Tony Dye

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Tony Dye
No. --     Free Agent
Free Safety
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-02-11) February 11, 1990 (age 24)
Place of birth: San Jose, California
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) Weight: 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
College: UCLA
Undrafted in 2012
Debuted in 2013 for the Cincinnati Bengals
Career history
Career NFL statistics as of Week 13, 2013
Tackles 1
Interceptions 0
Sacks 0
Forced Fumbles 0
Stats at NFL.com

Anthony Scott Dye[1] (born February 11, 1990) is an American football free safety who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent in 2012. He played college football at UCLA.

Early years[edit]

He attended Santiago High School in Corona, California. He was a PrepStar Dream Team selection in high school.[1] He was selected to the SuperPrep All-American team.[1] He was selected and participated in the Under Armour All-America Game.[1] He was ranked the 9th nationally prospect at cornerback by scout.com, sick.[1] He was selected to the All-State second team by Cal-Hi Sports.[1]

College career[edit]

He played college football at UCLA where he wore the number 6. He was named co-winner of UCLA's Henry R. "Red" Sanders Award for Most Valuable Player in his junior season.[1] He was named as an Pac-10 honorable mention in his junior season.[1] He was in the Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity at UCLA.

Professional career[edit]

Cincinnati Bengals[edit]

On May 2, 2012, he signed with the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent.[2] On August 31, 2012, He was placed on Injured Reserve due to ankle injury in which causing him to miss the entire 2012 NFL season.[3] On August 31, 2013, He was released. On September 24, 2013, He signed with team to join the practice squad.[4] On November 16, 2013, He was promoted to the active roster.[5] On December 12, 2013, the Bengals waived Dye.[6]

Oakland Raiders[edit]

He was signed by the Oakland Raiders as a reserve/future free agent on January 14, 2014.[7] He was waived on May 14.

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