Round 1: Buffalo Selects C Eric Wood
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Posted Apr 25, 2009

With Selection 28 in Round 1, Buffalo selects C Eric Wood, Louisville. Learn more about this pick from team and draft experts!

Player Eric Wood - C - Louisville
Team Buffalo Bills
Pick Round 1, Selection 28 (28 Overall)
Combine Stats Ht: 6037v   Wt: 310v   Forty: 5.22v  
Chris Steuber Ranking
#48 out of 357 overall
#2 at C
Wood is an explosive interior lineman who plays with a powerful motor. He has great size and strength. He understands his and his linemates assignments and is a leader on offense. He’s dominates upfront and overpowers the opposition during running situations. He displays good technique in pass protection. He has great awareness and picks up blitzes well. He’s reliable and works well with the quarterback.
Tom Marino's Ranking
#51 out of 501 overall
#3 at C
Adam Caplan's Flash Analysis While the Bills signed OL Geoff Hangartner earlier this year, he's seen as an average player and Wood has much better talent than the veteran offensive lineman. Wood also is capable of playing guard and could see time there this season.
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