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Chris Canty
DL #99
Height:
6-7
Weight:
317
Age:
31
College:
Virginia
Experience:
10

Quick Stats (2014 PRE):

TCKL
1
SCK
0.0
FF
0
INT
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Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 302 208 94 21.0 1 16 0 0 -- 0 0 4 1
2013 BAL 15 13 30 20 10 2.0 -- 4 -- -- -- -- -- 2 --
2012 NYG 9 9 26 20 6 3.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2011 NYG 16 16 47 31 16 4.0 1 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2010 NYG 16 16 38 27 11 1.5 -- 3 -- -- -- -- -- 1 --
2009 NYG 8 4 13 8 5 0.5 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2008 DAL 16 16 37 25 12 3.0 -- 5 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2007 DAL 16 16 43 30 13 3.5 -- 2 -- -- -- -- -- 0 1
2006 DAL 16 16 33 24 9 1.0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2005 DAL 16 2 35 23 12 2.5 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 --

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Biography

Download 2011 Bio Update TRANSACTIONS

Chris Canty signed with the Ravens on 3/13/13...Released by the New York Giants on 2/6/13...Signed with the New York Giants as an unrestricted free agent on 3/1/09...Originally drafted by Dallas in the fourth round (132nd overall) of the 2005 NFL Draft.

CAREER

• Has 306 tackles (210 solo), 21 sacks (-144 yards), 16 PD, 4 FFs and 1 FR
• Posted a career-high 2 FFs at Buf. (9/29/13)
• Produced a career-high 8 tackles at Bal. (12/23/12)
• Recorded a career-high 4 sacks in 2011

2013: (with Baltimore – 15/13) Posted 30 tackles (20 solo), 2 sacks (-22 yards), 4 PD and a career-high 2 FFs in his first season with the Ravens
• Started his 100th-career game and posted 3 solo tackles in game 7 at Pit. (10/20)
• Started and contributed 5 tackles (3 solo), 1 sack (-18 yards) and a career-high 2 FFs (one of which was recovered by the Ravens and led to a TD three plays later) for a defense that forced 3 turnovers in game 4 at Buf. (9/29)
• Started and posted 2 solo tackles, including 1 sack (-4 yards) and a team-high-tying (OLB Terrell Suggs) 3 QB hits, in game 1 at Den. (9/5)

2012: (with NY Giants – 9/9) Produced 28 tackles (20 solo) and 3 sacks despite playing in just nine games (started the season on PUP - knee)...Activated off PUP on 10/20
• Started at DT and recorded 8 tackles (5 solo), including 2 TFL, in game 15 at Bal. (12/23)
• Started and netted 5 solo tackles, including 1 sack (-5 yards), in game 14 at Atl. (12/16)
• Posted 2 solo tackles, including a sack (-12 yards), and added 3 other QB hits in game 8 at Dal. (10/28)
• Activated off the PUP (knee) on 10/20

2011: (with NY Giants – 16/16, 4/4) Produced 47 tackles, a career-high 4 sacks and 1 PD during the regular season
• Netted 5 tackles and a sack in game 13 at Dallas (12/11)
• Recorded a season-high 6 tackles in game 12 vs. GB (12/4)
• Produced 3 solo tackles, including a sack (-5 yards) in the season opener at Was. (9/11)
• Contributed 5 tackles in four postseason contests, en route to the Giants’ Super Bowl XLVI victory

2010: (with NY Giants – 16/16) Recorded 39 tackles, 3 PD, 1.5 sacks and 1 FF for the NFL’s fifth-ranked defense (yards per game allowed)
• Posted 2 solo tackles and a PD in game 5 at Hou. (10/10)
• Contributed 5 tackles (4 solo) and a sack (-9 yards) in game 4 vs. Chi. (10/3)
• Netted a season-high 6 tackles and a half-sack in game 1 vs. Car. (9/12)

2009: (with NY Giants – 8/4) Posted 13 tackles and a half-sack despite missing eight games with hamstring and knee injuries
• Posted a season-high 4 tackles and a half-sack in the season finale vs. Car. (12/27)
• Missed Weeks 2-8 due to a hamstring injury
• Netted 2 solo tackles in the season-opening victory vs. Was. (9/13)

