Eric Martin (linebacker)

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Eric Martin
No. -- Free agent
Position: Outside Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1991-07-21) July 21, 1991 (age 24)
Place of birth: Moreno Valley, California
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
High school: Moreno Valley (CA) Rancho Verde
College: Nebraska
Undrafted: 2013
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2014
Tackles: 14
Sacks: 0
Forced fumbles: 0
Stats at

Eric Martin (born July 21, 1991) is an American football linebacker for the New England Patriots. He played college football at Nebraska.

Professional career[edit]

New Orleans Saints[edit]

On April 28, 2013, he signed with the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent.[1]

Cleveland Browns[edit]

On August 28, 2013, he was claimed off waivers by the Cleveland Browns.[2]

New England Patriots[edit]

On December 29, 2014, the New England Patriots signed Martin to their practice squad.

Martin made the 2015 53-man roster out of camp, but on September 12, 2015, the Patriots waived Martin. They re-signed him to their practice squad on October 1, 2015. On November 12, he was promoted to the active roster.[3] On November 27, 2015, he was waived.


  1. ^ "New Orleans Saints Announce 2013 Rookie Free Agent Class". Retrieved April 28, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Browns claim Eric Martin off waivers, cut Trevin Wade". Retrieved August 28, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Patriots sign LB Eric Martin to 53-man roster; Release DB Dewey McDonald". November 12, 2015. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 

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