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Erik Pears

Erik Pears - #79 - T

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 8"/ 316 lbs.
Birthday 06/25/1982
Birthplace Salt Lake City, UT
College Colorado State
Years played 8

Bills place Evans, Nelson on I.R.

Posted Dec. 14, 2010 @ 6:57 p.m. ET
The Bills officially placed WR Lee Evans on injured reserve Tuesday, ending the receiver's streak of appearing in 109 consecutive games dating back to 2004.

Ankle sidelines Evans, maybe for year

Posted Dec. 14, 2010 @ 9:47 a.m. ET
Bills WR Lee Evans will miss the team's next two games vs. the Dolphins and Patriots due to an ankle injury and could be out the remainder of the year if the team opts to let him rest up ...

Bills eliminate Browns from playoff contention

Posted Dec. 12, 2010 @ 4:10 p.m. ET
Ryan Fitzpatrick threw an 11-yard touchdown pass to David Nelson, Leodis McKelvin made a late interception and the Bills beat the Browns 13-6 on Sunday.

Browns-Bills prediction

Posted Dec. 12, 2010 @ 11:41 a.m. ET
PFW's Mike Wilkening believes' the Browns' running game will be their decisive edge at Buffalo.  

Browns-Bills matchup of the day: Saturday

Posted Dec. 11, 2010 @ 12:55 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bills game. 

Three-and-out with Bills play-by-play announcer John Murphy

Posted Dec. 10, 2010 @ 10:53 a.m. ET
PFW recently caught up with Bills play-by-play announcer and (Buffalo) WIVB-TV sports director John Murphy and asked him three questions about the team. 

Browns-Bills matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Dec. 10, 2010 @ 10:46 a.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bills game.

Changes to Bills' O-line shouldn't cause problems

Posted Dec. 10, 2010 @ 10:26 a.m. ET
Injuries on the Bills' offensive line have caused a major reshuffling of the front five, but don't expect a drop-off in play.

Bills-Browns blacked out

Posted Dec. 09, 2010 @ 1:28 p.m. ET
The Bills-Browns game at Ralph Wilson Stadium on Sunday has not sold out and will be blacked out on local television.

Browns-Bills matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Dec. 08, 2010 @ 7:34 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bills game.

Browns-Bills matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Dec. 07, 2010 @ 7:09 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bills game.

Bills make change on offensive line

Posted Dec. 07, 2010 @ 4:38 p.m. ET
Bills ORG Kraig Urbik has been placed on injured reserve, and the team has signed OG Chad Rinehart from its practice squad.

Bills' talent gap shows in Week 13

Posted Dec. 06, 2010 @ 4:52 p.m. ET
Buffalo knocked out Brett Favre on the game's first series, picking him off in the process, but sloppy play in all three phases of the game left the Bills with little chance of competing against the Vikings in Week ...

Favre knocked out; Vikings dominate Buffalo

Posted Dec. 05, 2010 @ 4:52 p.m. ET
The Vikings (5-7) outgained the Bills 387-239 and gave Leslie Frazier a fun afternoon on his first home game since replacing the fired Brad Childress, beating Buffalo 38-14.

Vikings-Bills prediction

Posted Dec. 05, 2010 @ 11:37 a.m. ET
The Vikings have to know based on the tape they have watched all week that this is a tough Bills team, but the Vikings will prevail.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Nov. 01, 2012
The Bills placed Pears (hip/groin) on injured reserve.||||||| Pears, who started seven games this year, landed on IR a week after visiting a specialist to evaluate an injury that had not fully healed since he had offseason surgery.
Posted Oct. 26, 2010
The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed Pears.||||||| Pears, a 6-foot-8, 305-pounder from Colorado State, has started 30 games since entering the league as an undrafted rookie with Denver in 2005. After spending four seasons with the Broncos, Pears signed with Oakland in 2009. He spent the 2010 preseason with the Raiders before being waived in final cuts.
Posted Sept. 08, 2010
The team says it released offensive lineman Pears on Wednesday to make room for Alford.||||||| The move was made to make room for Jay Alford, who was signed. Pears missed most of the 2008 season while recovering from an appendectomy.
Posted Oct. 22, 2008
Pears will miss the entire 2008 season while recovering from an appendectomy.||||||| Pears started 10 of his 16 games as a rookie in 2006 and all 16 games last season. The 6-foot-8, 305-pound tackle should be ready for training camp next year.
Posted Sept. 08, 2006
Pears is probable for Sunday's game against the St. Louis Rams. The Denver Broncos tackle is recovering from a finger injury but hasn't missed practice.||||||| Pears is scheduled to backup Matt Lepsis at left tackle against St. Louis.

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