Ron Edwards (American football)

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Ron Edwards
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Edwards (#95) on the sidelines
Free agent
Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1979-07-12) July 12, 1979 (age 34)
Place of birth: Columbus, Ohio
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 315 lb (143 kg)
Career information
College: Texas A&M
NFL Draft: 2001 / Round: 3 / Pick: 76
Debuted in 2001 for the Buffalo Bills
Career history
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Tackles 206
Sacks 16.5
Forced fumbles 3
Stats at NFL.com

Ronald H. "Ron" Edwards (born July 12, 1979 in Columbus, Ohio) is an American football Defensive Tackle who is currently a free agent. He Starting started 35 consecutive regular season games at nose guard for Texas A&M University, where he recorded 121 tackles with 10 sacks and 23 stops for losses. He was drafted in the 3rd round of the 2001 NFL Draft by the Buffalo Bills. He went to Klein Forest High School in Houston, Texas.[1]

Early life[edit]

Edwards played high school football at Klein Forest High School which is located in Houston, Texas. He was named a Super Prep All-American. Edwards also was in the high school's track and field team, winning the 5A state championships in shot put in 1997. He placed second in the 5A state championships shot put in 1996.

College career[edit]

Edwards chose Texas A&M as his alma mater.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ron Edwards, NFL Players Association. Accessed December 10, 2007.

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