Anthony Parker (Canadian football)

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Anthony Parker
No. 86     Calgary Stampeders
Date of birth (1989-11-21) November 21, 1989 (age 27)
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
Career history
As player
2011–present Calgary Stampeders
Career highlights and awards
Career stats

Anthony Lawrence Parker (born November 21, 1989)[1] is a professional Canadian football wide receiver for the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League (CFL). In the CFL’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]

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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