|Date of birth:November 8, 1985|
|Place of birth: Rexburg, Idaho|
|NFL Draft: 2012 / Round: 6 / Pick: 178|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|*Buffalo Bills ( 2012)*|
|Career highlights and awards|
Mark Vaughn Asper (born November 8, 1985) is an American football Right Guard who is currently a free agent. He was selected in the sixth round, 178th overall, by the Buffalo Bills in the 2012 NFL Draft. He played college football at Oregon. He also played for the Minnesota Vikings, Jacksonville Jaguars, and the New York Giants
Professional career Edit
Projected as a seventh round selection by Sports Illustrated, Asper was ranked as the No. 18 offensive tackle available in the 2012 NFL Draft. SI noted his "limited upside in the NFL" and labeled him "as an inexpensive utility lineman".
Asper was claimed off waivers from the Vikings by the Jacksonville Jaguars on December 24, 2012. He was released by the Jaguars on August 25, 2013.
On September 1, 2013, he was signed to the practice squad of the Buffalo Bills.
- ↑ http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/football/nfl/draft-2012/breakdowns/by_position/T.html
- ↑ http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/football/nfl/draft-2012/players/70472.html
- ↑ Wiederer, Dan. "Vikings wave bye-bye to Bowman, Brown as Jefferson, Asper arrive". Star Tribune. http://www.startribune.com/sports/vikings/168283706.html. Retrieved September 2, 2012.
- ↑ "New York Giants Awarded Former Buffalo Bills OG Mark Asper Off Waivers". http://www.sportsmedia101.com/newyorkgiants/2014/07/29/new-york-giants-awarded-former-buffalo-bills-og-mark-asper-off-waivers/.
- ↑ Dolphins sign pair to practice squad
- ↑ Patriots release OT Mark Asper, LB Cameron Gordon and DT Antonio Johnson