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Cortland Finnegan BEST Highlights
Cortland Finnegan BEST Highlights
Published: 2016/04/10
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Andre Johnson fights Cortland Finnegan (HQ) BEST NFL FIGHT! BEST HQ
Andre Johnson fights Cortland Finnegan (HQ) BEST NFL FIGHT! BEST HQ
Published: 2011/01/27
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Cortland Finnegan amazing video 2017
Cortland Finnegan amazing video 2017
Published: 2013/12/12
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[HD] Cortland Finnegan and Andre Johnson Fight! Football Fight!
[HD] Cortland Finnegan and Andre Johnson Fight! Football Fight!
Published: 2013/11/26
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Andre Johnson vs Cortland Finnegan PostGame GameBall
Andre Johnson vs Cortland Finnegan PostGame GameBall
Published: 2010/11/28
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Cortland Finnegan Career Highlights
Cortland Finnegan Career Highlights
Published: 2015/09/19
Channel: Ty Patton
Josh Morgan throws ball at Cortland Finnegan- Rams v. Redskins - 9/16/2012
Josh Morgan throws ball at Cortland Finnegan- Rams v. Redskins - 9/16/2012
Published: 2012/09/17
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Cortland Finnegan- Life Changing moment [HD]
Cortland Finnegan- Life Changing moment [HD]
Published: 2013/02/24
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CORTLAND FINNEGAN LSX TWIN TURBO 1975 VERT DONK ROLLING OUT ON LOW BOOST!!
CORTLAND FINNEGAN LSX TWIN TURBO 1975 VERT DONK ROLLING OUT ON LOW BOOST!!
Published: 2017/08/18
Channel: Jmalcom2004
Cortland Finnegan Cheap Shot on Chris Kuper
Cortland Finnegan Cheap Shot on Chris Kuper
Published: 2010/10/05
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Rams Chris Long Gets "Smack-Cammed" by Cortland Finnegan
Rams Chris Long Gets "Smack-Cammed" by Cortland Finnegan
Published: 2013/08/01
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Cortland Finnegan Fights Andre Johnson 2010 PLUS CONFRENCE
Cortland Finnegan Fights Andre Johnson 2010 PLUS CONFRENCE
Published: 2010/11/29
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Cortland Finnegan:
Cortland Finnegan: 'Kam Chancellor Is The Spark Plug To The Defense'
Published: 2015/06/20
Channel: Seattle Seahawks (NFC West - NFL)
INSANE CORTLAND FINNEGAN INTERCEPTION FOR THE PANTHERS!!!
INSANE CORTLAND FINNEGAN INTERCEPTION FOR THE PANTHERS!!!
Published: 2016/01/17
Channel: Derpy Games
Cortland Finnegan yells F*CK!!!
Cortland Finnegan yells F*CK!!!
Published: 2014/11/09
Channel: DJ Mike
Cortland Finnegan picks off Russell Wilson in 2015 NFC Divisional Game
Cortland Finnegan picks off Russell Wilson in 2015 NFC Divisional Game
Published: 2016/01/18
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Cortland Finnegan at Samford Hall of Fame
Cortland Finnegan at Samford Hall of Fame
Published: 2017/05/06
Channel: AL.com
Cortland Finnegan looking to add value to Saints
Cortland Finnegan looking to add value to Saints
Published: 2016/08/14
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Cortland Finnegan Big Hit On Bucs WR Donteea Dye
Cortland Finnegan Big Hit On Bucs WR Donteea Dye
Published: 2016/01/05
Channel: xMurkNx
Andre Johnson mic
Andre Johnson mic'd up uncensored
Published: 2010/12/05
Channel: machineo
Andre Johnson vs Cortland Finnegan -WITH SOUND!!!-
Andre Johnson vs Cortland Finnegan -WITH SOUND!!!-
Published: 2011/10/23
Channel: TheWinningDrive
Samford Athletics Hall of Fame: Cortland Finnegan Induction Video
Samford Athletics Hall of Fame: Cortland Finnegan Induction Video
Published: 2017/05/07
Channel: Samford University Athletics
DONKMASTER VS CORTLAND FINNEGAN
DONKMASTER VS CORTLAND FINNEGAN'S TWIN TURBO 75 DONK - Stuntfest 2k17 Donk Shootout
Published: 2017/07/24
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cortland finnegan screams fuck
cortland finnegan screams fuck
Published: 2014/11/09
Channel: MrEggula
Cortland Finnegan at Milton High
Cortland Finnegan at Milton High
Published: 2012/03/10
Channel: PNJVideo
Under the Lights - Cortland Finnegan
Under the Lights - Cortland Finnegan
Published: 2012/09/15
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T.O. talking about Cortland Finnegan
T.O. talking about Cortland Finnegan
Published: 2009/11/17
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Ep 12 Cortland Finnegan Interview
Ep 12 Cortland Finnegan Interview
Published: 2017/03/11
Channel: Sarah Moore
Cortland Finnegan Interception
