Star from the University or college of Iowa joined the Green Bay Packers like a defensive deal with, helping the group win Super Dish XLV. Getting started at left safeguard his freshman 12 months at Iowa, he became a beginner midway through the growing season, and gained the to begin his three All Big-10 choices. Selected from the Packers in the 1st round from the 2010 NFL Draft, he became a beginner with the group from the 5th week completely up through the Super Dish. He was raised in Crystal Lake, Illinois, his parents Polish immigrants. He performed for the Packers beneath the management of their mind trainer Mike McCarthy.