A. J. Francis

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A. J. Francis
No. 96     Miami Dolphins
Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-05-07) May 7, 1990 (age 24)
Place of birth: Washington, D.C.
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) Weight: 330 lb (150 kg)
Career information
High school: Gonzaga College (D.C.) High School
College: Maryland
Undrafted in 2013
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Injured reserve
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Tackles --
Sacks --
Forced fumbles --
Stats at NFL.com

Anthony Joseph Francis (born May 7, 1990 in Washington, D.C.) is an American football defensive tackle for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL). He was originally signed by the Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 2013. Francis played college football at Maryland.

Francis has also been a member of the New England Patriots.

Professional career[edit]

Miami Dolphins[edit]

After going unselected in the 2013 NFL Draft, Francis signed with the Miami Dolphins on April 30, 2013.[1]

New England Patriots[edit]

The New England Patriots claimed Francis off waivers on September 1, 2013.[2] He was released on September 7, only to be signed to the team's practice squad three days later.[3]

Second stint with Dolphins[edit]

On November 27, 2013, Francis was signed off the Patriots' practice squad.[4]

Francis was put on injured reserve on August 27, 2014.[5]


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