UCLA — Ed figures to add quality depth on the offensive line … He possesess a good knowledge of the offense … He is a tough, versatile performer who plays hard all the time and has excellent work habits.
2000 — Saw limited action as a reserve guard and on special teams.
1999 — Appeared in four games as a sophomore, two on offense and two on special teams … Played 19 offensive snaps against Boise State and one at Ohio State … Played on the PAT/field goal team for the year’s final two games.
1998 — Saw limited action as a reserve guard as a second-year freshman.
1997 — Did not see action in his first year with the program.
HIGH SCHOOL — Earned three varsity letters at Ayala High School in Chino Hills for coach Mark Pasquarella … PrepStar All-American and All-West selection … SuperPrep All-Far West … Named second-team All-State and All-CIF Division II on offense … L.A. Times All-Inland Valley Lineman of the Year … Sierra League Offensive MVP … Team advanced to the CIF Championship two of his three varsity seasons … As a senior, his team went 11-3, won the League title and advanced to the CIF Division II championship game and was ranked No. 22 in the State by Student Sports … Won captain’s award as a senior.
PERSONAL — Full Name: Edward Wayne Anderson … Born: January 16, 1979 in Anaheim, CA … Parents: Tom and Sylvia Anderson … Has one brother, Mike, and one sister, Andrea … Lists former All-Pro linebacker Kevin Greene as the athlete he patterns his style of play after …?Fishing, weightlifting and basketball are his hobbies … Earned spot on the Director’s Honor Roll in Fall 1997 (3.23 GPA), Winter 1998 (3.00), Winter 2000 (3.23), Spring 2000 (3.13) and Winter 2001 (3.33) … Sociology major.