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Players

Anthony Lanier II
DL #72
Height:
6-6
Weight:
286
Age:
24
College:
Alabama A&M
Experience:
2

Quick Stats (2017):

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TRANSACTIONS
Originally entered the NFL with the Washington Redskins as a college free agent on May 6, 2016.
PRO
Former college free agent who appeared in four games and recovered a fumble as a rookie in 2016.

TRANSACTIONS
Originally entered the NFL with the Washington Redskins as a college free agent on May 6, 2016.

PRO
Former college free agent who appeared in four games and recovered a fumble as a rookie in 2016.

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2016 (REDSKINS)
Appeared in four games after making the roster as an undrafted free agent... Inactive in Weeks 1-7... Made NFL debut in a tie against CIN (10/30) in London, recovering an Andy Dalton fumble in overtime... Contributed on defense and special teams in wins vs. MIN (11/13) and vs. GB (11/20)... Appeared on defense and special teams at DAL (11/24)... Inactive with a leg injury at ARI (12/4) and at PHI (12/11)... Placed on Reserve/Injured list on Dec. 13.

COLLEGE
Played collegiately at Alabama A&M from 2011-15, appearing in 46 career games and being credited by the school with 164 career tackles (79 solo, 43.5 for loss), 12.0 sacks and three forced fumbles... As a senior in 2015, recorded 39 tackles (22 solo) and a career-high 4.5 sacks in 11 games. Named the team's Most Valuable Player... Played in 12 games in 2014, posting career highs in tackles (54), solo tackles (37), tackles for loss (18.0), passes broken up (four) and forced fumbles (two) in addition to posting 4.0 sacks. Earned second-team All-SWAC honors... Played in 12 games in 2013, adding 51 tackles (12 solo)... Contributed in 11 games as a redshirt freshman in 2012... Redshirted in 2011... Played both football and basketball until focusing solely on football in his junior season.

PERSONAL
Attended H.V. Jenkins H.S. in Savannah, Ga., where he was a first-team All-Region selection in basketball and a second- team All-Region selection in football… Earned second- team All-State honors in basketball and also played tennis… Majored in sports management... Son of Anthony and Yolanda Lanier... Born May 8, 1993.

COMMUNITY
Made an instant impact in the community as a rookie... In 2016, participated in recess events alongside 200 students from various D.C. schools at a Play 60 event, played alongside fans to benefit children in the second annual Redskins Charity Golf Classic, read class favorites to middle school students and also served as judges for a touchdown dance competition at Raymond Education Campus in Washington, D.C., supported children and teens with lost or missing family members in the military at the Salute to the Yellow Ribbons United Playfield in the Park event, participated in a financial literacy course hosted by eighth grade students at Kenmoor Middle School at Junior Achievement’s Finance Park in Hyattsville, Md., introduced the Redskins Read Playbook to fourth and fifth graders at Bancroft Elementary School in Washington, D.C., taught children the importance of exercising for 60 minutes a day at a a Redskins Salute to Play 60 event at Joint Base Anacostia Bolling, packaged weekend bags for students at a Prince George’s County Elementary School at the Capital Area Food Bank, gave both football and life advice to 400 local high school football players at the 4th and Life High School Football Forum, brought joy to 31 area women battling breast cancer at the team’s annual All-Star Survivors Celebration, donated winter coats and Redskins hats to 300 elementary school students from seven local area schools at the eighth annual Share the Warmth event, participated in the annual Friday Night Lights program at local high schools as part of USAA’s Salute to Service, led 100 students at Marine Corps Base Quantico through activity stations at the Salute to Play 60 Combine, and read to students as they were prompted to select books delivered by the Redskins to add to their personal libraries at Savoy Elementary in Washington, D.C.

Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL -- 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 0 1
2017 WAS 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2016 WAS 4 0 -- 0 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 1
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 PHI L 17-30 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2 @LA W 27-20 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
3 OAK W 27-10 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Recent Videos

  • Anthony Lanier: "It Feels Like A Real Loss"

    Posted Aug 10, 2017

    Redskins defensive lineman spoke following the 23-3 preseason opener loss against the Baltimore Ravens.

  • Training Camp One-On-One: Anthony Lanier

    Posted Jul 30, 2017

    Washington Redskins defensive lineman Anthony Lanier talks about the competition on the d-line, what he learned after last year, and how his body has transformed throughout the offseason.

  • Redskins In :60 - Defense Excites Anthony Lanier

    Posted May 10, 2017

    Redskins defensive lineman Anthony Lanier II heads into Year Two with the team with a ton of excitement, primarily because of what he believes the defense is capable of doing this coming season.

  • Anthony Lanier: "My Goal Is To Harass The QB"

    Posted May 10, 2017

    Washington Redskins Defensive Lineman Anthony Lanier joins Redskins Nation host Larry Michael to talk about his path to the NFL, what he's been working on throughout the offseason, and his goals for the season.

  • CSN: Lanier On His Offseason

    Posted May 3, 2017

    Redskins Defensive Linemen Anthony Lanier has added muscle and is looking forward to big season.