Ferrell Edmunds

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Ferrell Edmunds
No. 80, 82
Position: Tight end
Personal information
Born: (1965-04-16) April 16, 1965 (age 53)
South Boston, Virginia
Height: 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight: 254 lb (115 kg)
Career information
College: Maryland
NFL Draft: 1988 / Round: 3 / Pick: 73
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Receptions: 148
Receiving yards: 1,894
Receiving touchdowns: 12
Player stats at NFL.com

Ferrell Edmunds Jr. (born April 16, 1965 in South Boston, Virginia) is a former professional American football player. A 6'6", 248-lb. tight end from the University of Maryland, Edmunds was selected by the Miami Dolphins in the third round of the 1988 NFL Draft. He played for 7 NFL seasons from 1988 to 1994 for the Dolphins and the Seattle Seahawks and was a two-time Pro Bowl selection in 1989 and 1990. Edmunds graduated from George Washington High School (Danville, Virginia), located in Danville, Virginia in 1983.

Edmunds currently coaches the varsity football program at Dan River High School in Ringgold, Virginia. His sons Trey and Tremaine currently play for the NFL. Trey currently plays for the New Orleans Saints and Tremaine plays for the Buffalo Bills,[1] and his son Terrell currently plays football for Virginia Tech and was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers.[2] Tremaine and Terrell have the distinction of being the first set of brothers to be drafted in the first round of the same NFL Draft.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://virginiatech.247sports.com/Bolt/Running-back-Trey-Edmunds-signs-with-the-Saints-52772368/
  2. ^ Allen, Ted (August 29, 2008). "Friday's high school football preview caps". The News & Advance. Archived from the original on August 7, 2011. Retrieved 2009-07-22. 
  3. ^ "Terrell and Tremaine Edmunds are first brothers drafted in first round". ESPN. April 27, 2018. Retrieved April 27, 2018.