Erik Pears

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Erik Pears
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At a game in Denver in December, 2009.
No. 79     Buffalo Bills
Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1982-06-25) June 25, 1982 (age 32)
Place of birth: Price, Utah
Height: 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) Weight: 316 lb (143 kg)
Career information
High school: Denver (CO) Kennedy
College: Colorado State
Undrafted in 2005
Debuted in 2006 for the Denver Broncos
Career history
*Practice squad only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • Honorable mention All-MWC (2002)
  • 2× First-team All-MWC (2003, 2004)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2013
Games played 85
Games started 70
Fumble recoveries 1
Stats at NFL.com

Erik Anders Pears (born June 25, 1982 in Price, Utah) is an American football offensive tackle for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League. He was signed by the Denver Broncos as an undrafted free agent in 2005. He played college football at Colorado State.

He has also played for the Oakland Raiders and Jacksonville Jaguars.

Early years[edit]

Pears attended John Fitzgerald Kennedy High School in Denver, Colorado and was a letterman in football, wrestling, and track&field. In football, he was a two-time All-State selection. In wrestling, he was a three-time League titlist. He is married and has two kids.

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