Ed Hervey

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Edward Hervey
Edmonton Eskimos
Date of birth: (1973-05-04) May 4, 1973 (age 41)
Place of birth: Houston, Texas
Career information
Status: Retired
CFL status: International
Position(s): WR
Height: 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight: 195 lb (88 kg)
College: Southern California
NFL Draft: 1995 / Round: 5 / Pick: 166
Drafted by: Dallas Cowboys
Organizations
As administrator:
2007-2008
2009-2012
2013-present

Edmonton Eskimos*
Edmonton Eskimos**
Edmonton Eskimos (GM)


*West Coast Scout
**Head scout
As player:
1995
1997
1998
1998
1999-2006
Dallas Cowboys
Oakland Raiders*
Denver Broncos*
Oakland Raiders*
Edmonton Eskimos
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star: 2001, 2003
CFL West All-Star: 2001, 2003
Career stats
Playing stats at CFL.ca

Edward Hervey (born May 4, 1973 in Houston, Texas) is a retired Canadian football wide receiver who played for the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League (CFL), and currently serves as the general manager for the Edmonton Eskimos.

College career[edit]

Hervey attended Pasadena City College, before transferring to the University of Southern California. Although he was an All-American in the 200 meters in track and field, he was seldom used as a wide receiver in the football team.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Dallas Cowboys[edit]

Hervey was selected in the fifth round of the 1995 NFL Draft by the Dallas Cowboys and was kept on the inactive list as a rookie with a leg injury.[2] He was released on August 20, 1996.[3]

Oakland Raiders (first stint)[edit]

In 1997, he signed with the Oakland Raiders and was waived on August 24.[4]

Denver Broncos[edit]

In 1998, he was signed by the Denver Broncos and released before the season started.[5]

Oakland Raiders (second stint)[edit]

He was signed by the Oakland Raiders and waived on August 26, 1998.[6]

Edmonton Eskimos (CFL)[edit]

Hervey played eight seasons for the Edmonton Eskimos, and was a CFL all star in 2001 and 2003.

Over the course of his career Hervey put up 6715 yards receiving with 476 receptions in 118 career CFL games. His best season stats-wise came in 2001 when he put up 1447 yards on 77 catches with 12 touchdowns. He also was a part of two Grey Cup winning teams.

Front office career[edit]

On March 20, 2007, Hervey officially announced his retirement from professional football. He served as the Eskimos' head scout until December 10, 2012 when he was named as the club's general manager.[7]

CFL GM record[edit]

Team Year Regular Season Post Season
Won Lost Ties Win % Finish Won Lost Result
EDM 2013 4 14 0 .222 4th in West Division - - Failed to Qualify
EDM 2014 9 5 0 .642
Total 13 19 0 .406 0 Division
Championships
0 0 0 Grey Cups

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