Ed Oliver Wiki – Ed Oliver Bio
Edward Oliver (born December 12, 1997) is a defensive football tackle for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football in Houston and was drafted by the Bills in the first round of the 2019 NFL Draft.
Ed Oliver Age
He is 22 years old.
Ed Oliver Early Life
Oliver attended Westfield High School in Houston. Oliver had 83 tackles, nine sacks and one interception as a senior and 84 tackles and seven sacks as a junior. In Oliver’s senior season, Westfield was 11-1 in the 2015 UIL playoffs, where they lost 28-21 in the Area final against second-place runner-up Austin Lake Travis. Oliver was rated a five-star consensual recruit and ranked among the best players in his class.   Oliver promised to play college football at the University of Houston, becoming the first ESPN-rated five-star recruit to commit to a school outside of Power Five conferences.
Ed Oliver Arrested
Buffalo Bills defensive lineman Ed Oliver was arrested Saturday night in his hometown of Houston on charges of drunk driving and illegally carrying a weapon. Oliver is being held at the Montgomery County Jail after being pulled over on State Highway 242. Both charges are misdemeanors, according to the jail’s website. Oliver, 22, had an open beer between his legs and was determined to be affected after a field sobriety test, according to MontgomeryCountyPoliceReporter.com. The officer who administered the test noted that Oliver may have been affected by something other than alcohol, and police discovered a gun in Oliver’s vehicle, according to the report. No drugs were found.
Police were alerted to Oliver’s driving by a 911 call from another motorist, who reported that a Ford Super Duty van was transporting a trailer with a buggy through a 45 mph construction zone on State Highway 242, according to MontgomeryCountyPoliceReporter. .com. The 911 caller noted that Oliver “did not maintain a lane and was driving dangerously,” according to the report. Oliver underwent a mandatory blood draw before being transported to prison. “We are aware of the situation and are gathering more information,” the Bills said in a statement. “We will have no further comment at this time.” Oliver, 6-foot-1 and 287 pounds, was the ninth overall pick in last year’s draft and had an immediate impact for the Bills, recording 43 tackles and five sacks last season as a rookie.