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Quinton Ganther (born July 15, 1984) is a former American football running back. He was drafted by the Tennessee Titans in the seventh round of the 2006 NFL Draft. He played college football at Utah and at Citrus College.

Quinton Ganther
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At a game in Denver in September, 2010.
No. 35, 25, 32
Position:Running back
Personal information
Born: (1984-07-15) July 15, 1984 (age 35)
Oakland, California
Height:5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight:214 lb (97 kg)
Career information
High school:Fairfield High School
(Fairfield, California)
NFL Draft:2006 / Round: 7 / Pick: 246
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Rushing attempts:80
Rushing yards:280
Rushing touchdowns:3
Receiving yards:151
Receiving touchdowns:0
Player stats at

Ganther has also played for the Washington Redskins, Seattle Seahawks and Buffalo Bills.

Early yearsEdit

College careerEdit

At Utah, Ganther ran 1,120 yards in his senior year with a 5.5 yard per carry average. He added 314 yards in the air, and had 8 total touchdowns.

Professional careerEdit

Tennessee TitansEdit

Ganther was selected in the seventh round of the 2006 NFL Draft by the Tennessee Titans at pick number 246 overall. He appeared in two games of the Titans in the 2006 NFL season, recording a tackle assist, and spent time on the practice squad.

Washington RedskinsEdit

On October 20, 2009, Ganther signed with the Washington Redskins. Ganther was released on November 6. On November 11, only five days after being released, Ganther re-signed with the Redskins. Ganther had his first NFL career start with the Washington Redskins against the Oakland Raiders on December 13, 2009, scoring two touchdowns, helping the Redskins to win.

Seattle SeahawksEdit

Ganther signed with the Seattle Seahawks on March 17, 2010. He was waived on September 28. Ganther was re-signed by the Seahawks on October 26, 2010, but was released again on November 1.

Buffalo BillsEdit

Ganther signed with the Buffalo Bills on November 8, 2010.

Coaching careerEdit

Ganther joined the Weber State coaching staff in December 2013 with head coach Jay Hill as the running backs coach.

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