Edwin Baker (American football)

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Edwin Baker
No. 27     Cleveland Browns
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1991-06-01) June 1, 1991 (age 22)
Place of birth: Highland Park, Michigan
Height: 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)Weight: 215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school: Oak Park (MI)
College: Michigan State
NFL Draft: 2012 / Round: 7 / Pick: 250
Debuted in 2013 for the Cleveland Browns
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • First Team All-Big Ten media (2010)
  • Honorable Mention All-Big Ten coaches (2010)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2013
Rushing attempts43
Rushing yards171
Rushing TDs2
Receptions8
Receiving yards57
Stats at NFL.com
 
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Edwin Baker
No. 27     Cleveland Browns
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1991-06-01) June 1, 1991 (age 22)
Place of birth: Highland Park, Michigan
Height: 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)Weight: 215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school: Oak Park (MI)
College: Michigan State
NFL Draft: 2012 / Round: 7 / Pick: 250
Debuted in 2013 for the Cleveland Browns
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • First Team All-Big Ten media (2010)
  • Honorable Mention All-Big Ten coaches (2010)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2013
Rushing attempts43
Rushing yards171
Rushing TDs2
Receptions8
Receiving yards57
Stats at NFL.com

Edwin Baker (born June 1, 1991) is an American football running back for the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the seventh round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He played college football at Michigan State.[1]

Professional career[edit]

San Diego Chargers[edit]

Baker was selected in the seventh round of the 2012 NFL Draft by the San Diego Chargers. On August 25, 2013, he was cut by the Chargers.[2]

Cleveland Browns[edit]

On December 10, 2013, the Cleveland Browns signed Baker to their active roster, off of the Houston Texans practice squad.[3] In his debut, on December 15, 2013 against the Chicago Bears, Baker scored his first touchdown in the NFL on a short touchdown run, though the Browns lost 38-31. Baker( in three games) managed to finish in 3rd for rushing yards, and tied for first in rushing touchdowns (2) for Cleveland.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Michigan State running back Edwin Baker selected by San Diego Chargers in seventh round of NFL draft
  2. ^ Gehlken, Michael (August 25, 2013). "Chargers cut 10 players; more coming". U-T San Diego. Retrieved August 26, 2013. 
  3. ^ The Browns have made roster moves.
  4. ^ Mitchell, Fred (December 15, 2013). "Cutler, Bears rally for 38-31 victory". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved December 15, 2013. 

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