Dennis Haley

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Dennis Haley
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Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1982-02-18) February 18, 1982 (age 35)
Place of birth: Roanoke, Virginia
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 247 lb (112 kg)
Career information
College: Virginia
Undrafted: 2005
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
  • Returning a 75-yard punt from former Christiansburg High School star Punter Nathan Johnson
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at

Dennis Haley (born February 18, 1982, in Roanoke, Virginia) is a former gridiron football linebacker. He most recently played for the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League. He was originally signed by the New York Jets of the National Football League as an undrafted free agent in 2005. He played college football at Virginia.

Haley has also played for the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers.

On March 15, 2010, Haley was acquired by the BC Lions from the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in exchange for DB Jerome Dennis. He was later released before the start of the 2010 CFL season.

Early years[edit]

Haley was a standout player at Salem High School. He joined the varsity team at running back during his freshman season. Haley rushed for 3,762 yards and 63 touchdowns during his 4-year career. He also started at linebacker during his senior season. Haley helped lead Salem to three state championships (1996, 1998, 1999) and an overall record of 48-6. He also played on Salem's state championship basketball team in 1999.

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