Eason Ramson

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Eason Ramson
No. 80
Position:Tight end
Personal information
Born: (1956-04-30) April 30, 1956 (age 63)
Sacramento, California
Career information
High school:Christian Brothers
(Sacramento, California)
College:Washington State
NFL Draft:1978 / Round: 12 / Pick: 312
(By the Green Bay Packers)
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Receptions:104
Receiving Yards:983
Touchdowns:5
Player stats at NFL.com

Eason Ramson (born April 30, 1956 in Sacramento, California) is a former American football tight end in the National Football League. He played for the St. Louis Cardinals, the San Francisco 49ers, Denver Broncos and the Buffalo Bills.

A Sports Illustrated Beta Vault article by Chuck Barney recounts Ramson turning his life around after bouts with cocaine and the California corrections department.[1]

He is now a motivational speaker,[2] and is listed as a 2009 director at the Bayview YMCA [3] in the southeast corridor of San Francisco and a Director for the C.A.R.E. Program.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://vault.sportsillustrated.cnn.com/vault/article/magazine/MAG1008659/2/index.htm
  2. ^ http://49ers.footballspeakers.com/h/ramson/index.php
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on February 8, 2009. Retrieved June 13, 2009.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)