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Erik Coleman

Erik Coleman
Coleman with the Falcons in 2009
NameErik Coleman
Width175
CaptionColeman with the Falcons in 2009
CurrentteamDetroit Lions
Currentnumber24
CurrentpositionplainSafety
Birth DateMay 6, 1982(age 34)
Birth PlaceSacramento, California
Heightft5
Heightin10
Weight200
Debutyear2004
DebutteamNew York Jets
CollegeWashington State
Draftyear2004
Draftround5
Draftpick143
Pastteams * New York Jets (2004-2007) * Atlanta Falcons (2008-2010) * Detroit Lions (2011-present)
StatusFree Agent
NflCOL271731

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Erik Coleman (born May 6, 1982 in Sacramento, California) is an American football safety currently playing for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League. He was originally drafted by the New York Jets in the fifth round of the 2004 NFL Draft. Went to high school at Lewis & Clark High School in Spokane, Washington. He played college football at Washington State.


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