Cortland Finnegan Interception
Published: 2010/11/28
Channel: abco1899
Cortland Finnegan
Cortland Finnegan
Published: 2010/10/08
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NFL Fight - Andre Johnson vs. Cortland Finnegan
NFL Fight - Andre Johnson vs. Cortland Finnegan
Published: 2010/11/29
Channel: Insomniac Studios
Cortland Finnegan Models New Rams Uniform - 101ESPN
Cortland Finnegan Models New Rams Uniform - 101ESPN
Published: 2012/04/03
Channel: 101espn
Texans vs Titans - Andre Johnson and Cortland Finnegan Fight
Texans vs Titans - Andre Johnson and Cortland Finnegan Fight
Published: 2010/11/28
Channel: masq
Samford Athletics Hall of Fame: Cortland Finnegan Induction Speech
Samford Athletics Hall of Fame: Cortland Finnegan Induction Speech
Published: 2017/05/09
Channel: Samford University Athletics
Andre Johnson fighting Cortland Finnegan
Andre Johnson fighting Cortland Finnegan
Published: 2010/11/28
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Andre Johnson vs Cortland Finnegan
Andre Johnson vs Cortland Finnegan
Published: 2010/11/28
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Samford Athletics Hall of Fame--Cortland Finnegan
Samford Athletics Hall of Fame--Cortland Finnegan
Published: 2017/04/06
Channel: Samford University Athletics
Finnegan INT - Titans CB Cortland Finnegan intercepts a Chad Henne pass in the 2nd
Finnegan INT - Titans CB Cortland Finnegan intercepts a Chad Henne pass in the 2nd
Published: 2017/07/01
Channel: NFL Highlights History
Andre Johnson beats up Cortland Finnegan
Andre Johnson beats up Cortland Finnegan
Published: 2010/11/28
Channel: Da King
HD Andre Johnson and Cortland Finnegan Fight Texans vs  Titans
HD Andre Johnson and Cortland Finnegan Fight Texans vs Titans
Published: 2010/12/06
Channel: David Wells
Andre Johnson vs Cortland Finnegan full fight!!!
Andre Johnson vs Cortland Finnegan full fight!!!
Published: 2010/11/28
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Cortland Finnegan vs Andre Johnson FIGHT!
Cortland Finnegan vs Andre Johnson FIGHT!
Published: 2010/11/28
Channel: Jordan Fowler
Andre Johnson beats the "F" out of Cortland Finnegan fist fight
Andre Johnson beats the "F" out of Cortland Finnegan fist fight
Published: 2010/11/28
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Andre Johnson Kicks Cortland Finnegan
Andre Johnson Kicks Cortland Finnegan's Ass In Slow Motion
Published: 2010/11/29
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Andre Johnson vs. Cortland Finnegan fist FIGHT! Texans vs Titans 11-28-10
Andre Johnson vs. Cortland Finnegan fist FIGHT! Texans vs Titans 11-28-10
Published: 2010/11/29
Channel: minneap0lis
Andre Johnson vs. Cortland Finnegan Full Fight
Andre Johnson vs. Cortland Finnegan Full Fight
Published: 2011/12/11
Channel: NFLproduction
Snoop Dogg Shouting Out Cortland Finnegan (Tennesee Titans)
Snoop Dogg Shouting Out Cortland Finnegan (Tennesee Titans)
Published: 2010/11/24
Channel: westfesttv
MMA REMIX - Cortland Finnegan Vs Andre Johnson (NFL MEETS UFC)
MMA REMIX - Cortland Finnegan Vs Andre Johnson (NFL MEETS UFC)
Published: 2010/12/01
Channel: Limited Winter
Andre Johnson Beats Cortland Finnegan Chris Rock Response
Andre Johnson Beats Cortland Finnegan Chris Rock Response
Published: 2010/12/04
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NFL FIGHT: Andre Johnson and Cortland Finnegan Fight On The Field
NFL FIGHT: Andre Johnson and Cortland Finnegan Fight On The Field
Published: 2010/11/28
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Cortland Finnegan
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Finnegan at the 2009 Pro Bowl
Free agent
Position: Cornerback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1984-02-02) February 2, 1984 (age 33)
Place of birth: Fayetteville, North Carolina
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight: 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school: Milton (FL)
College: Samford
NFL Draft: 2006 / Round: 7 / Pick: 215
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 14, 2015
Total Tackles: 651
Sacks: 7.0
Pass Deflections: 87
Interceptions: 18
Forced fumbles: 5
Defensive touchdowns: 4
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Cortland Temujin Finnegan (born February 2, 1984) is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Samford, and was drafted by the Tennessee Titans in the seventh round of the 2006 NFL Draft. Finnegan also played for the St. Louis Rams, Miami Dolphins, Carolina Panthers and New Orleans Saints.

