- Dan Cody is also the name of a character in the novel The Great Gatsby.
|Date of birth:||December 1, 1983|
|Place of birth:||Ada, Oklahoma|
|Height:||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Weight:||255 lb (116 kg)|
|NFL draft:||2005 / Round: 2 / Pick: 53|
Daniel Price Cody (born December 1, 1983 in Ada, Oklahoma) is a former American football linebacker. He was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the second round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He played college football at Oklahoma.
Cody won the MVP in high school his freshman, sophomore, junior and senior year, although he attend two different high schools: Coalgate High School in Coalgate, Oklahoma freshman/sophomore years and Ada High School in Ada junior/senior years.
Cody played his college football at Oklahoma, eventually playing in 42 games and making 117 tackles and 25 sacks. He was a Sociology major.
On November 19, 2006 Cody played in his first NFL game.
Cody started the 2007 season on the Physically Unable to Perform list due to knee injuries and remained on the list the rest of the season.