Consummate veteran who provided stability at the left tackle position and wound up in 100 games all told including special teams' appearances. . Was the last player left from the 1994 draft class when he was released, Pierson was cut several times in his early days with the Bucs, famously once re-signing after a phone call made to him at a local Beef O'Brady's restaurant. Finally ran out of lives in 2002 and was released in the final roster cutdown in August of that year. Played one game for Indianapolis that season before retiring from the NFL for good.