Lawson (#30) chases after Mark Bradley in 2009.
|No. 30, 47 Free agent|
|Position:||Cornerback / Return specialist|
|Date of birth:||January 12, 1985|
|Place of birth:||Las Vegas, Nevada|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Weight:||195 lb (88 kg)|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2013|
Gerard Lawson (born January 12, 1985) is a gridiron football cornerback/kickoff returner who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He played college football at Oregon State.
Lawson was signed to a one-year contract by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent following the 2008 NFL Draft on April 28, 2008. He played in 20 games for the Browns from 2008–2009, making five special teams tackles and four kickoff returns for 115 yards.
Lawson played with the Hartford Colonials of the United Football League in 2010 following his release from the Browns. He returned an interception 41 yards for a touchdown in his debut for the Colonials, and had 23 kickoff returns for 483 yards during the season.