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American Football Database
Eric Downing
No. 79, 92, 93     
Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1978-09-16) September 16, 1978 (age 43)
Place of birth: Ahoskie, North Carolina
Career information
College: Syracuse
NFL Draft: 2001 / Round: 3 / Pick: 75
Debuted in 2001 for the [[{{{debutteam}}}]]
Last played in 2004 for the [[{{{finalteam}}}]]
Career history
Career highlights and awards
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Tackles     31
Sacks     2.0
Interceptions     0
Stats at

Eric Lamont Downing (born September 16, 1978 in Ahoskie, North Carolina), is a former American football defensive tackle in the National Football League.

High school career

Downing attended John F. Kennedy High School, in Paterson, New Jersey, where he was selected for the first team All-State.[1]


  1. Eric Downing player profile, National Football League Players Association. Accessed July 24, 2007. "Was a first team All-State selection by the Newark Star Ledger at John F. Kennedy High School in Paterson, New Jersey"

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