December 27, 1941|
|Died||September 17, 2011
|AFL Miami Dolphins
AFL Boston Patriots
John Whitfield "Whit" Canale (December 27, 1941 - September 27, 2011) was an American collegiate and Professional Football player who played defensive lineman for two seasons in the American Football League (AFL), for the Miami Dolphins and the Boston Patriots.
He died on September 27, 2011 in Memphis, Tennessee. He was one of six brothers who played college football at Mississippi State or at the University of Tennessee. His brother Justin Canale, was also a former professional football player.