|No. 56, 50|
|Date of birth:||May 27, 1978|
|Place of birth:||Las Vegas, Nevada|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight:||240 lb (109 kg)|
|High school:||North Las Vegas (NV) Cheyenne|
|NFL draft:||2001 / Round: 4 / Pick: 126|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics|
Edgerton "Ed" Hartwell II (born May 27, 1978) is a former American football linebacker. He played college football at Western Illinois and was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the fourth round of the 2001 NFL Draft. Hartwell was also a member of the Atlanta Falcons, Cincinnati Bengals, Oakland Raiders and Las Vegas Locomotives.
- 1 Early years
- 2 Professional career
- 3 Personal life
- 4 Media appearances
- 5 References
- 6 Additional reading
- 7 External links
Hartwell was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the fourth round of the 2001 NFL Draft. He played for the Ravens from 2001 to 2004. He never missed a game, though he was limited to special teams in 2001. He finished his career with the Ravens with 337 tackles, six sacks and one interception.
After the 2004 season, Hartwell became a free agent and was signed to a six-year, $26.25 million contract by the Atlanta Falcons. He spent two injury-plagued seasons with the Falcons before being released on March 2, 2007. He played in only 13 games recording 63 tackles and one sack.
Las Vegas Locomotives
Marriage to Lisa Wu-Hartwell
Hartwell married reality television personality Lisa Wu-Hartwell in December 2005. Their son Ed Jr. was born May 9, 2007. Lisa also has sons Jordan (b. 1995) and Justin (b. 1998) with ex-husband R&B singer Keith Sweat.[dead link][dead link]
Court records show that Lisa Wu-Hartwell and Ed Hartwell borrowed $2.9 million to buy their suburban mansion in June 2007. Just over two years later, Bank of America paid $1.9 million for the house at a foreclosure sale at the Forsyth County, Georgia courthouse, after the Hartwells defaulted on their adjustable-rate mortgage from the bank.[not in citation given]
Marriage to Keshia Knight Pulliam
On New Year's Day 2016, Hartwell married actress Keshia Knight Pulliam. On July 17, 2016, Pulliam announced that she was expecting her first child, a girl, with husband Ed Hartwell. Hartwell filed for divorce on July 25, 2016.
Hartwell is featured in seasons 1 and 2 of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, a Bravo TV reality show that follows the life of the Hartwells and several other Housewives and their families. Lisa and Ed Hartwell had several aspiring businesses such as a real estate firm called Hartwell and Associates,[unreliable source?] a jewelry line called Wu Girls,[dead link] a t-shirt line called Hart 2 Hart Clothing, a women's clothing line called Closet Freak, and a baby clothing line called Hart 2 Hart Baby.[dead link]
- "Ed Hartwell". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved July 26, 2016.
- "Las Vegas native Ed Hartwell ecstatic as Locomotives open training camp". lasvegassun.com. Las Vegas Sun. 19 August 2010. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- Mel Kiper Jr., Mel Jr. (November 3, 2000). "Sleeper of the Week: Edgerton Hartwell". ESPN. Archived from the original on November 9, 2000. Retrieved July 26, 2016.
- "Atlanta is where Hartwell is: LB picks Falcons". espn.com. ESPN. 21 March 2005. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- "Falcons release CB Jason Webster - USATODAY.com". USA Today. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- "Locomotives bolster roster through UFL Draft". Las Vegas Sun. 3 June 2010. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- "'Real Housewives' star splits from husband". New York Daily News. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- "Former 'Real Housewives' Lisa Wu Hartwell separates from husband - Radio and TV Talk". radiotvtalk.blog.ajc.com. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- Annie Martin (22 January 2016). "Keshia Knight Pulliam announces marriage". upi.com. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- http://www.blackcelebkids.com/2010/05/10/ej-hartwells-zoorific-birthday happy 3rd Birthday EJ!
- "Lisa Wu Hartwell sues Keith Sweat for full custody". accessatlanta.com. Access Atlanta. 15 June 2009. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
The two children are Jordan Sweat, age 14, and Justin Sweat, age 11.
- "Theyre rich and famous and in foreclosure". Bankrate.com. Bankrate.com.
- Tuman, Diane (11 August 2009). "Atlanta 'Housewife' Lisa Wu Hartwell Loses Home to Foreclosure". zillow.com. Zillow. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- "Court Documents Show Lisa Wu and Ed Hartwell's Divorce Is Finalized - Wetpaint, Inc.". wetpaint.com. Wetpaint. 20 November 2012. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- "Former RHOA Lisa Wu & Ed Hartwell Divorce Final… *Court Documents*". StraightFromTheA.com. January 4, 2012. Archived from the original on April 22, 2016. Retrieved July 26, 2016.
- "Edgerton Hartwell, II vs. haron Millette Hartwell". Superior Court, Fulton County, Georgia. August 24, 2011. Archived from the original on February 10, 2012. Retrieved July 26, 2016.
- "Ex-'Cosby' kid Keshia Knight Pulliam is engaged". usatoday.com. USA Today. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- News, A. B. C. (3 January 2016). "'Cosby Show' Star Keshia Knight Pulliam Is Engaged". abcnews.go.com. ABC News. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- "The Cosby Show's Keshia Knight Pulliam Is Pregnant". Us Weekly. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- Martin, Annie. "Keshia Knight Pulliam headed for divorce after pregnancy news: The actress and Ed Hartwell married in January after four months of dating". United Press International. July 26, 2016.
- "Keshia Knight Pulliam "blindsided" by divorce filing, claims Ed Hartwell cheated - Atlanta Buzz with Jennifer Brett". buzz.blog.ajc.com. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- Keys, Lisa (23 November 2008). "ATLANTA 'HOUSEWIFE' CONFIDENTIAL". New York Post. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- "Atlanta 'Housewife' Lisa Wu Hartwell Loses Home to Foreclosure - Zillow Porchlight". Zillow. 11 August 2009. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
- jaymie (November 2008). "Atlanta "Housewive" Lisa Wu Hartwell". Asiancemagazine.com.
- "Lisa Wu Hartwell's Jewelry Collection". Essence.com. Essence Magazine.
- Kris De Leon (28 May 2009). "The Real Housewives of Atlanta: Lisa Wu-Hartwell Launches New Clothing Line". BuddyTV. Retrieved 4 August 2016.
- "Lisa Wu Closet Freak". Essence.com. Essence Magazine.
- "Designs by Lisa Wu Hartwell". Essence.com. Essence Magazine.
- "Former RHOA Lisa Wu Hartwell and Ed Hartwell's Divorce: Final Court Documents". StraightFromTheA.com.