Eric Tomlinson

Eric Tomlinson is a tight end for the New York Jets. He was signed by the Philadelphia Eagles in 2015 as an undrafted free agent and has also been a member of the Houston Texans. Tomlinson played college football for UTEP. He played 4 seasons from 2011 to 2014 and appeared in 45 career games with 31 starts. Tomlinson finished his college career with 59 catches for 547 yards and 4 touchdowns. He was named to the Midseason John Mackey Watch List as a senior as well as started 11 games as a senior in 2014 and was named All-Conference USA honorable mention for the third time in four years.  Eric was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and is the son of Suzy Tomlinson. He has one brother and one sister. He graduated with degrees in finance and management. He was also a three-year starter in basketball at Klein (Texas) High School.

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