Lester Cotton Sr.



Experience: R

Height: 6-4

Age: 23

Weight: 335 lbs

College: Alabama



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Signed by Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent, May 2, 2019…Played four years at Alabama, starting 28 games including 10 at left guard and 18 at right guard…As a senior, moved to left guard and started 10 games…Helped offense rank No. 3 in the nation in scoring (45.6 avg.) and No. 6 in total offense (522.0 avg.)…Part of an offensive line that ranked No. 8 in the nation and first in the SEC by allowing just 1.0 sack per game…Made his first career start at left guard against Louisville…Helped offense post a season-high 639 yards against Arkansas…As a junior, started 13 games at right guard…Part of an offensive line that was a finalist for the Joe Moore Award…Part of an offense that ranked No. 2 in the SEC in scoring (37.1 avg.) and fourth in the conference in total offense (444.1 avg.)…Cleared a path for 305 rushing yards against Fresno State…Part of an offense that produced a season-high 496 yards on the ground against Vanderbilt…Helped Alabama rush for 308 yards against Arkansas…Started the Sugar Bowl against Clemson…Missed the CFP National Championship Game against Georgia with a knee injury…As a sophomore, played in 15 games with two starts at left guard and three starts at right guard…Blocked for nine different 100-yard individual rushing games, including four from RB Damien Harris…Cleared the way for 409 yards on the ground against Tennessee, the highest total by an Alabama team since 1992…As a freshman, played in four games as a reserve tackle…Attended Tuscaloosa (Ala.) Central High School…As a senior, named to the Parade All-American Team…Played in Under Armour All-American Bowl…Ranked No. 3 guard in the nation by Rivals.com and the No. 3 guard in the nation by Scout.com…Named AL.com Super All-State…Selected first-team 5A all-state by the Alabama Sports Writers Association and the ASWA 5A Lineman of the Year…Participated in the 2014 Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Game.