Eric Decker, born March 15, 1987, in Cold Spring, Minnesota, USA, is an American football wide receiver for the Denver Broncos.
Decker began his football career excelling in both college football and college baseball at Minnesota, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in business and marketing. He set University of Minnesota career records with 227 receptions and 3,119 receiving yards that rank sixth and eighth, respectively, in Big Ten Conference history.
In 2010, Decker was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the third round (87th overall) of the NFL Draft.
Heading into the 2012 regular season, Decker is primed to have a productive year with quarterback Peyton Manning in their team offense.