Monsanto Pope

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Monsanto Pope
No. 75
Position: Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1978-01-27) January 27, 1978 (age 39)
Place of birth: Norfolk, Virginia
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 300 lb (136 kg)
Career information
High school: Hopewell High School
College: Virginia
NFL Draft: 2002 / Round: 7 / Pick: 231
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 48
Games started: 21
Tackles: 49
Sacks: 6.0
Player stats at
Player stats at PFR

Monsanto Leshawn Pope (born January 27, 1978) is a former American football defensive tackle in the National Football League. He was selected by the Denver Broncos in the seventh round (231st overall pick) in the 2002 NFL Draft out of the University of Virginia. He played four seasons for the Broncos (2002–2005) before signing as a free agent with the New York Jets in 2006. He left the team at the beginning of training camp.[1]


  1. ^ Craig Thomas (July 31, 2006). "Monsanto Pope quits team". Retrieved 2010-02-04.