High school career[edit]

Finnegan attended Milton High School in Milton, Florida, where he starred as safety and tailback, earning second-team All-State as a senior in 2002. He caught 22 passes for 403 yards, and also averaged 3.4 yards per rush and scored 3 touchdowns rushing. On defense, he recorded 65 tackles.

College career[edit]

During his sophomore year, Finnegan was named first-team All-OVC, third-team All-OVC as returner, third-team All-American by Sports Network and earned Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Year honors, while starting every game. Finnegan totaled team and career-high 108 tackles, three tackles for loss, career-high three interceptions, eight passes defensed and two fumble recoveries, and he also returned 21 kickoffs for 577 yards (27.5 avg.) and one touchdown.

As a junior, Finnegan was named first-team All-OVC, while starting every game at free safety. He led his team with 86 tackles, two tackles for loss, three interceptions (tied career-high), two passes defensed and one fumble forced. Finnegan also returned 11 kickoffs for 286 yards (26.0 avg.).

During his senior year at Samford, Finnegan was named first-team All-American by NFL Draft Report, first-team All-American by American Football Coaches Association and first-team All-OVC for third consecutive year. He started every game at free safety and led team with 98 tackles for third consecutive season and added two tackles for loss, one interception, seven passes defensed, one fumble forced and one fumble recovery. Cortland Finnegan ranked first in OVC conference with 15.1 punt return average, while returning 14 punts for 212 yards and one touchdown. Ranked second in OVC conference with 25.1 kickoff return average on 15 returns for 376 yards.

Professional career[edit]

2006 NFL Draft[edit]

Playing at FCS school Samford, Finnegan was unnoticed and overlooked in the 2006 NFL Draft. He displayed good speed at Samford's Pro Day, but lacked ideal height and was deemed a shaky tackler.[1] Sports Illustrated projected him to go undrafted, but Finnegan was selected by the Tennessee Titans with the seventh pick of the seventh round (215th overall). He was the first Samford player drafted since Gary Fleming went 163rd overall to the Baltimore Colts in the 1969 NFL Draft.

Pre-draft measureables
Ht Wt 40-yard dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20 ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP Wonderlic
5–9⅝ 188 lb 4.32 4.54 6.95 34 in. 9'08" 7
( represents Samford Pro Day)

Tennessee Titans[edit]

Finnegan played in all 16 games with two starts (one October 15 at Washington as nickel back and again on November 19 at Philadelphia as left cornerback). Finnegan had 57 tackles, two sacks, three quarterback pressures, one tackle for a loss, seven passes defensed, one forced fumble, and he returned a fumble from David Garrard for a ninety-two-yard touchdown during the December 17 game against Jacksonville. He also tied for fourth on the team with 15 special teams tackles with one fumble recovery.

Finnegan was named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week for the first time for intercepting two David Garrard passes during his Week 1 performance of the 2008 season.[2]

Finnegan was a pleasant surprise for Tennessee in the 2006–07 season after starting at the beginning of the Titans' six-game win streak. He made plays left and right; most notably his 92-yard fumble return against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday, December 17. It was one of the three defensive touchdowns for the Titans in that game—a franchise record. In his NFL debut against the Jets he had a sack and forced fumble.

On December 16, 2008, the National Football League named Finnegan a 2009 Pro Bowl starter alongside Oakland Raiders corner Nnamdi Asomugha. It was Finnegan's first and only Pro Bowl selection.

In 2010, Finnegan became a member of School of the Legends (SOTL), an online community and partner of the NFLPA.[3] SOTL's headquarters are located in Nashville, Tennessee. He also became Titans' Community Man of the Year due to his fundraising efforts and the establishment of ARK 31, a non-profit charity for children with disabilities and special needs.[4][5]

On-field incidents[edit]

In September 2010, Finnegan was fined $5,000 for throwing New York Giants wide receiver Steve Smith to the ground by his helmet.[6] In October 2010, Finnegan was fined $10,000 for unnecessary roughness after hitting Denver Broncos guard Chris Kuper after Kuper's helmet was off. After this incident, the NFL warned Finnegan that similar infractions in the future would lead to increased discipline.[7] On November 28, 2010, Finnegan was involved in a helmet-throwing fist fight with Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson. Finnegan and Johnson were ejected, and each subsequently fined $25,000.[8]

St. Louis Rams[edit]

Finnegan signed a five-year, $50 million ($27 million guaranteed) deal with the St. Louis Rams on March 13, 2012.[9] Following his former coach, Jeff Fisher, from the Titans to the Rams.

