Ramiro Pruneda

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Ramiro Pruneda
No. 77
Position: Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1983-01-25) January 25, 1983 (age 34)
Place of birth: Monterrey, Nuevo León
Height: 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight: 317 lb (144 kg)
Career information
College: Monterrey Tech
Undrafted: 2006
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
Games played: --
Games started: --
Fumble recoveries: --
Player stats at NFL.com

Ramiro Pruneda [PRU-ned-ah] (born 25 January 1983) is a Mexican former American football offensive tackle. He was signed by the Cologne Centurions in 2006. He played college football at Monterrey Tech.

Pruneda was also a member of the Kansas City Chiefs, Philadelphia Eagles, New York Sentinels and Green Bay Blizzard.

Early years[edit]

He started his football career at High School No. 2 in Monterrey, Mexico.

College career[edit]

The Monterrey, Mexico native was part of a Monterrey Tech team that claimed four National Championships and was named the country’s Best Offensive Lineman three times by the ONEFA (Mexican counterpart to the NCAA). Pruneda was a five-time selection to the Mexico National Team, playing in the Aztec Bowl against an NCAA Division III All-Star Team. He attended the same alma mater as Philadelphia defensive coordinator Juan Castillo.

Professional career[edit]

Cologne Centurions[edit]

He attended training camp with NFL Europe in 2006 as a national player. He quit football and became a professor at Louisiana State University.

Green Bay Blizzard[edit]

After 2 years of professional football inactivity, he was sgined with Indoor Football League (IFL) team Green Bay Blizzard, being promoted to offensive lineman starter.