Chris White (linebacker)

For other people named Chris White, see Chris White (disambiguation).
Chris White
Free agent
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-01-15) January 15, 1989
Place of birth: Mobile, Alabama
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 238 lb (108 kg)
Career information
High school: Vancleave (MS)
College: Mississippi State
NFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 6 / Pick: 169
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Tackles: 35
Sacks: 0.0
Interceptions: 0
Player stats at

Christopher Andrew White (born January 15, 1989) is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the sixth round of the 2011 NFL Draft. White attended Vancleave (Miss.) High School. He played college football at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College and Mississippi State.

On August 25, 2013, White was traded to the Lions in exchange for Thaddeus Lewis.[1] On September 1, 2013, he was claimed off waivers by the New England Patriots.

White was a member of the Patriots when they won Super Bowl XLIX over the Seattle Seahawks. On August 10, 2015, the Patriots released White.


  1. Pelissero, Tom (2013-08-25). "Bills sign QB Matt Leinart, trade for Thaddeus Lewis". USA Today. Retrieved 2013-08-25.

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