Ed Oliver
Ed Oliver
22-Year-Old Defensive TackleDT
Buffalo Bills
Injury Abdomen
2019 Fantasy Outlook
Oliver, who looks like a draft-day steal after the Bills snagged him ninth overall this past April, isn't a towering defensive line presence at just 6-foot-2, 287 pounds, but he's an exceptional athlete who was extremely productive in college. As a rookie, Oliver will look to win a starting defensive tackle job right away. Star Lotulelei is the plugger on the Buffalo line, while Oliver is expected to beat out Harrison and Jordan Phillips to earn the majority of the time as the other starter. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a four-year, $19.57 million contract with the Bills in May of 2019.
Battling core injury
DTBuffalo Bills
January 14, 2020
Oliver underwent core-muscle surgery from Dr. Williams Meyers in Philadelphia on Tuesday, Vic Carucci of The Buffalo News reports.
Oliver previously tweeted that he'd undergone surgery, but the nature of the injury being addressed wasn't clear. The procedure was successful, and it doesn't appear this issue will keep Oliver out of the offseason program in April. The 22-year-old is coming off an excellent rookie season, where he tallied 43 tackles and five sacks over 16 games to be named to the 2019 PFWA All-Rookie Team.
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Measurables Review
How do Ed Oliver's measurables compare to other defensive tackles?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
6' 1"
287 lbs
Vertical Jump
36.0 in
Broad Jump
120 in
Bench Press
32 reps
Hand Length
9.25 in
Arm Length
31.75 in
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Goes under knife
DTBuffalo Bills
January 14, 2020
Oliver revealed via his personal Twitter account that he underwent surgery Tuesday.
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Figuring things out
DTBuffalo Bills
November 28, 2019
Oliver tallied four tackles, two sacks and a pass defensed during Thursday's upset win at Dallas.
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Tallies another sack Sunday
DTBuffalo Bills
November 25, 2019
Oliver recorded one sack across 22 defensive snaps in Sunday's win over the Broncos.
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Registers second sack
DTBuffalo Bills
November 18, 2019
Oliver recorded three tackles (two solo) and a sack in Sunday's 37-20 win against the Dolphins.
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Takes back seat to Phillips
DTBuffalo Bills
November 5, 2019
Oliver logged two tackles during Sunday's win over Washington.
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