2008: (with Dallas – 16/16) Contributed 37 tackles (25 solo), 3 sacks and a career-high 5 PD while starting all 16 games for the third-consecutive season
• Tied a season high with 5 tackles, recorded 1 sack and netted a PD in game 14 vs. NYG (12/14)
• Had 2 solo tackles, including 1 TFL, for a defense that held the 49ers to just 26 rushing yards in game 11 vs. SF (11/23)
• Posted 2 solo tackles, 2 pressures and 1 sack (-13 yards) in game 9 at NYG (11/2)

2007: (with Dallas – 16/16, 1/1) Recorded 43 tackles, (30 solo), 3.5 sacks, 2 PD and his first-career FR for a defense that ranked third in the NFL (yards per game allowed)
• Posted 3 tackles (2 solo), 1 sack (-9 yards) and 3 TFL in game 11 vs. NYJ (11/22)
• Netted 2 tackles and his first-career FR in game 10 vs. Was. (11/18)
• Posted a season-high 5 tackles and recorded 1 sack (-7 yards) in game 9 vs. NYG (11/11)

2006: (with Dallas – 16/16, 1/1) Contributed 33 tackles, 1 sack and 1 PD in his first season starting all 16 games
• Had 3 solo tackles and a sack in game 3 at Ten. (10/1)
• Produced 4 tackles, including 3 solo, in the season opener at Jax. (9/10)

2005: (with Dallas – 16/2) Recorded 35 tackles (24 solo), 2.5 sacks and 1 FF as a rookie
• Started his first-career NFL game and responded with 3 solo tackles in game 12 at NYG (12/4)
• Contributed 4 tackles (2 solo) and 1 sack (-7 yards) in game 11 vs. Den. (11/24)
• Produced 1 solo tackle and his first-career FF in game 9 at Phi. (11/14)

COLLEGE: Totaled 243 tackles (143 solo) while becoming a two time second-team All-Atlantic Coast Conference selection and led all ACC D-linemen in tackles as a sophomore and junior...Produced 30 tackles, 7 TFL, 1 sack and 1 FF as a senior, prior to tearing the ACL, MCL and PCL in his knee in the fourth game of the season...As a junior, received the Ned McDonald Award as Virginia’s Most Outstanding Defensive Player, recording a career-high 104 tackles, 12 TFL and 4 sacks... Became only the second D-lineman in school history to record more than 100 tackles in a season and earned All-ACC Academic honors...Despite missing three games because of an injury, finished his sophomore season with 86 tackles, 4 TFL, 4 PD, 3 FRs and 2 sacks while starting 8 of 11 games... Played 12 games (one start), recording 23 tackles and 2 PD as a reserve DE in 2001 as a redshirt freshman...Received his bachelor’s degree in African-American studies in May 2004 and completed graduate course work in secondary education during his final football season at Virginia.

HIGH SCHOOL, PERSONAL: Prepped at Charlotte (NC) Latin School, finishing his career with 161 tackles, 12 sacks and 2 FRs...Earned All-State honors as a senior TE and DE after recording 20 catches for 400 yards and 89 tackles with 7 sacks...Was also a two-year letterman and All-Conference honoree on the basketball team...Canty’s mother, Shirley, is an ordained Methodist minister.

COMMUNITY: Founded the Chris Canty Foundation, whose mission is dedicated to enhancing the total development of youth in our communities...Goal of the foundation is to utilize the platform of sports to affect positive change in the lives of children through mentoring, educational programs, health and fitness activities, promoting health and well-being...Hosts the annual Chris Canty Camp of Champions summer football camp for youth in Charlotte...Hosted his inaugural Leadership Conference in Baltimore for high school students at Dunbar High School (Dec. 2013)...Students involved in the conference were able to speak with industry experts about health and fitness and building healthy relationships...Involved with promoting PLAY 60, the NFL movement for an active generation by participating in an assembly at Federal Hill Preparatory School, winner of the NFL Super School title in the Baltimore area...Alongside the Lady Ravens Association, Canty helped distribute coats and warm weather gear to homeless men at the annual Helping Up Mission Coat Distribution (Nov. 2013)...Joined teammates and Ravens cheerleaders at the ribbon cutting ceremony of Ravens Field at Patterson Park, funded by the Ravens Foundation...Additionally, supports Ravens team events, including A Purple Evening, the Ravens’ annual women’s event at M&T Bank Stadium...Held his Champions Golf Classic at the Alpine Country Club in Demarest, NJ on May 5, 2014, with all proceeds from the event will go toward programs and initiatives expose that students in grades K-12 to educational programs, health/fitness activities, and community service projects.

