Tony Ramirez

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Tony Ramirez
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Position: Offensive tackle
Personal information
Born: (1973-01-26) January 26, 1973 (age 46)
Lincoln, Nebraska
Career information
College: Northern Colorado
NFL Draft: 1997  / Round: 6 / Pick: 168
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played:30
Games started:10
Fumble recoveries:1
Player stats at NFL.com

Tony Ramirez (born January 26, 1973) is a former offensive tackle in the National Football League and the XFL. He played three years for the NFL's Detroit Lions (1997–1999) and the XFL's Chicago Enforcers (2001).

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