Edwards, Marc

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Name
Edwards, Marc Gender: M
Marc Alexander Edwards
born on 17 November 1974 at 09:25 (= 09:25 AM )
Place Norwood (Hamilton County), Ohio, 39n09, 84w28
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
Bio/autobiography
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 24°52' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 07°06 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 18°50'



Biography

American football player who last played in the NFL in 2005 for the Chicago Bears.

Edwards was named Ohio's Mr. Football in 1992 as the state's top player. He played college football at Notre Dame. Following his team's upset win over the #5-ranked University of Southern California Trojans on October 21, 1995, Edwards became the second Fighting Irish player ever to be carried off the field by his teammates; the first was Daniel E. "Rudy" Ruettiger in 1975. Edwards's senior year he was picked as a team captain at Notre Dame.

Edwards was selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the second round (55th overall) of the 1997 NFL Draft. After two years in San Francisco, Edwards played the following two years for the Cleveland Browns from 1999 to 2000. He has also played for the New England Patriots from 2001 to 2002 and the Jacksonville Jaguars from 2003 to 2004. Edwards's high school retired his #44 Jersey on September 11, 2010. In October 2010, a book by Aaron M. Smith about Edwards's life, Odyssey: From Blue Collar, Ohio To Super Bowl Champion, was published.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes Aaron M. Smith, "Odyssey: From Blue Collar, Ohio to Super Bowl Champion" (Bloomington, IN: AuthorHouse, 2010), pp. 5-6: "Late on a cool November evening in 1974, Cyndi Edwards, a teenage girl from Norwood, Ohio, lay in a hospital delivery room . . . At just before 9:30 a.m. on November 17th, Cyndi welcomed her son, Marc Alexander Edwards, into the world. . . 'What time was he born?' [her husband] Mark asked. 'It was 9:25,' Cyndi replied."

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