John Cannady

John Hanley Cannady
Born: May 9, 1923
Charleston, SC USA
Deceased: September 28, 2002
Charleston, SC
Position: LB-C
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 227
College: Indiana
High School: Spartanburg (SC); Owensboro (KY)
Career: 1947-1954
Drafted: 1947 in Round 3, #22 overall by the New York Giants

John Cannady played from 1947 to 1954 during his career with the New York Giants. Cannady intercepted 14 passes for 203 yards in his career.

New York Giants
New York Giants

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1947NFL New York Giants11414.014 0
Totals11414.014 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1947NFL New York Giants100.00
1948NFL New York Giants26231.022 0
1949NFL New York Giants11515.015 0
1950NFL New York Giants22311.516 0
1951NFL New York Giants35217.329 0
1952NFL New York Giants221.00
1953NFL New York Giants13333.033 0
1954NFL New York Giants2168.014 0
Totals1420314.533 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1947NFL New York Giants0021400
1948NFL New York Giants0011500
1949NFL New York Giants002700
1950NFL New York Giants0011000
1951NFL New York Giants002300
1952NFL New York Giants011000
1953NFL New York Giants001000

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1947NFLNew York Giants116
1948NFLNew York Giants1212
1949NFLNew York Giants121
1950NFLNew York Giants110
1951NFLNew York Giants120
1952NFLNew York Giants120
1953NFLNew York Giants120
1954NFLNew York Giants100


1947 - Chicago Herald American All-NFL (1st Team)
1951 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)