2017 NFL Draft

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Eryk Anders

Height: 6-1 | Weight: 242 | College: Alabama
 
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Overview

Senior Eryk Anders is a reserve jack linebacker that has proven to be one of the Crimson Tide's better pass rushers … Anders has appeared in 32 career games … is coming off his best season in 2008 and has 32 career tackles with 4.5 tackles for loss and 2.5 sacks.

2008 Season

Anders served as a backup jack linebacker that specialized as a third-down pass rusher … played in all 14 games … posted Anders has 24 tackles on the season with 14 solo stops and 2.5 sacks (-22) and 4.5 tackles for loss (-26) … also tied for the team lead with two forced fumbles … one of the Tide's better pass rushers, registered seven quarterback hurries, which tied for the team lead … made seven tackles on special teams.

2007 Season

Appeared in 10 games, primarily on special teams … recorded four tackles on the season … had two tackles at Mississippi State, earning Alabama Special Teams Co-Player of the Week honors … made one tackle against Western Carolina and another in the win over Arkansas.

2006 Season

Anders played in eight games on the season, including appearances in seven of the last eight contests. He tallied four tackles on the year with two against Florida International. He recorded a season-high 11 snaps against the Golden Panthers. He played a total of 30 snaps on the season.

2005 Season

Redshirted.

High School

Eryk was named first-team All-State, All-Area and All-District while prepping at Smithson Valley High School. Anders recorded the school record for TFLs and tackles by a defensive tackle. Anders played running back when living in Washington D.C. but was moved to defensive tackle upon moving to San Antonio.

Personal

Son of Gayle Anders and Kerrie Lindberg. Has two older brothers, Gayle and Mycal, a younger brother Bryan and two older sisters, Tamra and Jessica. A military kid, Anders has lived all over the world. Anders is second cousin to former Kansas City Chief standout Kimbal Anders. Born 4-21-87. He is in pre-major studies.

 
 

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