Karl Anthony

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Karl Anthony
Born: (1967-03-14) March 14, 1967 (age 53)
New Iberia, Louisiana
Career information
StatusRetired
CFL status American
Position(s) DB
College Southwest Missouri State
Career history
As player
19901993 Calgary Stampeders
19941995 Baltimore Stallions
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star 1993
CFL East All-Star 1993
Awards 1994 Grey Cup's Most Valuable Player
Honors 1995 Grey Cup Champion

Karl Anthony (born March 14, 1967) is a former all-star and award-winning Canadian Football League defensive back and Grey Cup champion.

Career

Anthony played his college football at Southwest Missouri State University and first played professionally for three years with the Calgary Stampeders, where he was an all-star in 1993. In 1994, he moved to the Baltimore Stallions he won the Grey Cup's Most Valuable Player in a losing cause against the British Columbia Lions. [1] He helped Baltimore win the Grey Cup in 1995 against his old team, the Calgary Stampeders. [2]

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References

  1. Archived 2013-08-19 at the Wayback Machine CFL website - HISTORY >> Grey Cup >> 1994
  2. Archived 2014-06-09 at the Wayback Machine CFL website - HISTORY >> Grey Cup >> 1995