Eric Upton

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Eric Upton
Date of birth (1953-04-29) April 29, 1953 (age 63)
Place of birth Ottawa, Ontario
Career information
CFL status National
Position(s) G
Height 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight 245 lb (111 kg)
College Ottawa
CFL draft 1976 / Round: 2 / Pick: 18
Drafted by Edmonton Eskimos
Career history
As player
19761985 Edmonton Eskimos
Career highlights and awards
CFL West All-Star 1979

Eric Upton (born April 29, 1953 in Ottawa, Ontario) is a former professional Canadian football offensive lineman with the Canadian Football League's Edmonton Eskimos. He was named a CFL Western All-Star in 1979 and was a part of five Grey Cup championship teams with the Eskimos. Upton played CIAU football at the University of Ottawa, where he was a member of the 1975 Vanier Cup championship team.