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i ii Έ    newest member of the NFL is Tom Ackerman, shown hero blocking for year. Ackerman was drafted in the fifth round by New • Defensive Tackle • 1995 in the first round by Saskatchewan as the second pick overall in the CFL draft. He played in as a rookie in 1995, inckJding 12 as a starter at nose tackle. He finished with 22 tackles, !lutered the 1996 season as the team's starter at nose tackle. Alexander is a native of Edmonton, played for EWU from 1991-94. • Offensive Guard • 1996 in the fifth round by New Orleans. He was the 145th pick overall in the draft, the second Eastern history behind Trent Pollard (132nd overall in the fifth round in 1994). Ackermon was offensive lineman in Washington and the Big Sky Conference to be taken in the '96 draft. Pros: • Wide Receiver • 1969... ofafted ,n 11zh round by Los An0e. Bob Picard • Wide 1973 ... 0rafzed in 8th round by Pideiplva. Scott Garske • Tight End • 1974... Orofled tsroh. Jeff Metter• Linebacker • 1984... SQ-I a t,ee aOont contract with San z Pick Worman • Quarterback • 1986.. Worm played in the CFL fo CaJgay and Ednlonlon for ptayin o in Sasketchewon in 1991. Mark Gehring • Tight End • 1986...  e free and on two occasm, was kept on the active restm until the tea'n's trial cuts, AJso Ors. Craig Richardson • Wide Receiver • 1987 ...Drafted m the 11th ,. He was traded to Los AnOdes where he plyed two sasso. Eric Stein • Kicker • 1987 aOt conir with Sutt Mike Kingston • Def. Tackle • 1987...S e free W t Now Yo .s. Eric Riley • Tight End • 1987.. S lree  rl   6teen Bay. Bill Alteu • Limdsacker • 1987 ... s a free ant €otr wth St. Louis. • RuHin8 Back • 1989 . PUyd in 1989 fo Calgary of the CFI_ Jeff Mickel • • 1989... I)oftod in the 6th round by kSnneeota. He iso spent tone in trakdnO camps eeVw m (ansa City, the Lo Anois Ram gad Detroit. He played fw Barcainoa in the Wedd Luoue 1991 and fe Frankfurt in 1902- Tom Owens • Wide Receiver • 1992... S with Wipee of the CFL Tommy Wiiams • Def. End • 1993... ,oed a fe apnt of the CFL Tony Brooks • Wide Receiver • 1994... S e f  uwt of the CI=L. Tony LNcoipe • Tight End • 1992... Sipud free alem cotrontz ,h Sn :1995 for the Rhm Fire of the Wedd t.eepm of Ameriao Foetbd, r, atch two liassee. Gary Nendbam • • 1992... Siomd a free apo| utr with Seek a last plyine foe Eastm in J990. the spmg of 1995. Jason Marsh • Linebacker • 1995... Soned csmtract with the Frankfurt Galaxy of the World Loague. Other former Eagles active in the pros includo (clockwise from above top left) Troy Alaxlnder, Jason Andorson, Trent Pollard, Kevin Sargen Brondan Rogors end Jckio Kellogg. Snrck& in AI tight end for Eastern in 1073, wu n uventh-round drift choice by Pittsburgh in 1974, His son Griffin is • quarterback for the Engle