Eric Laakso

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Eric Laakso
Date of birth: (1956-11-29)November 29, 1956
Place of birth: New York City
Date of death: December 25, 2010(2010-12-25) (aged 54)
Career information
Position(s): Offensive Tackle, Guard
College: Tulane
NFL Draft: 1978 / Round: 4/ Pick 106
Organizations
As player:
1978–1984 Miami Dolphins
Career stats
Playing stats at DatabaseFootball.com

Eric Henry Laakso (November 29, 1956 – December 25, 2010) was a retired NFL offensive tackle and guard who played seven seasons with the Miami Dolphins, a tenure which included two Super Bowls. After high school at Killingly in Danielson, CT he attended Tulane University where he majored in civil engineering and played Offensive Tackle from 1975 to 1977 and was honored as the 1976–77 Tulane Athlete of the year. Laakso was selected 106th overall by the Dolphins in the fourth round of the 1978 NFL Draft. Laakso resided in South Florida and was active with NFL Alumni functions.

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