Anthony
Covington
#37 Defensive Back
Anthony
Covington
#37 Defensive Back
Height 5'11
Weight 180 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1995-03-07 (23)
Born Charlotte, NC
School UNC Charlotte
INT / NAT INT
Defensive Tackles 2
Special Teams Tackles 0
Interceptions 0
Sacks 0

CFL: 1

Argos: 1

Acquired: Signed as a free agent by the Toronto Argonauts on May 18, 2018.

 

College:

Played 29 games in three seasons at UNC Charlotte (2015-17) after transferring from Appalachian State…Totalled 85 tackles, two tackles for a loss, two interceptions, one forced fumble, and 17 pass breakups…Also returned kicks for the 49ers, taking back 31 kicks for 691 yards…Ranks second in school history for pass-breakups (17) and second in single-season kick return yardage (545, 2015)…Enrolled at Appalachian State in 2013 and played in all 12 games as a true freshman, recording six tackles.

 

Personal:

Anthony was born on March 7, 1995, in Charlotte, North Carolina. He played high school ball at Mallard Creek where he was named an I-Meck 4A all-conference honouree as a senior. He helped lead the school to a 25-3 combined record in his final two years at Mallard Creek, losing to the eventual 4AA state champion in the playoffs both years. Anthony majored in criminal justice at UNC Charlotte and was named to the Athletic Director’s List in Fall 2016. He enjoys working with kids and participating in community service projects.


 

Seasons

Defence

YEAR TEAM GP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
2018
TOR 3 2 0 0 0 0 0
Total
3 2 0 0 0 0 0

Game Log

Defence

DATE WEEK OPP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
10-06
17 BC 0 0 0 0 0 0
10-12
18 HAM 0 0 0 0 0 0
10-28
20 MTL 2 0 0 0 0 0
Total
2 0 0 0 0 0