World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Anthony Henry (American football)

Article Id: WHEBN0002446550
Reproduction Date:

Title: Anthony Henry (American football)  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Fort Myers, Florida, Bill Parcells, Jon Kitna, 2001 NFL Draft, Roy Williams (safety), 2006–07 NFL playoffs, South Florida Bulls football, 2006 Philadelphia Eagles season, 2006 Dallas Cowboys season, 2005 Dallas Cowboys season
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Anthony Henry (American football)

Anthony Henry
Anthony Henry in 2007.
No. 37, 42, 32
Personal information
Date of birth: (1976-11-03) November 3, 1976
Place of birth: Fort Myers, Florida
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 208 lb (94 kg)
Career information
High school: Estero (Estero, Florida)
College: South Florida
NFL Draft: 2001 / Round: 4 / Pick: 97
Debuted in 2001 for the Cleveland Browns
Last played in 2009 for the Detroit Lions
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Tackles 508
Interceptions 31
Sacks 2.0
Stats at

Anthony Danel Henry (born November 3, 1976) is a former American football cornerback in the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the fourth round of the 2001 NFL Draft and also played for the Dallas Cowboys and Detroit Lions. He played college football at South Florida.

High school

Henry Attended Estero High School in Estero, Florida

College career

Henry attended the University of South Florida. He was in the first batch of 4-yr letter winners ever in the USF's football program. He led the team in interceptions two years in a row (1999, 2000).

Professional career

Cleveland Browns

Henry was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the fourth round of the 2001 NFL Draft. As a rookie in 2001 he led the NFL in interceptions with 10. During his four years with the team from 2001 to 2004, he started 39 of 61 games, recording 247 tackles, 17 interceptions, and a touchdown.

Dallas Cowboys

Henry signed with the Dallas Cowboys as an unrestricted free agent in 2005. He played four seasons for the Cowboys from 2005 to 2008, starting 51 of 56 games, recording 215 tackles, 12 interceptions, two sacks, and two touchdowns.

Detroit Lions

Henry was traded to the Detroit Lions for Jon Kitna on February 28, 2009. Henry was not re-signed following the 2009 season.

Post NFL Career

Venturing out to Los Angeles to pursue a career in entertainment, Henry co-stars in the film Goat starring William Demeo & Ice-T, due out in 2013. Henry is also launching his online music magazine Coool Flame ( in February 2013, which will focus on urban music. He is also an investor with First Picks Management (owned by former NFL Player Keyshawn Johnson), owning several Panera Breads across the Southern California region.

External links

  • Detroit Lions bio
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.