5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
| Oregon State|
American football player
| (1985-01-12) January 12, 1985 (age 31)|
30 (Cleveland Browns / Dimeback)
Alex Hall, Nick Sorensen, Mark Bradley, Chansi Stuckey, Blake Costanzo
Las Vegas, Nevada
Oregon State University
Gerard Lawson Wikipedia
Gerard Lawson (born January 12, 1985) is a gridiron football cornerback/kickoff returner who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He played college football at Oregon State.
Lawson has also played for the Hartford Colonials, Philadelphia Eagles and BC Lions.
Lawson was signed to a one-year contract by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent following the 2008 NFL Draft on April 28, 2008. He played in 20 games for the Browns from 2008–2009, making five special teams tackles and four kickoff returns for 115 yards.
Lawson played with the Hartford Colonials of the United Football League in 2010 following his release from the Browns. He returned an interception 41 yards for a touchdown in his debut for the Colonials, and had 23 kickoff returns for 483 yards during the season.
Lawson was signed to a three-year contract by the Philadelphia Eagles on December 24, 2010, to replace Jorrick Calvin, who was placed on injured reserve. He was released on July 28, 2011.
Lawson was signed by the BC Lions on April 24, 2012. He was released by the Lions on June 16, 2013.