Anthony Parker (Canadian football)

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Anthony Parker
No. 86     Calgary Stampeders
Date of birth: (1989-11-21) November 21, 1989 (age 24)
Place of birth: Vancouver, British Columbia
Career information
Status: Active
CFL status: National
Position(s): WR
Height: 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight: 215 lb (98 kg)
University: Calgary
High school: Foothills Composite High School
CFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 1 / Pick: 3
Drafted by: Calgary Stampeders
Organizations
As player:
2011-present Calgary Stampeders
Career stats
Playing stats at CFL.ca

Anthony Lawrence Parker (born November 21, 1989 in Vancouver, British Columbia)[1] is a professional Canadian football wide receiver for the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League. In the Canadian Football League’s Amateur Scouting Bureau final rankings, he was ranked as the second best player for players eligible in the 2011 CFL Draft, and first by players in the CIS.[2] On December 17, 2010, it was announced that Parker was one of two CIS players to be named to the East–West Shrine Game.[3]

Professional career[edit]

Calgary Stampeders[edit]

Parker was drafted 3rd overall in the first round of the 2011 CFL Draft by the Calgary Stampeders after Calgary traded up to be in a position to draft him. He was later signed to a contract with the Stampeders on May 20, 2011.[4]

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