Brian Motley
Brian Motley


Autaugaville, Ala.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 289

Offensive Line


OUTLOOK: Brian Motley has played in 24 games during his Alabama career, despite numerous injuries early on ... made the move to the offensive line in 2008 where he played valuable minutes as a reserve in 15 games over the past two seasons ... made his Alabama debut against Florida State on Sept. 29, 2007, and earned his first start at defensive tackle against Louisiana-Monroe that same year ... has 11 career tackles and 2.5 tackles for loss.

2009 (JUNIOR): He added depth off the bench on the offensive line ... played in seven games ... helped the Alabama rushing attack rank 12th in the country ... saw playing time in the Citi BCS National Championship Game.

2008 (SOPHOMORE): Motley played in eight games as a reserve offensive guard for the Crimson Tide ... saw action against Tulane, Western Kentucky, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Arkansas State, Mississippi State and Auburn.

2007 (FRESHMAN): He played extensively at defensive tackle ... saw action for the first time against Florida State on Sept. 29 after missing the first four contests recovering from a broken ankle ... appeared in each of the eight games after his return from the injury and started for the first time against Louisiana-Monroe ... had 11 tackles on the season, including three solo stops and 2.5 tackles-for-loss to go with a quarterback hurry ... recorded two tackles, including one solo stop and one tackle for loss in his debut against the Seminoles ... was credited with two assists in the victory over Mississippi ... registered one assist in the Houston and Tennessee games and a solo stop against Mississippi State ... had three tackles, including one for loss, and a quarterback pressure against Louisiana-Monroe ... made one tackle and was credited with a shared tackle-for-loss in the PetroSun Independence Bowl win over Colorado.

2006 (REDSHIRT): Redshirted his initial season.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Earned Alabama Sports Writers Association Class 1A All-State honors while playing on the offensive and defensive lines at Autaugaville High School ... recorded 145 tackles, including six sacks and 16 tackles for loss on defense while leading his team to a perfect 10-0 record ... was named Class 1A offensive lineman of the year after grading out at 92 percent on the offensive line ... also earned All-State honors as a junior.