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Eli Edwards
99  Eli Edwards

Long Beach, Calif.

Last College:
Cerritos College

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 250




Bios: 2014 NFL Draft-Eligible Rams

Bios: 2014 NFL Draft-Eligible Rams


Rams complete 123-play scrimmage on Saturday

Lovett shines with 7 receptions for 153 yards


Rams Football begins Spring practices on Tuesday, March 26

Colorado State takes field for its second spring drills under Jim McElwain


Football Game Notes: Colorado State at San Diego State, Saturday, Oct. 13

Rams travel to San Diego in search of first MW win of 2012


Football Game Notes: Rams vs. North Dakota State Bison, Sept. 8, 2012

CSU hosts 2011 FCS national champs in home opener


CSU Football Spring Scrimmage

Photos from the Rams first spring scrimmage on Saturday April 6, 2013.

Career Division I games played/started: 26/8 (14/8 in 2013...12/0 in 2012).

2013 (Senior): Played in all 14 games and started nine while recording 29 tackles, including one sack and a career-high 4.5 tackles for loss, to go with three quarterback hurries and one pass breakup.

  • Recorded a career-best six tackles (4 solo), at Tulsa (Sept. 7)
  • Registered a tackle for loss in three consecutive games--at Tulsa (Sept. 7), vs. Cal Poly (Sept. 14) and at Alabama (Sept. 21)--and in five total (0.5 at New Mexico, 11/16, and 1.0 in the New Mexico Bowl, 12/21)
  • Posted three quarterback hurries, each of which has resulted in an errant pass
  • Selected as team captain for the Sept. 14 contest vs. Cal Poly and against Nevada (Nov. 9)
  • Helped hold No. 1 Alabama (Sept. 21) to only 66 yards rushing, the lowest total by the Crimson Tide since Oct. 9, 2010
  • CSU's defensive line played a large role in limiting opponents' rushing attack to 140.6 yards per game, compared to 202.4 in 2012, a 31 percent difference

2012 (Junior): A transfer from Cerritos College made an immediate impact on the Rams defensive line playing in all 12 games and accounting for 14 tackles.

  • Made his Division I debut against in-state rival Colorado (Sept. 1)
  • In Colorado State's home-opener against North Dakota State (Sept. 8), registered two solo stops...his first career tackle came on a first quarter punt
  • In the Rams' first true road game at San Jose State (Sept. 15), record two tackles
  • On the road at Air Force (Sept. 29), had a career-high three tackles (one solo)

High School: Played one year of football at Long Beach Poly High School...named to the All-CIF and All-Moore League first teams...helped lead Long Beach Poly to a 2008-09 CIF championship...head coach was Raul Lara...played against and with current CSU players Tomas Rivera and Hayden Hunt.

Personal: Given name Elisara Edwards...born on August 16, 1990 in Pago Pago, American Samoa...parents are Talalelei and Solomoe Edwards...has four brothers, T.J., Rich, Lucky and Wilson...has four sisters, Alofa, Salome, Celest and Mefi...father and uncle both played football at the University of Hawai'i...married to Luisa Edwards...majoring in sociology at CSU...Hometown: Long Beach, Calif.


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