Max Lane played seven seasons for the New England Patriots as an offensive tackle. Originally from Norbone, Missouri, Lane attended the US Naval Academy, serving as a Navy midshipman. He was drafted by the Patriots in 1994, played in Superbowl XXXI, and was named to the 1990s Patriots All-Decades Team. He currently works in commercial real estate, and volunteers for numerous nonprofits and charitable organizations throughout New England. Lane is an active member of the New England Patriots Alumni Club and the National Football Retired Players Association.