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|Born:||February 10, 1971|
Haines City, Florida
|Height:||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Weight:||315 lb (143 kg)|
|High school:||Haines City|
(Haines City, Florida)
|NFL Draft:||1994 / Round: 1 / Pick: 15|
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Wayne Gandy (born February 10, 1971 in Haines City, Florida) is a former American football offensive tackle in the National Football League. He was drafted by the Los Angeles Rams 15th overall in the 1994 NFL Draft. He played college football at Auburn.
College career[change | change source]
Professional career[change | change source]
Los Angeles / St. Louis Rams[change | change source]
He was drafted (selected) as the 15th overall pick (1st round) of the 1994 NFL Draft by the L.A. Rams. Gandy spent five seasons with the Rams.
Pittsburgh Steelers[change | change source]
Gandy spent four seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers from 1999 to 2002.
New Orleans Saints[change | change source]
On March 2 2003, Gandy signed a six-year deal with New Orleans Saints. After three seasons with the Saints, he was traded to the Atlanta Falcons on April 7, 2006 for safety Bryan Scott and a draft pick.
Atlanta Falcons[change | change source]
For the 2007 season, Gandy was named as one of the Falcons's team captains. On October 7, Gandy hurt his left knee while playing against the Tennessee Titans; he tore what is called an anterior cruciate ligament, which kept him from playing any more games for the rest of the season.