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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 CB McGee, OT Pears on I.R.

Posted Nov. 06, 2012 @ 5:05 p.m. ET
The Bills placed CB Terrence McGee and ORT Erik Pears on injured reserve, released PK John Potter and activated WR Marcus Easley to the 53-man roster.

Bills need better play from ORT Pears

Posted Oct. 05, 2012 @ 4:22 p.m. ET
ORT Erik Pears struggled in Week Four and was splitting snaps up to that point, making the position a concern on a banged-up Bills O-line.

Bills extend contract of ORT Pears

Posted Dec. 13, 2011 @ 12:07 p.m. ET
The Bills announced Tuesday that they have agreed to a contract extension with ORT Erik Pears.

Bell's improved play crucial to Bills' O-line success

Posted Oct. 14, 2011 @ 10:28 a.m. ET
The Bills' overachieving O-line has excelled in run blocking and pass protection, overcoming injuries to starters, and is a big reason for Buffalo's success.

Patriots-Bills matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Sept. 23, 2011 @ 4:32 p.m. ET
The Raiders and Chiefs struggled to put pressure on Ryan Fitzpatrick in the first two games. The Patriots' D-ends should be able to win one-on-one battles with Buffalo's tackles.

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.

Jaguars make roster moves

Posted Nov. 09, 2010 @ 4:50 p.m. ET
The Jaguars signed OT Adam Terry, CB Terrence Wheatley and WR John Matthews. They waived QB Todd Bouman, OL Erik Pears and Landon Cohen.

Jaguars place ORT Britton on I.R.; sign OT Pears

Posted Oct. 26, 2010 @ 3:33 p.m. ET
The Jaguars placed ORT Eben Britton on season-ending injured reserve and signed OT Erik Pears on Tuesday.

Raiders to sign OL Pears, waive WR Figurs

Posted Sept. 16, 2010 @ 11:12 a.m. ET
Reports on Thursday indicated the Raiders will bring back OL Erik Pears and waive WR Yamon Figurs.

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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