Anthony Armstrong life and biography

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Anthony Armstrong biography

Date of birth : 1983-03-29
Date of death : -
Birthplace : Carrollton, Texas
Nationality : American
Category : Sports
Last modified : 2010-10-20
Credited as : Football player NFL, wide receiver for the Redskins, Super Bowl/NFL Draft player

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Anthony Armstrong has had NFL practice squad stints with the Miami Dolphins and the Redskins. Last season, he spent the final 10 weeks of the NFL seasons with the Redskins’ practice squad. In 2007-08, Armstrong played for the Arena Football League’s Dallas Desperados.

Anthony Armstrong is an American football wide receiver for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League.

Highlights
PRO:
* Has had NFL stints with the Miami Dolphins and Redskins
* From 2007-08 played in the Arena Football League with the Dallas Desperados
* Began his pro career in the Intense Football League with the Odessa Roughnecks

2009 (Dolphins/Redskins)
* Spent entire preseason with the Dolphins’ before being waived on Aug. 29.
* Finished the season on the Redskins’ practice squad after signing with the team on 10/21.

2008 (Dallas Desperados/Miami Dolphins)
* Spent the entire NFL season on the Dolphins’ practice squad.
* Spent the Arena Football League season with the Dallas Desperados;
* Posted 83 catches for 1,148 yards and 10 touchdowns for Dallas.

2007 (Dallas Desperados)
* Played in four games for the Desperados.
* Posted 10 catches for 126 yards and two touchdowns.

2006 (Odessa Roughnecks)
* Played in 13 games for the Odessa Roughnecks of the Intense Football League.
* Finished third on the Roughnecks with 55 catches for 760 yards and 18 touchdowns.

College
* Was a four-year letterman (2003-06) at West Texas A&M.
* Finished collegiate career as West Texas A&M’s fourth leading receiver with 145 receptions for 1,768 yards.
* Named second-team All-Lone Star Conference as a senior after leading all WTAMU receivers with 54 catches for 607 yards and four touchdowns.
* Started all 11 games as a junior and was named the LSC South Receiver of the Year and earned first-team All-LSC South honors after hauling in 54 passes for 740 yards and four touchdowns.
* Set conference and school records with 100-yard kickoff return against Eastern New Mexico in the Wagon Wheel Game.
* Played in 10 games as a sophomore and recorded 24 catches for 256 yards.
* Saw time in 10 games and had 165 yards and a touchdown on 13 receptions as a freshman.

Personal
# Attended Newman Smith High School in Carrollton, Texas where he posted 11 receptions for 250 yards and three touchdowns as a senior.
# Active in the Redskins Charitable Foundation during the 2009 season, participating in Pro vs. GI Joe, Harvest Feast, and Holiday Wishes Come True.
# Lettered two times for Newman Smith’s track and field team while competing in the 100-meter dash.
# Graduated with a degree in Marketing.

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