| Monterrey Tech|
American football player
6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
| (1983-01-25) January 25, 1983 (age 32)|
Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education
Monterrey, Nuevo Leon
Ramiro Pruneda Wikipedia
Ramiro Pruneda [PRU-ned-ah] (born 25 January 1983) is a Mexican former American football offensive tackle. He was signed by the Cologne Centurions in 2006. He played college football at Monterrey Tech.
Pruneda was also a member of the Kansas City Chiefs, Philadelphia Eagles, New York Sentinels and Green Bay Blizzard.
He started his football career at High School No. 2 in Monterrey, Mexico.
The Monterrey, Mexico native was part of a Monterrey Tech team that claimed four National Championships and was named the country’s Best Offensive Lineman three times by the ONEFA (Mexican counterpart to the NCAA). Pruneda was a five-time selection to the Mexico National Team, playing in the Aztec Bowl against an NCAA Division III All-Star Team. He attended the same alma mater as Philadelphia defensive coordinator Juan Castillo.
He attended training camp with NFL Europe in 2006 as a national player. He quit football and became a professor at Louisiana State University.
After 2 years of professional football inactivity, he was sgined with Indoor Football League (IFL) team Green Bay Blizzard, being promoted to offensive lineman starter.