Monsanto Pope
No. 75     
Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1978-01-27) January 27, 1978 (age 42)
Place of birth: Norfolk, Virginia
Career information
College: Virginia
NFL Draft: 2002 / Round: 7 / Pick: 231
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Denver Broncos (2002–2005)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Games played     48
Games started     21
Tackles     49
Sacks     6.0
Stats at
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Monsanto Leshawn Pope (born January 27, 1978) is a former American football defensive tackle in the National Football League. He was selected by the Denver Broncos in the seventh round (231st overall pick) in the 2002 NFL Draft out of the University of Virginia. He played four seasons for the Broncos (2002–2005) before signing as a free agent with the New York Jets in 2006. He left the team at the beginning of training camp.[1]


  1. Craig Thomas (July 31, 2006). "Monsanto Pope quits team". Archived from the original on March 10, 2007. Retrieved 2010-02-04.

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