This article has multiple issues. Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page. This biographical article needs additional citations for verification. Please help by adding reliable sources. Contentious material about living persons that is unsourced or poorly sourced must be removed immediately, especially if potentially libelous or harmful. (February 2015) This article includes a list of references, but its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. (February 2015) Paul Grasmanis No. 96 Defensive tackle Personal information Date of birth: (1974-08-02) August 2, 1974 (age 45) Place of birth: Grand Rapids, Michigan Career information College: Notre Dame NFL Draft: 1996 / Round: 4 / Pick: 116 No regular season or postseason appearances Career history * Chicago Bears ( 1996– 1998) St. Louis Rams ( 1999)* Denver Broncos ( 1999) Philadelphia Eagles ( 2000– 2005) Career highlights and awards N/A Total tackles 151 Sacks 12.0 Forced fumbles 2 Fumble recoveries 1 Stats at NFL.com Paul Ryan Grasmanis (born August 2, 1974) is a former American football defensive lineman from Jenison, Michigan of Latvian descent. He was a ten-year veteran of the NFL and was picked in the fourth round of the 1996 NFL Draft by the Chicago Bears. Paul was also a standout defensive tackle during his career at the University of Notre Dame. In 1999, he spent one week with the St. Louis Rams and was dropped and picked up by the Denver Broncos. He signed onto the Eagles in 2000, and retired prior to the 2006 season due to his persistent injuries. ReferencesEdit ↑ In the Locker room with Paul Grasmanis Retrieved 2017-05-20. v · d · eChicago Bears 1996 NFL Draft selections Walt Harris Bobby Engram Paul Grasmanis Chris Villarrial Jon Clark Marcus Keyes Michael Hicks Draft Years 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 This biographical article relating to an American football defensive lineman born in the 1970s is a stub. You can help The American Football Database by expanding it.v · d · e Retrieved from "https://americanfootballdatabase.fandom.com/wiki/Paul_Grasmanis?oldid=253220" Categories: BLP articles lacking sources from February 2015 Articles with invalid date parameter in template Articles lacking reliable references from February 2015 All articles needing additional references Articles lacking in-text citations from February 2015 All articles lacking in-text citations 1974 births Living people American football defensive tackles Chicago Bears players Denver Broncos players Notre Dame Fighting Irish football players Sportspeople from Grand Rapids, Michigan Philadelphia Eagles players St. Louis Rams players American people of Latvian descent Players of American football from Michigan People from Jenison, Michigan American football defensive lineman, 1970s birth stubs Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.