In Week 1, in his first game with the St. Louis Rams, against the Detroit Lions, Finnegan intercepted a Matthew Stafford pass and returned it for a touchdown.

In Week 2, against the Washington Redskins, Finnegan was able to draw a penalty against Redskins receiver Josh Morgan in the closing seconds. The 15-yard penalty turned what would've been a game tying 47-yard field goal attempt into a 62-yard attempt. The attempt was no good and St. Louis recorded its first victory of the year.[10]

On October 26, Finnegan was fined $7,875 for grabbing Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson's facemask in Week 7.[11]

On March 5, 2014, it was announced Finnegan would be released from the St. Louis Rams at the beginning of the new league year.[12]

Miami Dolphins and initial retirement[edit]

On March 14, 2014, Finnegan signed with the Miami Dolphins. After totaling 44 tackles but no interceptions, he was released by the team on March 2, 2015.[13]

On March 11, 2015, Finnegan announced his retirement from the NFL.[14]

Carolina Panthers[edit]

Finnegan came out of retirement after less than a year, signing a one-year deal with the Carolina Panthers on November 30, 2015.[15] In five games Finnegan played in the regular season, he recorded 18 tackles. The Panthers defeated the Seahawks and Cardinals to reach Super Bowl 50, marking Finnegan's first championship appearance. In the Super Bowl, Finnegan recorded four tackles.[16] However, the Panthers fell to the Denver Broncos by a score of 24–10.[17]

New Orleans Saints[edit]

Finnegan signed with the New Orleans Saints on August 12, 2016, but was released by the team on September 6.[18]

Personal life[edit]

Finnegan is the youngest son of Linda Finnegan. He has an older sister Lyla, but their older sister Felicia died when she was 8 years old from congenital Down Syndrome, about a decade before Cortland was born.[4]

He is married to Lacey, and has a daughter named Lyla Kelsey Finnegan (born May 2011), with her first name named after Finnegan's sister, and her middle name named after Kelsey Towns, a high school volleyball player who Cortland and family befriended while she was battling synovial sarcoma.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2006 NFL Draft – Cortland Finnegan". SI.com. April 4, 2006. 
  2. ^ "Finnegan Named AFC Defensive Player of the Week". titansradio.com. Archived from the original on October 11, 2008. Retrieved 2008-09-23. 
  3. ^ "Veteran Running Backs Offer Rookies Advice in Exclusive School of the Legends Interview". Business Wire. June 3, 2011. Archived from the original on December 6, 2011. Retrieved 2011-12-06. 
  4. ^ a b c E:60 – Cortland Finnegan on YouTube
  5. ^ "The Cortland Finnegan ARK 31 Foundation". 
  6. ^ "Cortland Finnegan fined $5,000". Sports.espn.go.com. October 1, 2010. Retrieved 2010-11-30. 
  7. ^ "Cortland Finnegan's hit draws $10K fine". Sports.espn.go.com. October 8, 2010. Retrieved 2010-11-30. 
  8. ^ "Andre Johnson, Cortland Finnegan fight". Sports.espn.go.com. January 1, 2008. Retrieved 2010-11-30. 
  9. ^ "Rams do five-year, $50 million with Cortland Finnegan". ProFootballTalk.com. 
  10. ^ "Dallas Cowboys Week 2 Review: Where We Stand". DallasCowboys101.com. September 17, 2011. Retrieved 2012-09-18. 
  11. ^ "Fines roundup: Alphonso Smith docked for horse-collar tackle". National Football League. October 26, 2012. Retrieved 2012-10-26. 
  12. ^ http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/10557429/cortland-finnegan-thanks-st-louis-rams-fans
  13. ^ Hanzus, Dan (March 2, 2015). "Cortland Finnegan cut after one season with Dolphins". NFL.com. Retrieved March 2, 2015. 
  14. ^ Patra, Kevin (March 11, 2015). "Cortland Finnegan announces he will retire". NFL.com. Retrieved March 11, 2015. 
  15. ^ Henson, Max (November 30, 2015). "Panthers Sign CB Cortland Finnegan". Panthers.com. Retrieved November 30, 2015. 
  16. ^ "Super Bowl 50 - National Football League Game Summary" (PDF). NFL.com. Retrieved 7 August 2017. 
  17. ^ "Super Bowl 50 - Denver Broncos vs. Carolina Panthers - February 7th, 2016". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 7 August 2017. 
  18. ^ "Veteran corner Cortland Finnegan signs with Saints". NFL.com. 

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