Download 2011 Bio Update TRANSACTIONS

Chris Canty signed with the Ravens on 3/13/13...Released by the New York Giants on 2/6/13...Signed with the New York Giants as an unrestricted free agent on 3/1/09...Originally drafted by Dallas in the fourth round (132nd overall) of the 2005 NFL Draft.

CAREER

• Has 306 tackles (210 solo), 21 sacks (-144 yards), 16 PD, 4 FFs and 1 FR
• Posted a career-high 2 FFs at Buf. (9/29/13)
• Produced a career-high 8 tackles at Bal. (12/23/12)
• Recorded a career-high 4 sacks in 2011

2013: (with Baltimore – 15/13) Posted 30 tackles (20 solo), 2 sacks (-22 yards), 4 PD and a career-high 2 FFs in his first season with the Ravens
• Started his 100th-career game and posted 3 solo tackles in game 7 at Pit. (10/20)
• Started and contributed 5 tackles (3 solo), 1 sack (-18 yards) and a career-high 2 FFs (one of which was recovered by the Ravens and led to a TD three plays later) for a defense that forced 3 turnovers in game 4 at Buf. (9/29)
• Started and posted 2 solo tackles, including 1 sack (-4 yards) and a team-high-tying (OLB Terrell Suggs) 3 QB hits, in game 1 at Den. (9/5)

2012: (with NY Giants – 9/9) Produced 28 tackles (20 solo) and 3 sacks despite playing in just nine games (started the season on PUP - knee)...Activated off PUP on 10/20
• Started at DT and recorded 8 tackles (5 solo), including 2 TFL, in game 15 at Bal. (12/23)
• Started and netted 5 solo tackles, including 1 sack (-5 yards), in game 14 at Atl. (12/16)
• Posted 2 solo tackles, including a sack (-12 yards), and added 3 other QB hits in game 8 at Dal. (10/28)
• Activated off the PUP (knee) on 10/20

2011: (with NY Giants – 16/16, 4/4) Produced 47 tackles, a career-high 4 sacks and 1 PD during the regular season
• Netted 5 tackles and a sack in game 13 at Dallas (12/11)
• Recorded a season-high 6 tackles in game 12 vs. GB (12/4)
• Produced 3 solo tackles, including a sack (-5 yards) in the season opener at Was. (9/11)
• Contributed 5 tackles in four postseason contests, en route to the Giants’ Super Bowl XLVI victory

2010: (with NY Giants – 16/16) Recorded 39 tackles, 3 PD, 1.5 sacks and 1 FF for the NFL’s fifth-ranked defense (yards per game allowed)
• Posted 2 solo tackles and a PD in game 5 at Hou. (10/10)
• Contributed 5 tackles (4 solo) and a sack (-9 yards) in game 4 vs. Chi. (10/3)
• Netted a season-high 6 tackles and a half-sack in game 1 vs. Car. (9/12)

2009: (with NY Giants – 8/4) Posted 13 tackles and a half-sack despite missing eight games with hamstring and knee injuries
• Posted a season-high 4 tackles and a half-sack in the season finale vs. Car. (12/27)
• Missed Weeks 2-8 due to a hamstring injury
• Netted 2 solo tackles in the season-opening victory vs. Was. (9/13)

2008: (with Dallas – 16/16) Contributed 37 tackles (25 solo), 3 sacks and a career-high 5 PD while starting all 16 games for the third-consecutive season
• Tied a season high with 5 tackles, recorded 1 sack and netted a PD in game 14 vs. NYG (12/14)
• Had 2 solo tackles, including 1 TFL, for a defense that held the 49ers to just 26 rushing yards in game 11 vs. SF (11/23)
• Posted 2 solo tackles, 2 pressures and 1 sack (-13 yards) in game 9 at NYG (11/2)

