Fred Weary (offensive lineman)

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This article is about the NFL offensive lineman. For the former NFL defensive back of the same name, see Fred Weary (defensive back).
Fred Weary
No. 61, 70
Position: Guard
Personal information
Date of birth: (1977-09-30) September 30, 1977 (age 38)
Place of birth: Montgomery, Alabama
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 307 lb (139 kg)
Career information
College: Tennessee
NFL draft: 2002 / Round: 3 / Pick: 66
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 63
Games started: 43
Fumble recoveries: 2
Stats at

Fred Edward Weary, Jr. (born September 30, 1977 in Montgomery, Alabama) is a former American football guard. He was drafted by the Houston Texans in the third round of the 2002 NFL Draft. He played college football at Tennessee.

Professional career[edit]

Houston Texans[edit]

He was drafted in the 2002 NFL Draft by the Texans and started 12 of the 16 games he played in as a rookie.

He suffered a broken leg on December 2, 2007 in a game against the Tennessee Titans. In the 2008 preseason, he was placed on season-ending injured reserve.[1] The Texans released him on October 14.

Cleveland Browns[edit]

Weary was signed by the Cleveland Browns on August 9, 2009.Within a few short weeks the Browns released him with an undisclosed injury settlement.


Weary was tasered in 2006 by an officer of the Houston Police Department, leading to controversy.[2]


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