Mark Asper

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Mark Asper
No. 64     New York Giants
Offensive guard
Personal information
Date of birth: (1985-11-08) November 8, 1985 (age 28)
Place of birth: Rexburg, Idaho
Height: 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) Weight: 321 lb (146 kg)
Career information
High school: Idaho Falls (ID) Bonneville
College: Oregon
NFL Draft: 2012 / Round: 6 / Pick: 178
Debuted in 2012 for the Jacksonville Jaguars
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics as of 2013
Games played 1
Games started 0
Stats at NFL.com

Mark Vaughn Asper (born November 8, 1985) is an American football offensive guard who is currently a member of the New York Giants in the National Football League. He was selected in the sixth round, 178th overall, by the Bills in the 2012 NFL Draft. He played college football at Oregon. On July 25th, 2014, he was cut from the Bills squad.

Professional career[edit]

Projected as a seventh round selection by Sports Illustrated, Asper was ranked as the No. 18 offensive tackle available in the 2012 NFL Draft.[1] SI noted his "limited upside in the NFL" and labeled him "as an inexpensive utility lineman".[2]

He was cut by the Bills on August 31, 2012, and subsequently claimed off waivers by the Minnesota Vikings on September 1, 2012.[3]

Asper was claimed off waivers from the Vikings by the Jacksonville Jaguars on December 24, 2012. He was released by the Jaguars on August 25, 2013.

On September 1, 2013, he was signed to the practice squad of the Buffalo Bills.

On July 29, 2014 Asper was signed as a free-agent by the New York Giants.[4]

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