2007: (with Dallas – 16/16, 1/1) Recorded 43 tackles, (30 solo), 3.5 sacks, 2 PD and his first-career FR for a defense that ranked third in the NFL (yards per game allowed)
• Posted 3 tackles (2 solo), 1 sack (-9 yards) and 3 TFL in game 11 vs. NYJ (11/22)
• Netted 2 tackles and his first-career FR in game 10 vs. Was. (11/18)
• Posted a season-high 5 tackles and recorded 1 sack (-7 yards) in game 9 vs. NYG (11/11)

2006: (with Dallas – 16/16, 1/1) Contributed 33 tackles, 1 sack and 1 PD in his first season starting all 16 games
• Had 3 solo tackles and a sack in game 3 at Ten. (10/1)
• Produced 4 tackles, including 3 solo, in the season opener at Jax. (9/10)

2005: (with Dallas – 16/2) Recorded 35 tackles (24 solo), 2.5 sacks and 1 FF as a rookie
• Started his first-career NFL game and responded with 3 solo tackles in game 12 at NYG (12/4)
• Contributed 4 tackles (2 solo) and 1 sack (-7 yards) in game 11 vs. Den. (11/24)
• Produced 1 solo tackle and his first-career FF in game 9 at Phi. (11/14)

COLLEGE: Totaled 243 tackles (143 solo) while becoming a two time second-team All-Atlantic Coast Conference selection and led all ACC D-linemen in tackles as a sophomore and junior...Produced 30 tackles, 7 TFL, 1 sack and 1 FF as a senior, prior to tearing the ACL, MCL and PCL in his knee in the fourth game of the season...As a junior, received the Ned McDonald Award as Virginia’s Most Outstanding Defensive Player, recording a career-high 104 tackles, 12 TFL and 4 sacks... Became only the second D-lineman in school history to record more than 100 tackles in a season and earned All-ACC Academic honors...Despite missing three games because of an injury, finished his sophomore season with 86 tackles, 4 TFL, 4 PD, 3 FRs and 2 sacks while starting 8 of 11 games... Played 12 games (one start), recording 23 tackles and 2 PD as a reserve DE in 2001 as a redshirt freshman...Received his bachelor’s degree in African-American studies in May 2004 and completed graduate course work in secondary education during his final football season at Virginia.

HIGH SCHOOL, PERSONAL: Prepped at Charlotte (NC) Latin School, finishing his career with 161 tackles, 12 sacks and 2 FRs...Earned All-State honors as a senior TE and DE after recording 20 catches for 400 yards and 89 tackles with 7 sacks...Was also a two-year letterman and All-Conference honoree on the basketball team...Canty’s mother, Shirley, is an ordained Methodist minister.

COMMUNITY: Founded the Chris Canty Foundation, whose mission is dedicated to enhancing the total development of youth in our communities...Goal of the foundation is to utilize the platform of sports to affect positive change in the lives of children through mentoring, educational programs, health and fitness activities, promoting health and well-being...Hosts the annual Chris Canty Camp of Champions summer football camp for youth in Charlotte...Hosted his inaugural Leadership Conference in Baltimore for high school students at Dunbar High School (Dec. 2013)...Students involved in the conference were able to speak with industry experts about health and fitness and building healthy relationships...Involved with promoting PLAY 60, the NFL movement for an active generation by participating in an assembly at Federal Hill Preparatory School, winner of the NFL Super School title in the Baltimore area...Alongside the Lady Ravens Association, Canty helped distribute coats and warm weather gear to homeless men at the annual Helping Up Mission Coat Distribution (Nov. 2013)...Joined teammates and Ravens cheerleaders at the ribbon cutting ceremony of Ravens Field at Patterson Park, funded by the Ravens Foundation...Additionally, supports Ravens team events, including A Purple Evening, the Ravens’ annual women’s event at M&T Bank Stadium...Held his Champions Golf Classic at the Alpine Country Club in Demarest, NJ on May 5, 2014, with all proceeds from the event will go toward programs and initiatives expose that students in grades K-12 to educational programs, health/fitness activities, and community service projects.