|Date of birth:||December 27, 1941|
|Place of birth:||Memphis, Tennessee|
|Date of death:||September 17, 2011 69)(aged|
|Place of death:||Memphis, Tennessee|
|Player stats at PFR|
John Whitfield "Whit" Canale (December 27, 1941 – September 27, 2011) was an American collegiate and professional football player who played defensive lineman for two seasons in the American Football League (AFL), for the Miami Dolphins and the Boston Patriots.
He died on September 27, 2011, in Memphis, Tennessee. He was one of six brothers who played college football at Mississippi State or at the University of Tennessee. His brother Justin Canale was also a former professional football player.