Erik Pears
Pears in the 2015 NFL season.
No. --     
Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1982-06-25) June 25, 1982 (age 38)
Place of birth: Price, Utah
Career information
College: Colorado State
Undrafted in 2005
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Denver Broncos ( 2005)
Career highlights and awards
* Honorable mention All-MWC (2002)
  • 2× First-team All-MWC (2003, 2004)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2015
Games played     117
Games started     102
Fumble recoveries     1

Erik Anders Pears (born June 25, 1982) is an American football offensive tackle who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Denver Broncos as an undrafted free agent in 2005. He played college football at Colorado State.

He has also played for the Oakland Raiders, Jacksonville Jaguars, Buffalo Bills, and San Francisco 49ers.

Early years Edit

Pears attended John Fitzgerald Kennedy High School in Denver, Colorado and was a letterman in football, wrestling, and track&field. In football, he was a two-time All-State selection. In wrestling, he was a three-time League titlist. He is married and has four kids.

Professional careerEdit

Buffalo BillsEdit

Pears signed a multi-year contract extension on December 13, 2011.[1]

San Francisco 49ersEdit

On March 17, 2015, Pears signed a two-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers.The contract was worth up to $5.7 million, with $1 million guaranteed, and a $500,000 signing bonus. [2] Pears started every regular season game at right tackle for the 49ers in 2015.[3] On August 29, 2016, Pears was released by the 49ers.[4]


External links Edit

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.