Anthony Gaitor

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Anthony Gaitor
No. 26     Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-10-09) October 9, 1988 (age 25)
Place of birth: Miami, Florida
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) Weight: 182 lb (83 kg)
Career information
High school: Miami (FL) Northwestern
College: Florida International
NFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 7 / Pick: 222
Debuted in 2011 for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Tackles 12
Sacks 0.0
Interceptions 0
Stats at

Anthony Gaitor (born October 9, 1988) is an American football cornerback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Buccaneers in the seventh round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at Florida International.

High School[edit]

A native of Miami, Gaitor attended Miami Northwestern High School, where he was part of an immensely talented squad that also included future NFL players Lavonte David, Marcus Forston, Jacory Harris, Tommy Streeter, Sean Spence, and Brandon Washington. Regarded as only a two-star recruit by, Gaitor was not listed among the top cornerbacks of his class.[1]

College Career[edit]

Gaitor attended Florida International University from 2007 to 2010. In his career, he accumulated 197 total tackles, including 19 for loss, four sacks, 11 interceptions (three which he returned for TDs), and 35 passes defended.[2]

Professional career[edit]

Tampa Bay Buccaneers[edit]

Gaitor was selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the seventh round, 222nd overall, of the 2011 NFL Draft.[3][4]

On August 26, 2013, he was placed on injured-reserve, thus ending his 2013 season.[5]


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