Paul Grasmanis

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Paul Grasmanis
No. 96
Position: Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1974-08-02) August 2, 1974 (age 42)
Place of birth: Grand Rapids, Michigan
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 298 lb (135 kg)
Career information
College: Notre Dame
NFL Draft: 1996 / Round: 4 / Pick: 116
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
Tackles: 67
Sacks: 12.0
Forced fumbles: 2
Player stats at

Paul Ryan Grasmanis (born August 2, 1974) is a former American football defensive lineman of Latvian descent. He was a ten-year veteran of the NFL and was picked in the fourth round of the 1996 NFL Draft by the Chicago Bears. Paul was also a standout defensive tackle during his career at the University of Notre Dame.

In 1999, he spent one week with the St. Louis Rams and was dropped and picked up by the Denver Broncos. He signed onto the Eagles in 2000, and retired prior to the 2006 season due to his persistent injuries.