Anthony Calvillo Wiki, Anthony Calvillo Bio
Anthony Calvillo Wiki: Anthony Calvillo born August 23, 1972, is a former Canadian Football League (CFL), the quarterback. He is currently the quarterback’s coach for the Toronto Argonauts of the CFL. He is professional football’s all-time passing yards leader, and first in all-time CFL passing yards. In his career, he passed for 79,816 yards and is one of seven professional quarterbacks to have completed over 400 touchdown passes (the others being Brett Favre, Warren Moon, Peyton Manning, Dan Marino, Tom Brady, and Drew Brees). Calvillo won three Grey Cup championships in 2002, 2009, and 2010, and named Grey Cup Most Valuable Player in 2002. He also won the CFL’s Most Outstanding Player Award three times, in 2003, 2008, and 2009, which ties him for second all-time behind Doug Flutie. Calvillo announced his retirement on January 21, 2014. Calvillo was an assistant coach for the Alouettes from 2015 to 2017.
Anthony Calvillo Biography
Calvillo was born in Los Angeles, California. While attending La Puente High School, he was a two-sport standout in football and basketball. He is of Mexican-American descent.
Anthony Calvillo Coaching career
On December 15, 2014, the Montreal Alouettes announced that Calvillo would be joining the team as an offensive coach in 2015. On January 29, 2015, Calvillo was appointed as the receivers coach. After the firing of Alouettes Head Coach Tom Higgins, Calvillo was named the Quarterbacks coach for the Alouettes on August 22, 2015. After a few weeks, the team’s offensive coordinator, Turk Schonert, was fired and Calvillo was named co-offensive coordinator along with Ryan Dinwiddie. Going into the 2016 season, Calvillo was named offensive coordinator with Jacques Chapdelaine as his special advisor as he grew into the role. After head coach, Jim Popp resigned and Chapdelaine was promoted to that position, Chapdelaine also took over play-calling duties from Calvillo. For the 2017 season, Calvillo was announced as the quarterback’s coach.
On March 19, 2018, the Argos announced the hiring of Calvillo as their quarterback coach. The hire reunites Calvillo with his former general manager Jim Popp, and head coach Marc
Anthony Calvillo Personal life
Calvillo and his wife Alexia have two daughters and reside year-round in Montreal.
Anthony Calvillo Latest
Canadian Football Hall of Fame quarterback Anthony Calvillo is returning to Montreal to continue his coaching career in the university ranks.
The Montreal Carabins U Sports program announced Wednesday that Anthony Calvillo will join the football team’s coaching staff under head coach Danny Maciocia in 2019.