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Casey Hampton

American football player from United States of America

Casey Hampton Casey Hampton, Jr. (born September 3, 1977), nicknamed "Big Snack," is an American football nose tackle for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of Texas, and received All-American recognition. The Pittsburgh Steelers picked him in the first round of the 2001 NFL Draft, and he has played his entire pro career for the Steelers. He has been selected for the Pro Bowl five times. He appeared as one of the players for the fictional Gotham Rogues team in The Dark Knight Rises. Hampton was born in Galveston, Texas. He attended Ball High School in Galveston, Texas, and was a letterman in football. He was twice named as the District Defensive Player of the Year, and as a senior, he was a Texas Class 5A All-State first-team selection. His Ball High jersey number (No. 63) was retired at a dinner and parade on April 6, 2009. Hampton is the only football player in school history to receive such an honor. Hampton attended the University of Texas, and started 37 consecutive games for the Texas Longhorns football team between 1997 and 2000. He became the first defensive lineman to lead the team in tackles two consecutive  ( Wikipedia article )

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Personal facts

Known as
Casey Hampton Jr.,Big Snack
Date of birth
1977-09-03
Place of birth
Galveston
Nationality
United States of America
Parents
Ivory Anderson
Spouse(s)
Kamaica Hampton
Children
Casey Hampton III
Profession
American football player

Education

Institution From To
University of Texas at Austin

Athlete facts

Sports
American football

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