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Kony
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#94 Defensive Lineman
Kony
Ealy
#94 Defensive Lineman
Height 6'4
Weight 275 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1991-12-21 (30)
Born New Madrid, MO
School Missouri
Status AMER
Defensive Tackles 4
Special Teams Tackles 0
Interceptions 0
Sacks 1

CFL: 2

Argos: 2

Acquired: Signed as a free agent February 22, 2021.

2021: Signed with Toronto Argonauts February 22. Played 4 games. Finished season with 4 tackles and a sack. Made CFL debut August 7 in Calgary. Recorded first CFL sack November 16 in Toronto against Edmonton’s Taylor Cornelius. Playoffs: Had 3 tackles and 2 sacks in Eastern Final loss to Hamilton.

2020: Played 5 games for Houston Roughnecks (XFL). Had 9 tackles and a half sack before the league ceased operations.

2018: Signed with Dallas Cowboys April 10, released September 1…Signed with Oakland Raiders November 5. Played 3 games. Recorded 2 tackles.

2017: Traded by Carolina Panthers to New England Patriots March 10 along with a third-round pick (#72) in exchange for a second-round pick (#64). Waived by New England August 26…Signed with New York Jets August 27. Played 15 games. Recorded 14 tackles, 1 sack and an interception.

2016: Played 16 games with Carolina. Recorded 32 tackles, 5 tackles for loss, 5 sacks, an interception and two forced fumbles.

2015: Played 16 games with Carolina. Recorded 32 tackles, 5 tackles for loss, 5 sacks, 3 forced fumbles, and recovered 2 fumbles. Playoffs: Had 3 tackles in win over Arizona in NFC Championship Game. Super Bowl 50: Had 4 tackles, 3 sacks, a forced fumble, a fumble recovery and an interception in a 24-10 loss to Denver. The interception of Payton Manning was his first in the NFL.

2014: Selected by the Carolina Panthers in the second round, 60th overall, in the NFL Draft. Played 15 games. Recorded 12 tackles, 3 tackles for loss, 4 sacks and a forced fumble. Made his NFL debut September 21 against Pittsburgh. His first NFL sack was against Russell Wilson on October 26 against Seattle.  Playoffs: Had 1 tackle in NFC Wild Card win against Arizona. Had 3 tackles in NFC Divisional Playoff loss at Seattle.

College: Attended the University Missouri (2010-13). Played 39 games. Redshirted as a freshman. Recorded career 96 tackles, 13.5 sacks, 28 tackles for loss, and forced 6 fumbles. Scored a touchdown against Indiana on a 49-yard interception return. Voted All-SEC in his junior year. Entered the NFL draft after his junior season.

Personal: Attended New Madrid High School. Played football, basketball and was on the track and field team. Played both ways in football. As a senior he amassed 104 tackles, 31 tackles for loss, 12.5 sacks and blocked 4 kicks. Caught 22 passes for 501 yards and 3 TDs in his junior year. Was All-State in both football and basketball as a senior.

Seasons

Defence

YEAR TEAM GP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
2021
TOR 4 4 0 1 0 0 0
Total
4 4 0 1 0 0 0

Game Log

Defence

DATE WEEK OPP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
08-07
1 CGY 2 0 0 0 0 0
08-13
2 WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-16
16 EDM 2 0 1 0 0 0
10-11
10 HAM 0 0 0 0 0 0
12-05
18 HAM 3 0 2 0 0 0
Total
7 0 3 0 0 0