Antonio Banks (American football)

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Antonio Banks
No. 30
Position: Cornerback
Personal information
Born: (1973-03-12) March 12, 1973 (age 45)
Ivor, Virginia
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight: 204 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school: Newport News (VA) Warwick
College: Virginia Tech
NFL Draft: 1997 / Round: 4 / Pick: 113
Career history
As player:
As coach:
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 24
Tackles: 18
Fumble recoveries: 1
Player stats at

Antonio Dontral Banks (born March 12, 1973 in Ivor, Virginia) is an American football coach and former cornerback in the National Football League for the Minnesota Vikings. Banks is currently the Defensive Back coach for IMG Academy.

Playing career[edit]

Banks played college football at Virginia Tech where he was a letterman for all four years between 1993-1997 and was MVP of the 1993 Independence Bowl. He was drafted in the fourth round of the 1997 NFL Draft 113th overall by the Minnesota Vikings where he played for four seasons. Banks also had several stints with multiple teams in NFL Europe and the Canadian Football League in his professional career.[1]

Coaching career[edit]

In 2006, Banks was the head coach of the Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands based Alphen Eagles of the European Football League. Later, he was hired as head coach of the Cairo Bears of the Egyptian Federation of American football in 2016.[2] He joined IMG Academy in 2017 as the Defensive Back coach for their high school football program.[3]

  1. ^ "Antonio Banks Career Stats". Just Sports Stats. Retrieved September 8, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Antonio Banks American Football Coach Profile". Europlayers. Retrieved September 7, 2017. 
  3. ^ "Antonio Banks Coach Profile". IMG Academy. Retrieved September 7, 2017.