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Andrew Gardner | Guard | #69

Team: San Francisco 49ers
Age / DOB:  (31) / 4/4/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'6' / 308
College: Georgia Tech
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 6 (181) / MIA
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Free agent OG Andrew Gardner visited the Falcons.
Gardner spent most of 2016 out of the league before making a late season spot start for the 49ers. The Falcons have an opening at guard with Chris Chester retired, but Gardner wouldn’t be more than depth. May 17 - 6:05 PM

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49ers signed OG Andrew Gardner to a one-year contract.

Gardner played for coach Chip Kelly in Philadelphia. He'll get a two-week tryout in hopes of earning a spot on the offseason roster heading into 2017.
Wed, Dec 21, 2016 12:10:00 PM

Eagles waived RG Andrew Gardner, LS John DePalma, CB Randall Evans, DT Mike Martin, S Nick Perry and CB Denzel Rice.

The Eagles needed to trim their roster to 75 ahead of Tuesday's 4 ET deadline. Gardner started a handful of games before suffering a season-ending foot injury in 2015. Brandon Brooks is Philadelphia's new starting right guard.
Sun, Aug 28, 2016 06:18:00 PM

Eagles placed RG Andrew Gardner (foot) on injured reserve.

Gardner injured his foot in the Week 3 win over the Jets and was spotted in a walking boot following the game. Gardner had played well through three weeks after easily beating out Matt Tobin in camp. Tobin will now take over at right guard, making the already suspect Eagles' offensive line even worse. OL Julian Vandervelde was signed in a corresponding move.
Tue, Sep 29, 2015 08:28:00 AM

Eagles RG Andrew Gardner left Sunday's Week 3 game with a foot injury.

He was ruled done for the day at halftime and left the locker room wearing a boot and on crutches. Gardner has been an early-season liability at right guard. His replacement is Matt Tobin.
Sun, Sep 27, 2015 02:52:00 PM

Eagles signed RG Andrew Gardner to a three-year, $4.7 million extension through 2018.

Gardner was set to play out the final year of his contract at $795,000. He'll now be kicked some up-front guaranteed money after winning the Eagles' starting right guard job following the release of long-time RG Todd Herremans.
Tue, Sep 8, 2015 08:35:00 PM

Andrew Gardner appears locked in as the Eagles' right guard.

Gardner joined the first team last week, and hasn't looked back. A 2009 sixth-rounder, Gardner has made just eight career starts, all of which came for the Eagles last season.
Thu, Aug 20, 2015 05:22:00 PM

Andrew Gardner lined up as the first-team right guard for the second straight practice at Eagles' camp.

The first-team snaps were being evenly rotated between Gardner, Matt Tobin, John Moffitt and Julian Vandervelde. Gardner was the first to get two straight days with the first team and now has spent two more days than the competition with the ones. The starter at right guard the final six games of 2014, Gardner was always the favorite to win the job.
Thu, Aug 13, 2015 05:52:00 PM

Andrew Gardner has taken the bulk of the first-team reps at right guard in offseason practices.

Gardner started the final six games of last season at right guard and is expected to get the first crack at the starting job with Allen Barbre moving to left guard to replace Evan Mathis. Also in the mix at right guard are Matt Tobin, Dennis Kelly, and second-year UDFA Kevin Graf. Gardner received positive marks from Pro Football Focus for his run blocking last season. Tobin has the most upside.
Wed, Jun 17, 2015 11:04:00 AM

The Eagles will start Andrew Gardner at right guard over Matt Tobin in Sunday's Week 12 game against the Titans.

Tobin's struggles have gotten him benched, leading to a chance for journeyman veteran Gardner. As for the Eagles' inactives, there are no surprises: QB Nick Foles, CB Roc Carmichael, DB Jaylen Watkins, OL Julian Vandervelde, OL Dennis Kelly, WR Jeff Maehl and DE Taylor Hart.
Sun, Nov 23, 2014 11:35:00 AM

Eagles signed OT Andrew Gardner.

A 2009 sixth-rounder, Gardner appeared in three games for the Texans last season. Gardner has made only eight appearances in five years. He's a camp body.
Mon, Mar 31, 2014 04:13:00 PM

Texans re-signed OT Andrew Gardner.

Gardner was not tendered an offer as a restricted free agent earlier in the week, and instead he'll be back on the four-year veteran minimum, most likely. He appeared in three games for the Texans last season as a swing tackle.
Fri, Mar 15, 2013 04:06:00 PM

Texans signed OT Andrew Gardner from their practice squad.

Gardner has spent time on the practice squads of the Bengals and Ravens after being drafted by Miami in 2009. He'll fill the swing tackle role in Houston with Rashad Butler out for the season.
Thu, Sep 22, 2011 03:24:00 PM

Dolphins agreed to terms with sixth-round OT Andrew Gardner on a four-year, $1.86 million contract.

Scout.com reports the deal includes a $109,000 signing bonus. Gardner, a two-time All-ACC selection, missed the final four games of his college career after surgery to repair a torn labrum in his right shoulder. He's working as the backup left tackle in minicamp.
Thu, Jun 18, 2009 12:11:00 PM

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