Edwin Harrison

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Edwin Harrison
No. 62
Position: Guard
Personal information
Date of birth: (1984-11-18) November 18, 1984 (age 32)
Place of birth: Houston, Texas
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 314 lb (142 kg)
Career information
High school: Houston (TX) Westbury
College: Colorado
Undrafted: 2008
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: 9-Game Injured List
CFL status: Import
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Edwin Charles Harrison (born November 18, 1984) is a gridiron football guard who is currently a free agent. He recently played for the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League. He was signed by the Kansas City Chiefs as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He played college football at Colorado.

Personal life[edit]

Harrison is the grandson of former Outland Trophy winner and CFL offensive lineman Cal Jones, who was one of five players from the 1956 East-West All-Star Game killed when their Vancouver to Calgary plane, Trans-Canada Air Lines Flight 810, crashed into Slesse Mountain, killing all 62 people aboard. Harrison's search to learn more about the life and death of his grandfather and his family history is at the centre of the 2012 documentary The Crash of Flight 810, part of TSN's Engraved on a Nation series of eight documentaries celebrating the 100th Grey Cup.[1][2]


  1. ^ McNeil, Shane (November 2, 2012). "Engraved On a Nation: A Family United Through Tragedy". The Sports Network. Retrieved November 2, 2012. 
  2. ^ Beamish, Mike (November 1, 2012). "Fatal 1956 CFL air crash-Engraved On a Nation: Recalling a flight taken, and not taken". The Vancouver Sun. Retrieved November 2, 2012. 

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