American Football Database
Anthony Henton
No. 96     
Personal information
Date of birth: (1963-07-27) July 27, 1963 (age 59)
Place of birth: Bessemer, Alabama
High School: Jess Lanier High School
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 218 lb (99 kg)
Career information
College: Troy State
NFL Draft: 1986 / Round: 9 / Pick: 234
Debuted in 1986 for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Last played in 1988 for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Career history
Roster status: retired
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 16, 1988
Games Played     32
Games Started     4
Fumbles Recovered     1
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Oscar Anthony Henton (born July 27, 1963) is a former American football player who played two seasons in the NFL with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Early life

Henton was born in Bessemer, Alabama where he later attended Jess Lanier High School.[1]

He matriculated at Troy State University.[1]

Football career

Henton was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the ninth round of the 1986 NFL Draft. He played two seasons for the Steelers at linebacker.[1]