COSTANZO: Oh yeah, for sure, especially some dudes on our defense. , In his first career game, he recorded his first career interception against Tom Brady. On the field he calls himself ‘Wolverine.’ At home he’s a Christian man, very mild mannered, low tone. WHITNER: High school. Donte Whitner has not been previously engaged. Donte Demetrius Whitner is an American football strong safety for the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League (NFL). In the game, he had eight combined tackles as the 49ers fell to the Baltimore Ravens by a score of 34–31. Donte Whitner was born in Cleveland on Wednesday, July 24, 1985 (Millennials Generation). He spent three months in a full body cast but recovered.. At the end of the 2012 season, Whitner and the 49ers appeared in Super Bowl XLVII. GC: Do defensive players around the league have two different personalities?  With his release, the Cleveland Browns cleared $3.95 million of cap space. He agreed to a three-year, $11.75 million deal with $4 million guaranteed. Your wife or your spouse is going to be intimidated of you and they’re not really going to like the person that you are. The Cleveland Browns sent Baker Mayfield to the bench during a blowout against the Pittsburgh Steelers, and the hot takes were aplenty after the loss.. Former Pro Bowl safety Donte Whitner — … He finished 2006 with 104 total tackles and one interception for 10 yards. Whitner was born in Cleveland, Ohio. Posted By Grant Cohn on November 3, 2011. Like Dashon (Goldson) – you see him in the locker room dancing, smiling, and then when he gets on the field he’s a stone cold killer. A(z) Yahoo a Verizon Media része. But on the football field he’s a completely different person. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. Your email address will not be published. The hit forced a fumble recovered by the 49ers and took Thomas out for the rest of the game. Required fields are marked *. WHITNER: The smell of the grass. So, I would say you do have to have two personalities.  He was placed on injured reserve on December 28 due to a quad injury. Same thing goes with Brian Dawkins. Whitner was the second safety drafted in 2006 and was selected one pick behind Texas safety Michael Huff. In 2009, Whitner recorded his first career touchdown on a 76-yard interception return from Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Byron Leftwich in Week 2. He attended Ohio State, not finishing his degree, and then enrolling at San Jose State University. The Buffalo Bills selected Whitner in the first round (eighth overall) of the 2006 NFL Draft. You have to be able to transform into two different people, on and off the field. The oncoming car suffered significant body damage. Contribute. Az Adatvédelmi irányelvek közt és a Cookie-szabályzatban olvashat bővebben arról, hogyan használjuk fel adatait. Donte as well.  After two games with the team, he became the starter at strong safety. Whitner has also played for the San Francisco 49ers, Cleveland Browns, and Washington Redskins. Ha engedélyezi a Verizon Media és partnerei részére, hogy feldolgozzák az Ön személyes adatait, válassza a(z) Elfogadom lehetőséget, ha pedig további tájékoztatást szeretne, vagy kezelné adatvédelmi lehetőségeit, akkor válassza a(z) Beállítások kezelése lehetőséget. On August 4, 2011, Whitner signed with the San Francisco 49ers. Mi és partnereink cookie-k és hasonló technológiák használatával tárolunk és/vagy érünk el adatokat az Ön eszközén annak érdekében, hogy személyre szabott hirdetéseket és tartalmakat jelenítsünk meg Önnek, mérjük a hirdetések és a tartalmak hatékonyságát, és információkat szerezzünk a célközönségre vonatkozóan, valamint a termékfejlesztéshez. Your kids are going to pick up on your aggressive nature. During the same interview, Whitner indicated that he would pursue his name change during the offseason. Whitner missed the beginning of training camp due to a contract holdout. GC: Do you have two different personalities? Your email address will not be published. He had up to 30 fractures in his legs from the impact and was told that he might not be able to walk again. After previously announcing on Twitter that he would be going to the Cincinnati Bengals, he changed his mind and signed with San Francisco. He grew up in Cleveland with older brother and Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Lindsey Witten. , In 2013, in a game against the St. Louis Rams, Whitner was fined for a hit on receiver Chris Givens. , When Whitner was six years old he was hit by an oncoming car after chasing a loose football down the street. Deontay Leshun Wilder (/ ˈ w aɪ l d ɜːr /; born October 22, 1985) is an American professional boxer.He held the WBC heavyweight title from 2015 to February 2020, and in doing so became the first American world heavyweight champion in nine years, which was the longest period of time in boxing history without an American heavyweight champion. He is 35 years old and is a Leo. WHITNER: You have to. You go through the school day and you have a good day, but when you step on the football field you have somebody trying to attack you and you have to attack them.  In an appearance on NFL Network's "NFL Total Access" on November 27, 2013, Whitner indicated that his request was to be processed on November 19, but had to be withdrawn when he was unable to honor the judge's requirement that he appear in court. He … Your kids are going to pick up on your aggressive nature. I’ve never seen a guy out there on the football field being mild mannered and really play with an aggressive style, with an attitude. If you take your aggressive personality home to your wife and your kids there’s going to be some trouble in the household. GC: What’s your trigger to change personalities? So, I think a lot of guys can turn it on and off, but really they’re just ballers. Fangio: “We’re a lunch-pail-and-bucket type defense, and we’ve got to do our job the right way all the time.”. After his performance in his first year as a 49er, he was named to the USA Today All Joe Team During the 2011 playoffs, Whitner became famous for making vicious hits like against New Orleans Saints running back Pierre Thomas as he was driving for a touchdown. He played college football at Ohio State, and was drafted by the Buffalo Bills eighth overall in the 2006 NFL Draft. Help us build our profile of Donte Whitner!Login to add information, pictures and relationships, join in discussions and get credit for your contributions. Donte Demetrius Whitner Sr. (born July 24, 1985) is a former professional American football strong safety. If you take your aggressive personality home to your wife and your kids there’s going to be some trouble in the household. SANTA CLARA – Donte Whitner talks slow and low like he’s your grandfather. His most productive game to date was in Week 12 of the 2010 season, where he recorded 18 total tackles against the Pittsburgh Steelers.. You see Donte – he’s a little dude but he just brings it when he’s on that field on Sunday. Információ az eszközéről és internetkapcsolatáról, beleértve az IP-címét, Böngészési és keresési tevékenysége a Verizon Media webhelyeinek és alkalmazásainak használata közben. He is the older brother of former Connecticut Huskies defensive end Lindsey Witten.