|Date of birth:August 25, 1986|
|Place of birth: Oglethorpe, Georgia|
|College: Michigan State|
|NFL Draft: 2008 / Round: 7 / Pick: 208|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* Chicago Bears ( 2008– 2009)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|* Honorable mention All-Big Ten (2007)|
|Stats at NFL.com|
|Stats at ArenaFan.com|
Ervin Baldwin (born August 25, 1986) is a former American football defensive end. He has played for the Chicago Bears and Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Bears in the seventh round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He played college football at Michigan State.
Early years Edit
Baldwin was selected Region Defensive Player of the Year as a senior at Macon County High School in Montezuma, Ga. He also garnered All-Middle Georgia honors in 2003.
College career Edit
Baldwin was an All-Big Ten selection in 2007 after starting every game (25) in his two-year Spartan career at defensive end. In 2007, he started all 13 games at DE, recording 58 tackles (27 solo) with 18.5 tackles for losses and 8.5 sacks. In 2006, he started all 12 games at rush end and made 35 (13 solos, 22 assists) four sacks, and 6.5 tackles for losses. He was a 2005 JUCO All-American at Reedly Community College, California, and earned First-team All-California and First-team All-California Region 1 honors as a sophomore. He also was named California Region 1 and Central Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Year in 2005. He helped the Tigers win back-to-back CVC titles in 2004–05 after recording 67 tackles as a sophomore, with 27.5 tackles for losses including 14.5 sacks.
Professional career Edit
- ↑ Jensen, Sean (November 12, 2009). "Catching up: Afalava questionable, Payne out & tidbits – Inside the Bears". Blogs.suntimes.com. http://blogs.suntimes.com/bears/2009/11/catching_up_afalava_questionab.html. Retrieved 2012-09-08.
- ↑ "Colts Dwight Freeney, Kelvin Hayden could play Sunday". IndyStar. http://www.indystar.com/article/20091202/SPORTS03/91202017/1100/Colts-Dwight-Freeney-Kelvin-Hayden-could-play-Sunday. Retrieved 2012-09-08.