regular-season contests and playing in 98.2 percent of the team’s offensive snaps in 2011 while helping the club lead the NFL in rushing with a franchise-record 164.5 yards per game on the ground.
• Played 51 games (39 starts) at left guard and left tackle during his career at the University of Miami, twice earning All-Atlantic Coast Conference recognition.
• Voted the Miami Sports Hall of Fame Unsung Hero and was a second-team All-ACC selection following his senior season in 2010 when he led the Hurricanes with 61 pancake blocks to go along with 16 cut blocks.
• Grew up in Toronto, Canada and played two seasons of high school football before moving to Florida to receive college recruiting attention.
• Lived in Jamaica until the age of 3 before moving to Canada.
• Selected by the Broncos in the second round (46th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft.

FRANKLIN AT A GLANCE:
• A third-year player who has started 47 games in his first three NFL seasons.
• Allowed the fewest sacks (3.5) in the NFL among 16-game starting right tackles in 2012.
• Became the first right tackle and just the sixth offensive lineman overall in team history to start every regular-season game as a rookie in 2011.
• Named to the All-Rookie Team by Football Outsiders after opening all 16 regular-season contests and playing in 98.2 percent of the team’s offensive snaps in 2011 while helping the club lead the NFL in rushing with a franchise-record 164.5 yards per game on the ground.
• Played 51 games (39 starts) at left guard and left tackle during his career at the University of Miami, twice earning All-Atlantic Coast Conference recognition.
• Voted the Miami Sports Hall of Fame Unsung Hero and was a second-team All-ACC selection following his senior season in 2010 when he led the Hurricanes with 61 pancake blocks to go along with 16 cut blocks.
• Grew up in Toronto, Canada and played two seasons of high school football before moving to Florida to receive college recruiting attention.
• Lived in Jamaica until the age of 3 before moving to Canada.
• Selected by the Broncos in the second round (46th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Signed by Denver as a draft choice 7/27/11.

2013: Franklin started 15 regular-season games for the Broncos in 2013... Was part of an offensive line unit that allowed the fewest sacks (20) in the NFL, as well as the most games allowing zero sacks (6)... Was a member of an offensive line group that was named a collective offensive player of the week by Sports Illustrated’s Peter King for its performance in which it allowed zero sacks and zero quarterback hits against the NFL’s top-ranked sack defense vs. K.C. (11/17)... Started all three postseason contests... Part of an offensive line that did not allow a sack in Denver's Divisional-Round win vs. S.D. (1/12)... Part of an offensive line that did not allow a sack or a QB hit in the AFC Championship Game vs. N.E. (1/19). 

2012: Franklin started all 16 regular-season games for the second consecutive season to start his career and tied for third among 16-game-starting tackles with just 3.5 sacks allowed (first among right tackles)... Blocked for an offensive line that gave up the second-fewest sacks (21) in the NFL.

2011: Selected by the Broncos in the second round (46th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft, Franklin opened all 16 regular-season games and both playoff contests for the Broncos at right tackle... Earned all-rookie honors from Football Outsiders after playing in 98.2 of the team’s offensive snaps and blocking for a rushing attack that ranked first in the league with a team-record 164.5 yards per game.

COLLEGE: Franklin played 51 career games (39 starts) at the University of Miami at left guard and left tackle, earning All-Atlantic Coast Conference recognition following his final two seasons... Led the team with 61 pancake blocks and 16 cut blocks his senior season and received the Miami Sports Hall of Fame Unsung Hero Award as the Hurricanes ranked first in the ACC with a school-record 5,477 yards of total offense (421.3 ypg.)... Graded out to 95 percent as a junior while opening 11 contests at left guard and two games at left tackle... Started 11-of-13 games played as a sophomore and saw time in 12 contests (3 starts) as a true freshman in 2007 to share the school’s Rookie of the Year Award.

PERSONAL: Franklin allowed zero sacks as a senior in his only season at Atlantic High School in Delray Beach, Fla., where he was rated as the No. 2 offensive tackle on the Florida Times-Union Super 75 Team... Played two seasons of high school football in Toronto before relocating to Florida to receive recruiting attention... Grew up in Toronto after moving from Jamaica at the age of 3... Orlando Franklin was born on Dec. 16, 1987, in Kingston, Jamaica.

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