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Tony Wragge
No. --     Free Agent
Guard
Personal information
Date of birth: (1979-08-14) August 14, 1979 (age 40)
Place of birth: Creighton, Nebraska
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Weight: 320 lb (145 kg)
Career information
College: New Mexico State
Undrafted in 2002
Debuted in 2002 for the Arizona Cardinals
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
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Career NFL statistics as of Week 13, 2011
Games played     76
Games started     19
Stats at NFL.com

Tony James Wragge (born August 14, 1979) is an American football center for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League. He was signed by the Arizona Cardinals as an undrafted free agent in 2002. He played college football for New Mexico State University.

He has also played for the Los Angeles Avengers, San Francisco 49ers, and St. Louis Rams.

High school & college careerEdit

Wragge was an all-state selection as a junior and senior at Bloomfield Community High School; located in Bloomfield, Nebraska. He made the all-Northeast Nebraska Athletic Conference team twice, and was named Northeast Nebraska Player of the Year. In addition to football, he was also a weightlifter in high school, and owns the Nebraska state high school lifting records for deadlift (580 pounds), bench press (365 lbs.), and the overall mark of 1,400 pounds. Wragge attended New Mexico State University, where he started at right guard for three seasons. He made the All-Sun Belt Conference team twice. Wragge was inducted into the Aggie Sports Hall of Fame in 2012. Tony completed his bachelors degree in Individualized Studies (Health Science) from New Mexico State University in August of 2008; while playing in the NFL for the San Francisco 49ers.

Professional careerEdit

Arizona CardinalsEdit

Wragge signed with the Arizona Cardinals as an undrafted free agent in 2002, under head coach Dave McGinnis. Tony was signed to the cardinals practice squard in October of 2002, then later promoted to the active roster. Tony made his first NFL start his Rookie Season on December 29th, 2002 at left guard against the Denver Broncos in Denver, Colorado. In 2003, Tony was placed on the cardinals practice squad and suffered a season ending knee injury that landed him on the injured reserved list for the rest of the 2003 season. In 2004, Tony attended training camp again with the Arizona Cardinals under new head coach Dennis Green; he was released prior to the start of the 2004 regular season.

Los Angeles AvengersEdit

He played in the Arena Football League in 2005 with the Los Angeles Avengers.

San Francisco 49ersEdit

He was picked up by the San Francisco 49ers before the 2005 NFL season. Tony was released prior to the start of the 2005 regular season. Tony was signed back to the active roster on November 28, 2005. He then was allocated to NFL Europe by the San Francisco 49ers for the spring 2006 NFL Europe season. Playing for the Rhein Fire; located in Dusseldorf, Germany. Wragge started every game at right guard, was a team captain, and the team posted a 6-4 record missing a World Bowl appearance by one game. He was released by the 49ers on September 3, 2011.[1]

St. Louis RamsEdit

The next day, he signed with the St. Louis Rams.

Baltimore RavensEdit

He was signed by the Baltimore Ravens on June 12, 2012.[2] Tony attended training camp and was released prior to the 2012 regular NFL season on August 31, 2012.

CoachingEdit

Tony was named offensive line coach for the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl Game held on January 19, 2013.

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