|Date of birth:August 4, 1983|
|Place of birth: Cincinnati, Ohio|
|Undrafted in 2006|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* New York Giants ( 2006– 2007)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|* NCAA National Champion (2002)|
|Stats at NFL.com|
|Stats at ArenaFan.com|
As a prep, E. J. attended Hamilton High School. His football abilities were so good, that he received a 4-star prospect rating according to Rivals.com. He received NCAA Division I scholarship offers from Georgia Tech, Minnesota, Ohio State, Penn State and Pittsburgh.
For his senior season, E. J. transferred to University of Pikeville in Pikeville, Kentucky. Pikeville is a NAIA Institution. At the time, they were ranked 7th in the nation. The Bears finished 7-3 that season.
New York GiantsEdit
New York JetsEdit
In December, he was signed by the Buffalo Bills, and added to their practice squad for the remainder of the season.
The next year the Bills re-signed Underwood, but later released him.
And again in 2010, he was a member of the team, but was released after 2 months, and did not see any playing time.
After his release from the Gladiators, Underwood signed with the Cincinnati Commandos of the Continental Indoor Football League. The Commandos went 9-1 in the regular season, and Underwood went on to win 1st Team All-CIFL honors as a defensive back. The Commandos went on to win the CIFL Championship Game, with a 54-40 win over the Wisconsin Wolfpack.
E. J. re-signed with the Commandos for the 2012 season, as the team transferred into the United Indoor Football League.
For the 2013 season, Underwood signed with the Texas Revolution.
Marion Blue RacersEdit
- ↑ Rivals.com Bio - E.J. Underwood
- ↑ Underwood lands at Pikeville from OSU
- ↑ CB Underwood gone for Season with Broken Jaw
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 4.2 E.J. Underwood career transactions
- ↑ Cleveland Gladiators 2010 Transactions
- ↑ 2010 CIFL Award Winners Script error
- ↑ Commandos Bring Championship to Cincinnati
- ↑ "NFL Athletes Underwood, Horn Add to Blue Racer Depth". www.oursportscentral.com. OurSports Central. December 19, 2013. http://www.oursportscentral.com/services/releases/?id=4718298. Retrieved December 20, 2013.