Harrisburg's Lansanah signs with Calgary Stampeders of CFL
HARRISBURG - Harrisburg native Danny Lansanah has signed a free agent contract with the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League, the club announced Friday.
The linebacker was a member of the Las Vegas Locomotives of the United Football League in 2011.
Lansanah signed with the NFL’s Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent on Apr. 27, 2008, and played five games for the Packers that season. He attended Green Bay’s training camp in 2009 and spent time that season on the practice rosters of the Miami Dolphins and Detroit Lions.
He signed with the United Football League’s Hartford Colonials in 2010 and was selected by Las Vegas the following year in the UFL supplemental draft.
Lansanah played four seasons at the University of Connecticut and was an all-Big East first-team selection as a senior in 2007.
Some information used in this story is courtesy of the Calgary Stampeders.
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