E. J. Wilson

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E. J. Wilson
No. 78
Position: Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-10-28) October 28, 1987 (age 29)
Place of birth: Emporia, Virginia
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 289 lb (131 kg)
Career information
College: North Carolina
NFL Draft: 2010 / Round: 4 / Pick: 127
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Tackles: 1
Sacks: 0
INTs: 0
Player stats at NFL.com

Earl Wilson, Jr. (born October 28, 1987) is a former American football defensive end. He was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the fourth round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He played college football at North Carolina.

Professional career[edit]

Seattle Seahawks[edit]

Wilson was selected in the fourth round of the 2010 NFL Draft by the Seattle Seahawks. He was signed to a four-year contract on June 17, 2010.[1] He was cut on November 23, 2010 after posting one tackle in two games.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers[edit]

Wilson signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for the 2011 NFL Training Camp. During the second preseason game, Wilson was injured after rupturing his Achilles tendon. He was ruled out for the season and was placed on Injured Reserve for the 2011 NFL Season.


  1. ^ "Seahawks sign pair of 4th-round picks". The Seattle Times Company. June 17, 2010. Retrieved August 23, 2011. 

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