LB / FB / DE
Dakota State University
Eric is an outstanding football player who played LB for Dakota State University and currently is a free agent.
Eric set the Dakota State All-Time Single Season Tackler Holder of (127); 2nd in school history in career tackles (395); 22 tackles– (2nd most tackles in a single game; Led the conference in tackles as a true freshmen with 104 tackles and ranked 4th in the nation (11.4pg); Led the conference in tackles as a junior with 94 and ranked 6th in the nation (10.4pg); Led the conference in tackles as a Senior with 127 and ranked 5th in the nation (11.7).
Eric was a 2011 BSN 2rd Team All American; 2012 BSN 2nd Team Pre Season All American; 2012 BSN Top Independent player to watch; 2012 USA Sport and News 1ST Team Pre Season All American; D2 VS NAIA All Star game invite; USA football Holiday Bowl invite; BSN Showcase invite &amp; National Bowl invite; Texas vs. Nation watch list; USA Freedom bowl invite; 2013 Probound Florida Bowl Invite; 2x Captain.
Eric is a tremendous overall athlete that has speed, high football IQ and most importantly exhibits a willingness to learn and develop as a player. Eric has the work ethic, talent, heart, and determination to succeed as a professional football player, and will reward the team that signs him.
Eric is the type of player that would be an asset to your team both on and off the field. Eric is seeking the opportunity to showcase his talents to professional football teams and take his career to the next level.
- 2012 - Started every game at MLB 127 tackles 7 tackles for loss 2 sacks and 1 INT
- 2012 Highlight Games - 11/3/12 vs. Mayville, 22 tackles 1 tackle for loss and 1 sack; 11/3/12 vs. Mayville, broke the single season school tackle record; 09/08/12 vs. Doane 16 tackles 2 sacks
- 2011 - Started every game at MLB- 94 tackles 3 tackles for loss and 4.5 sacks 6 pass breakups 2 interceptions
- 2011 Highlight Games - 10/8/11 vs. Hastings, 15 tackles 1 tackle for loss; 11/5/11 vs. Mines, 14 tackles
- 2010 - Started first seven games at MLB before knee injury - 70 tackles 7 tkl 1 sack and 1 INT
- 2010 Highlight Games - 11/7/10 vs. Valley City, 17 tackles 1.5 tackle for loss; 10/30/10 vs. Mayville, 9 tackles 1 tackle for loss and one sack
- 2009 - Started every game as true freshmen at OLB – 104 tackles 5.5 tkl 2 sacks and 1 INT
- 2009 Highlight Games - 11/8/09 vs. Mayville, 20 tackles 1 tackle for loss and an INT; 10/24/09 vs. Dickinson, 15 tackles 1 tackle for loss