Eric Lamont Downing (born September 16, 1978), is a former American football defensive tackle in the National Football League.

Eric Downing
No. 79, 92, 93
Position:Defensive tackle
Personal information
Born: (1978-09-16) September 16, 1978 (age 41)
Ahoskie, North Carolina
Height:6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight:315 lb (143 kg)
Career information
High school:Paterson (NJ) John F. Kennedy
NFL Draft:2001 / Round: 3 / Pick: 75
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at

High school careerEdit

Downing attended John F. Kennedy High School, in Paterson, New Jersey, where he was selected for the first team All-State.[1]


  1. ^ Eric Downing player profile, National Football League Players Association. Accessed July 24, 2007. "Was a first team All-State selection by the Newark Star Ledger at John F. Kennedy High School in Paterson, New Jersey"

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