Penn State’s Eric Wilson on a journey to the NFL

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He’s the most eclectic 300-pound lineman in the NFL Draft.

Eric Wilson must be the only one who plays three instruments, sang his way through Europe and owns a degree from Harvard.

The former Penn State Nittany Lion is pretty good at blocking defenders, too.

This all should make him one of the best pro football bargains later this month as a late-round draft pick or free agent signee.

“What he brings to the offensive line is the smarts, the ability to quickly understand plays and what’s in front of him,” said his mother, a lawyer, pianist, organist and amateur football analyst. “The academics and arts helped him understand he has to have faith and confidence in himself, and they’ve (developed) his communication skills.

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