Written by Kayley Shade, Director of Social Media MarketingSioux Falls, SD -
The Sioux Falls Storm have added four defensive linemen as they prepare for their seventh consecutive championship season. The Storm adds defensive linemen Cory Henry, Anthony White, Damon Williams and Nicholas Richardson.
Henry (6'4, 255) joins the Indoor Football League as a rookie for the 2017 season. Cory has experience in the indoor game as he played for the Cleveland Gladiators of the Arena Football League (AFL) during the 2014 season. Henry played collegiately at Florida Atlantic University where he ended his career as FAU's all-time sack leader and earned First Team Conference USA All-Conference.
White (6'3, 330) will be entering his first season with the Storm. Anthony played at Michigan State University where he saw action in 39 games on the defensive front, including 16 starts. He tallied 65 career tackles, including 6.0 for losses. Anthony spent time with the New England Patriots of the National Football League (NFL) and New Orleans VooDoo of the Arena Football League (AFL) where he had 6.5 tackles and 0.5 sacks in six games.
Williams (6'3, 330) joins the Indoor Football League as a rookie for the 2017 season. Damon spent time with the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League (NFL). He played collegiately at Abilene Christian University where during his junior season he tallied 22 tackles (eight solo), three tackles for loss, one sack, one forced fumble, one blocked kick and one quarterback hurry on the season.
Richardson (6'2, 240) enters the Indoor Football League as a rookie for the 2017 season. Nicholas played collegiately at Abilene Christian University where he finished his junior season with 53 total tackles, 15.5 tackles for loss, four forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries. Richardson was named to the 2014 College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) Watch List.
Storm General Manager Tyler Pederson states, "These guys have had a lot of success in football already, we are excited to see what they can bring to Storm Nation."
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