Anthony Weaver facts for kids
|Position:||Assistant head coach & Defensive line coach|
July 28, 1980 |
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||290 lb (132 kg)|
|High school:||Saratoga Springs (NY)|
|NFL Draft:||2002 / Round: 2 / Pick: 52|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics|
|Player stats at PFR|
|Coaching stats at PFR|
Anthony Lee Weaver (born July 28, 1980) is an American football coach and former player who is the assistant head coach and defensive line coach for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). He previously coached for the Cleveland Browns, Buffalo Bills, Houston Texans and New York Jets. Weaver was a college football defensive end at Notre Dame and was drafted by the Ravens in the second round of the 2002 NFL Draft. He also previously played for the Texans.
Weaver attended Saratoga Springs High School in Saratoga Springs, New York.
Weaver was selected by the Baltimore Ravens in the 2nd round (52nd overall) of the 2002 NFL Draft. In four seasons for the Ravens, he started 54 regular season games, as well as one playoff game.
In March 2006, Weaver signed a free-agent contract with the Houston Texans. He spent three seasons in Houston, where he started 44 games.
|Year||Team||GP||COMB||TOTAL||AST||SACK||FF||FR||FR YDS||INT||IR YDS||AVG IR||LNG IR||TD||PD|
- GP: games played
- COMB: combined tackles
- TOTAL: total tackles
- AST: assisted tackles
- SACK: sacks
- FF: forced fumbles
- FR: fumble recoveries
- FR YDS: fumble return yards
- INT: interceptions
- IR YDS: interception return yards
- AVG IR: average interception return
- LNG: longest interception return
- TD: interceptions returned for touchdown
- PD: passes defensed
When defensive line coach, Dan McCarney, took the head coaching job at the University of North Texas, Weaver was named interim defensive line coach for the Outback Bowl. Shortly after the bowl game, Weaver reunited with McCarney as the linebackers coach for the Mean Green.
New York Jets
In January 2013, Weaver was hired by the Buffalo Bills as their defensive line coach under head coach Doug Marrone.
In 2016, Weaver was hired by the Houston Texans as their defensive line coach under head coach Bill O'Brien.
On January 20, 2020, Weaver was promoted to defensive coordinator and defensive line coach.
On January 22, 2021, Weaver was hired by the Baltimore Ravens as their defensive line coach and run game coordinator.
Weaver is of Irish-Samoan descent. He is the son of Ralph and Melania Weaver. Weaver and his wife, Kristin, have 2 sons, Anthony Jr. and Justus Weaver
In 2010, Weaver was inducted into the Saratoga High Blue Streaks Hall of Fame. In 2011, he was inducted into the Capital Region Hall of Fame.
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