Wynton
McManis
#48 Linebacker
Wynton
McManis
#48 Linebacker
Height 6'1
Weight 225 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1994-09-20 (29)
Born Memphis, TN
School Memphis
Status AMER
Defensive Tackles 79
Special Teams Tackles 1
Interceptions 4
Sacks 4

CFL: 6

Argos: 3

Acquired: Signed as a free agent February 7, 2022.

2023: Played 16 games with Toronto Argonauts. Recorded 79 defensive tackles, 1 special teams tackle, 5 tackles for loss, 4 sacks, 4 interceptions, and 1 fumble recovery. Returned 2 interceptions for touchdowns: 58 yards against Hamilton’s Taylor Powell September 23, and 83 yards against Edmonton’s Tre Ford October 6. Named East All-Star. Named CFL All-Star. Playoffs: Recorded 5 tackles in Eastern Final loss to Montreal.

2022: Released by Miami Dolphins January 17…Signed with Toronto February 7. Played 14 games. Recorded career high 88 defensive tackles, 7 special teams tackles, a career-high 3 sacks, 2 interceptions, and a forced fumble. Returned his first CFL interception for a 50-yard, game-winning touchdown against Saskatchewan’s Cody Fajardo in the Touchdown Atlantic game July 16 at Wolfville, N.S. Named an East Division All-Star for the first time. Named a CFL All-Star for the first time. Voted team’s Most Outstanding Defensive Player. Playoffs: Recorded 1 tackle before leaving game with injury in East Final win over Montreal. 109th Grey Cup: Did not play due to injury.

2021: Played 1 game for New Orleans Saints. Recorded no stats. Released October 12…Signed with Miami Dolphins November 24.

2020: Released by Calgary Stampeders August 25…Signed with New Orleans Saints August 29.

2019: Played 15 games with Calgary. Recorded 86 tackles, 9 special teams tackles, 2 sacks, and a forced fumble. Had an 11-tackle game against Winnipeg October 19. Playoffs: Had 8 tackles in Western Final loss against Winnipeg.

2018: Played 16 games with Calgary. Recorded 16 tackles, 25 special teams tackles, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery. Led CFL in special teams tackles. Had 5 special teams tackles September 28 against Toronto. Playoffs: Had a special teams tackle in West Final win against Winnipeg. 106th Grey Cup: Had 2 special teams tackles in 27-16 win over Ottawa.

2017: Waived by San Francisco May 2…Signed with Calgary June 18. Played 12 games. Recorded 2 tackles, 7 special teams tackles, and 2 sacks. Made CFL debut July 7 at Winnipeg. Recorded first 2 sacks in his CFL debut, both against Matt Nichols. Playoffs: Did not play in Western Final win over Edmonton. 105th Grey Cup: Did not play in 27-24 loss to Toronto at Ottawa.

2016: Signed with San Francisco 49ers as an undrafted free agent May 12. Played 2 games. Recorded no stats. Made NFL debut December 24 at Los Angeles Rams.

College: Attended the University of Memphis (2012-15). Played 47 games. Recorded 110 tackles, 9 tackles for loss, 3 sacks, an interception, 2 forced fumbles and 3 fumbles recovered. Had 62 tackles 5 tackles for loss and 3 sacks in his senior year.

Personal: Attended Olive Branch High School. Played quarterback and linebacker. Won state 6A championship in his senior year as team went 17-0. Had 13 tackles in state championship game. Named First Team All-Region and Second Team All-State. Selected to Sports Illustrated All-America team. Also played basketball and ran track.

Seasons

Defence

YEAR TEAM GP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
2017
CGY 12 2 7 2 0 0 0
2018
CGY 17 16 25 0 0 0 1
2019
CGY 16 86 9 2 0 0 1
2022
TOR 14 88 7 3 2 0 1
2023
TOR 16 79 1 4 4 2 0
Total
75 271 49 11 6 2 3

Game Log

Defence

DATE WEEK OPP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
06-18
2 HAM 4 0 0 0 0 0
06-25
3 EDM 2 0 0 0 0 0
07-03
4 BC 2 0 0 0 0 0
07-14
6 MTL 9 0 0 1 0 0
07-21
7 HAM 6 0 0 0 0 0
07-29
8 SSK 8 1 1 0 0 0
08-04
9 CGY 7 0 0 0 0 0
08-13
10 OTT 8 0 0 0 0 0
08-25
12 CGY 4 0 0 0 0 0
09-04
13 HAM 7 0 0 0 0 0
09-09
14 MTL 3 0 0 0 0 0
09-15
15 MTL 4 0 2 0 0 0
09-23
16 HAM 6 0 0 2 1 0
10-06
18 EDM 3 0 0 1 1 0
10-14
19 OTT 2 0 1 0 0 0
10-21
20 SSK 4 0 0 0 0 0
Total
79 1 4 4 2 0