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Anthony Weaver
Defensive Line

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2nd year in NFL/1st year with the Bills

 

COACHING EXPERIENCE

Anthony Weaver will enter his second season in the NFL and first with the Buffalo Bills in 2013 as the team’s defensive line coach. He spent the previous year as the assistant defensive line coach of the New York Jets under defensive coordinator Mike Pettine.

 

Prior to joining the Jets’ staff in 2012, Weaver was the linebackers coach at North Texas University in 2011. He spent 2010 as a defensive graduate assistant at Florida.

 

Weaver enjoyed a seven year NFL playing career from 2002-08. He entered the NFL as a second-round draft choice of the Baltimore Ravens in 2002 and spent the 2002-05 seasons with the Ravens before three years with the Houston Texans. In 103 games played with 98 starts, Weaver recorded 260 tackles, 15.5 sacks, three interceptions and five forced fumbles.

 

In 2007, Weaver was recognized as the recipient of the Ed Block Courage Award – an annual recognition of one player from every NFL team who exemplifies the principles of sportsmanship and courage.

 

PERSONAL

Weaver, native of Saratoga Springs, NY, was a four-year starter at defensive end at Notre Dame, earning All-America accolades and was a 2001 team captain… tabbed the Irish’s Most Valuable Player and Lineman of the Year following his senior campaign… tallied 154 tackles, 17.0 sacks and 42 tackles for a loss in his collegiate career... Weaver is engaged to Kristin Cardenas, and has a son, Anthony Weaver, Jr.

 

WEAVER’S COACHING CAREER

 

NFL

 

 

Buffalo Bills

2013

Defensive Line

New York Jets

2012

Assistant Defensive Line

 

 

 

COLLEGE

 

 

North Texas

2011

Linebackers

Florida

2010

Defensive Graduate Assistant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2nd year in NFL/1st year with the Bills

 

COACHING EXPERIENCE

Anthony Weaver will enter his second season in the NFL and first with the Buffalo Bills in 2013 as the team’s defensive line coach. He spent the previous year as the assistant defensive line coach of the New York Jets under defensive coordinator Mike Pettine.

 

Prior to joining the Jets’ staff in 2012, Weaver was the linebackers coach at North Texas University in 2011. He spent 2010 as a defensive graduate assistant at Florida.

 

Weaver enjoyed a seven year NFL playing career from 2002-08. He entered the NFL as a second-round draft choice of the Baltimore Ravens in 2002 and spent the 2002-05 seasons with the Ravens before three years with the Houston Texans. In 103 games played with 98 starts, Weaver recorded 260 tackles, 15.5 sacks, three interceptions and five forced fumbles.

 

In 2007, Weaver was recognized as the recipient of the Ed Block Courage Award – an annual recognition of one player from every NFL team who exemplifies the principles of sportsmanship and courage.

 

PERSONAL

Weaver, native of Saratoga Springs, NY, was a four-year starter at defensive end at Notre Dame, earning All-America accolades and was a 2001 team captain… tabbed the Irish’s Most Valuable Player and Lineman of the Year following his senior campaign… tallied 154 tackles, 17.0 sacks and 42 tackles for a loss in his collegiate career... Weaver is engaged to Kristin Cardenas, and has a son, Anthony Weaver, Jr.

 

WEAVER’S COACHING CAREER

 

NFL

 

 

Buffalo Bills

2013

Defensive Line

New York Jets

2012

Assistant Defensive Line

 

 

 

COLLEGE

 

 

North Texas

2011

Linebackers

Florida

2010

Defensive Graduate Assistant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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