Zach Minter

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Zach Minter
No. 91 Calgary Stampeders
Position: Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-11-06) November 6, 1990 (age 25)
Place of birth: Glendale, Arizona
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 307 lb (139 kg)
Career information
College: Montana State
Undrafted: 2013
Career history
Roster status: Active
CFL status: International
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 2
Player stats at

Zach Minter (born November 6, 1990) is an American football defensive tackle for the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League. He was signed by the Chicago Bears as an undrafted free agent in 2013. He went to Cactus High School, and he later on played college football at Montana State University. He was also a member of the Dallas Cowboys.

Early years[edit]

He went to Cactus high school. He attended Montana State University. He was selected to the All-West Valley Region, and first team All-State team. He also was selected to the West Valley Defensive Player of the Year.

Professional career[edit]

Chicago Bears[edit]

On April 27, 2013, he signed with the Chicago Bears as an undrafted free agent.[1] Minter made his NFL debut in week six against the New York Giants.[2] On November 5, Minter was waived.[3]

Cincinnati Bengals[edit]

Minter signed a reserve/future contract with the Cincinnati Bengals on January 6, 2014.[4] He was waived on August 8.[5]

Dallas Cowboys[edit]

Minter signed with the Dallas Cowboys on August 14, 2014.[6]

BC Lions[edit]

On March 2, 2015 Minter signed with the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League.[7]

Calgary Stampeders[edit]

In July 2016, Minter signed with the Calgary Stampeders. [8]


  1. ^ "Montana State DT Zach Minter signs free agent contract with Bears". Retrieved April 27, 2013. 
  2. ^ Mayer, Larry (October 10, 2013). "Marshall lifts Bears over Giants with two TD receptions". Chicago Bears. Retrieved October 11, 2013. 
  3. ^ Associated Press (November 5, 2013). "Bears waive DT Minter". WAGA-TV. Retrieved November 6, 2013. 
  4. ^ Bengals sign six practice squad players to Reserve/Future contracts
  5. ^ Bengals place three players on waviers
  6. ^ Moore, David. "Cowboys sign DT Zach Minter as Ben Gardner flies to Chicago for surgery". Cowboys Blog. Retrieved 14 August 2014. 
  7. ^ "Lions release Logan, Taylor and add a pair linemen". TSN. Staff. 
  8. ^ "Stamps sign international DL". Twitter. Twitter. Retrieved July 11, 2016. 

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