Eric Wood
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Eric Wood

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:
Elder

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 309

Position:
OL


05/09/2014

Three Cardinals Drafted in the First Round for the First Time

Calvin Pryor, Marcus Smith and Teddy Bridgewater were all selected in the first round

05/08/2014

Jets Select Pryor with the 18th Overall Pick in the NFL Draft

Pryor becomes the school's ninth first-round pick

At Louisville:
Fifth-year senior center who is widely considered one of the best in the country... has a nastiness needed to play the center position... studies the game and is one of the most prepared players in the nation... has great feet... has started 37 straight games at center... named to Rimingtom and Outland Trophy Watch Lists for two straight seasons... named preseason first team All-BIG EAST by Blue Ribbon Magazine... selected fourth team All-American by Plil Steele Magazine.

2007:
Started all 12 games at center... earned first team All-BIG EAST honors... started on an offense that ranked sixth nationally with an average of 488.0 yards per game... passing offense stood fourth in the country.

2006:
Started all 13 games at center... named second team All-BIG EAST Conference.

2005:
Named a Rivals.com Freshman All-American... first team Freshman All-American by sporting News and second team by collegefootballnews.com... started all 12 games at center... earned Academic All-BIG EAST accolades.

Before Louisville:
Started all 15 games at offensive tackle for Cincinnati Elder High School, guiding the school to its second straight state title with a 31-7 win over St. Edward's ... team went 28-2 over his last two seasons... played both the tackle and guard positions... earned Honorable Mention All-District honors as a junior... two-year letterwinner on the basketball team... played tight end as a junior... has good speed and excellent feet... earned first team All-League honors... son of Randal and Diane Wood... born 3/18/86... political science major.

    Atlantic Coast Conference NCAA University of Louisville
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