Marcell Lazard

#74 Marcell Lazard

OL | r-Sr. | 6-6 | 311 | Bloomfield, N.J. | Bloomfield HS

2016 (r-Jr.)

  • Played in 12 games and started six
  • Used at both tackle positions
  • Member of top five nationally ranked offensive line (Pro Football Focus)
  • Saw action on 451 plays, including 420 on offense
  • Used on 60 or more plays in three games, 70 or more plays in two games and 80 or more plays in two games
  • Member of offensive line that was No. 2 in the Big 12 in fewest sacks allowed
  • Helped pave the way for the offense to average 485.5 yards per game of total offense (No. 17 nationally), 228.4 yards rushing (No. 25 nationally) and 257.2 yards passing (No. 42)
  • Offense rushed for more than 200 yards in eight games and more than 300 yards in four games
  • Offense produced four different running backs with 100 or more yards in a game
  • Offense passed for more than 300 yards in four games
  • Offense produced more than 500 yards of total offense in five games

2015 (r-So.)

  • Played in 13 games and started six at right tackle
  • Used on 560 plays, including 493 on offense
  • Saw action on a season-high 86 offensive plays against Arizona State
  • Used on 84 offensive plays at Kansas State and against Texas Tech
  • Saw action on 60 or more offensive plays in six games
  • Helped pave the way for the offense to average 479.7 yards per game of total offense, 34.0 points per game, 228.2 yards rushing per game and 251.5 passing yards per game
  • Part of an offense that ranked No. 17 nationally in rushing offense, No. 18 in first down offense, No. 23 in total offense and No. 35 in scoring offense

2014 (r-Fr.)

  • Saw limited action, making two appearances
  • Added depth at tackle

2013 (Fr.)

  • Redshirted

High School

  • Three-year starter and four-year letterwinner for coach Mike Carter at Bloomfield High 
  • 2012 New Jersey All-State Second Team Offense
  • 2012 All-Group 5 First Team Offense
  • 2011 All-Group 4 Second Team Offense
  • Two-time All-Essex County First Team Offense
  • 2010 All-Essex County Third Team Offense
  • Played in the 2012 Chesapeake Bowl


  • Birthday is September 5
  • Son of James and Wendy Lazard
  • One of two children
  • Majoring in multidisciplinary studies
Totals 25110

Lazard Part of a Bigger, More Physical WVU O-Line

By John Antonik | May 31, 2016

The offensive line West Virginia will be putting out on the field this fall is a lot different than the ones we’ve been accustomed to seeing around here in the past. For starters, you now have to look up at them, particularly the outside guys at tackle.