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Chris Canty

Chris Canty - DT

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 7"/ 317 lbs.
Birthday 11/10/1982
Birthplace Bronx, NY
College Virginia
Years played 9
Drafted 2005, 4th round, 31st pick by Cowboys

Giants release RB Bradshaw, DT Canty

Posted Feb. 06, 2013 @ 3:39 p.m. ET
The Giants released RB Ahmad Bradshaw and DT Chris Canty on Wednesday, the team confirmed.

Is Canty a cap concern for Giants?

Posted Jan. 25, 2013 @ 9:59 p.m. ET
DT Chris Canty carries a high salary-cap figure and a balky knee. Is that enough for the Giants to cut him?

Giants could seek more pass-rush help

Posted Jan. 11, 2013 @ 10:51 p.m. ET
The Giants' pass rush fell way off this season, which could lead them to seek more DE help from the draft.

Recap of Friday's NFL fines

Posted Nov. 02, 2012 @ 7:04 p.m. ET
Giants DT Chris Canty was among those fined on Friday for actions taken in Week Eigh games.

Giants activate DT Canty for Redskins game

Posted Oct. 20, 2012 @ 5:34 p.m. ET
The Giants activated DT Chris Canty for Sunday's NFC East game against Washington.

Giants place DT Canty, TE Beckum on PUP list

Posted Aug. 27, 2012 @ 11:47 a.m. ET
The Giants cut their roster down Monday, including placing DT Chris Canty and TE Travis Beckum on the reserve/PUP list.

Giants DT Canty says he'll be healthy by camp

Posted June 26, 2012 @ 9:54 a.m. ET
Giants DT Chris Canty, who had offseason surgery on his knee, told PFW Tuesday that he will be ready at the start of training camp.

Giants talk the talk, then walk the walk

Posted Feb. 06, 2012 @ 1:06 a.m. ET
Though their head coach said that "talk is cheap," the Giants were vocal leading up to the game and brilliant in winning Super Bowl XLVI. 

Canty tweets Super Bowl prediction, then backs off

Posted Feb. 05, 2012 @ 5:06 p.m. ET
Giants DE Chris Canty channeled his inner Joe Namath Sunday morning and predicted a Super Bowl victory for his team. 

Giants' Coughlin bringing bus into the station

Posted Feb. 03, 2012 @ 10:56 a.m. ET
The Giants will head into Super Bowl XLVI on Sunday confident and ready, said Tom Coughlin.

Brady 'best' at executing QB sneak

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 12:55 p.m. ET
The quarterback sneak is not as simple as you'd think, and the Patriots' Tom Brady is one of the best in the business at executing it.

Canty gets workout in at Giants facility

Posted April 26, 2011 @ 3:49 p.m. ET
While most players spent just a few minutes at team facilities on Tuesday before leaving, Giants DT Chris Canty worked out at the team facility in the weight room and talked with head coach Tom Coughlin.

Giants' defensive improvement starts up front

Posted Oct. 22, 2010 @ 9:18 a.m. ET
It's becoming clear that the Giants' defensive improvement starts with the defensive line, a group that went from bedrock in 2007 and '08 to blemish last season.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 12, 2013
The Baltimore Ravens have signed Canty, who spent the previous four seasons with the New York Giants. Canty announced the signing Tuesday on Instagram with a photo of the signed contract, according to the Ravens website.||||||| The 30-year-old Canty was released in February by the Giants. The 6-foot-7, 317-pounder was a starter the last four years in New York, but he missed seven games in 2012 with a knee injury. He finished with 26 tackles and three sacks.
Posted Feb. 06, 2013
The New York Giants continued their roster purge after missing the playoffs, cutting halfback Ahmad Bradshaw and Canty. The Giants announced the moves on Wednesday. The release of the two starters came one day after New York let starting weakside linebacker Michael Boley go after four seasons.||||||| The three players were all veterans who contributed to the Giants' Super Bowl win over the Patriots a year ago. They also had big salaries and battled injuries last season. Canty, who had knee problems, was set to earn $6.5 million next season.
Posted Dec. 23, 2012
Canty and rookie cornerback Jayron Hosley are not active for the New York Giants must-win game against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday.||||||| Canty sprained a knee last week. Rocky Bernard started for Canty.
Posted Oct. 18, 2012
The New York Giants have activated Canty for Sunday's NFC East game against Washington.||||||| Canty started every game in the Giants' 2011 championship season but had offseason knee surgery and had been on the physically unable to perform list since the start of training camp.
Posted Aug. 27, 2012
The Super Bowl champion New York Giants have placed Canty on the reserve-physically unable to perform list. "I'm not gonna say I saw it coming," Canty said "Obviously, I was optimistic about it. I feel good, I feel in pretty good shape considering all the factors. I stand by the position my knee is better than it was November, December, January of last season."||||||| Canty had knee surgery in the offseason and was not ready for training camp.

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