American Football Player

AJ, is a Professional NFL Player with the Washington Redskins who is not only gifted in sports but as amazing chops as a Professional actor and host and is eager o get after it his other career.

Anthony Joseph Francis (born May 7, 1990) is an American football nose tackle who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Miami Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 2013. Francis played college football at Maryland. Francis has been a member of the New England Patriots, Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Washington Redskins, and New York Giants.

Professional Career

Miami Dolphins

After going un-drafted in the 2013 NFL Draft, Francis signed with the Miami Dolphins on April 30, 2013.

New England Patriots

The New England Patriots claimed Francis off waivers on September 1, 2013. He was released on September 7, only to be signed to the team's practice squad three days later. Francis remained on the practice squad until being re-signed by the Dolphins in November.

Miami Dolphins (second stint)

On November 27, 2013, Francis was signed off the Patriots' practice squad.

Francis was put on injured reserve on August 27, 2014. On November 14, 2015, he was waived by the Dolphins.

Seattle Seahawks

On November 16, 2015, Francis was acquired off waivers by the Seattle Seahawks.[6] On November 24, he was released by the team, but signed to the practice squad two days later. On November 30, 2015, he chose to be promoted to the active roster in Seattle over resigning with the Dolphins to their active roster. On March 8, 2016, Francis signed his one-year exclusive-rights tender deal to return to Seattle.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

On May 17, 2016 Francis signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He was waived by the Buccaneers on September 3, 2016.

Washington Redskins

On October 12, 2016 Francis signed with the Washington Redskins. He was promoted to the active roster on November 29, 2016. He was waived on December 10, 2016, and was re-signed back to the practice squad. Francis signed a futures contract with the Redskins on January 2, 2017.

On September 2, 2017, Francis was waived by the Redskins. He was re-signed to their practice squad on October 18, 2017, and was promoted to the active roster the next day. He was waived on October 25, 2017. He was re-signed on November 21, 2017.

New York Giants

On May 2, 2018, Francis signed with the New York Giants. He was released on September 1, 2018 and not signed by any other teams in the 2018-2019 season.

Acting Career

Coach Marc

Reel of multiple scenes from Distinguished Gentlemen, playing the role of Coach/Teacher Marc Duzzgan

Entertainment Career

Show idea called Hard Drive

A fun ride with one of my best friends and former University of Maryland cheerleader, William "Rock" Evans on Mother's Day on our way to our favorite Miami restaurant, Big Pink. Yes, he is gay. Yes, football players are allowed to have gay friends. Yes, he is hilarious. Yes, this is worth your time.

120 Sports Panel Work

Joined the 120 Sports Football Focus panel to take part in their "Hurry Up" segment followed by "Start, Sit, Cut"

Sports Talk Show at CSN DC

Travis Thomas and myself run down the top 5 sports stories of the day.

Live Interview Hosting On-Air

Live on 120 Sports, my former teammate and current Denver Broncos starting offensive lineman Max Garcia joined us for an in-depth interview like nothing you have ever seen on a sports show before

Live On-Air Sports Panel work

Joined the 120 Sports Football Focus panel to take part in their "Hurry Up" segment followed by "Start, Sit, Cut"


Acting Coach Mark

Show idea called Hard Drive

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