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Eric Nzeocha
LB #50
Height:
6-3
Weight:
218
Age:
24
College:
Wyoming
Hometown:
Neusitz, Germany
Experience:
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Biography

Acquired By Bucs:
Signed by Tampa Bay as an international free agent on May 25, 2017.


College:
Appeared in 45 games at Wyoming (2012-16), serving as both a tight end and a linebacker.
Named to the Academic All-Mountain West Conference team three times (2013-15).
Recorded two tackles in eleven games played as a senior.
Set career-bests in tackles (35), tackles for loss (one), forced fumbles (one) and passes defensed (one) in his first season at middle linebacker (2015).
Grabbed eight receptions for 65 yards in 12 games played at tight end as a sophomore (2014).
Played in 11 games on special teams for the Cowboys as a redshirt freshman (2013).


Personal:
Attended FOS Ansbach High School (Neusitz, Germany).
Competed on the German Junior National Team that placed fourth in the U19 European Championship.
Son of Antonie Petersen and Chris Nzeocha.
Born Eric Nzeocha on April 1, 1993 in Neusitz, Germany..

Acquired By Bucs:
Signed by Tampa Bay as an international free agent on May 25, 2017.


College:
Appeared in 45 games at Wyoming (2012-16), serving as both a tight end and a linebacker.
Named to the Academic All-Mountain West Conference team three times (2013-15).
Recorded two tackles in eleven games played as a senior.
Set career-bests in tackles (35), tackles for loss (one), forced fumbles (one) and passes defensed (one) in his first season at middle linebacker (2015).
Grabbed eight receptions for 65 yards in 12 games played at tight end as a sophomore (2014).
Played in 11 games on special teams for the Cowboys as a redshirt freshman (2013).


Personal:
Attended FOS Ansbach High School (Neusitz, Germany).
Competed on the German Junior National Team that placed fourth in the U19 European Championship.
Son of Antonie Petersen and Chris Nzeocha.
Born Eric Nzeocha on April 1, 1993 in Neusitz, Germany..

 

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