Cornelius White (born June 23, 1972 in Prince George's County, Maryland) is a former Arena Football League wide receiver/linebacker who played for the Albany Firebirds (1998–1999), the Carolina Cobras (2000–2001),[1] the Chicago Rush (2002, 2006), the Buffalo/Columbus Destroyers (2003–2005), and the Philadelphia Soul (2006).

High school years

White attended Neshaminy High School in Langhorne, Pennsylvania. He participated in American football, basketball and track athletics. In football, he played quarterback and won an All-League honors and All-State honors.

College years

White played college football at Virginia Tech, finishing his career with 78 receptions for 1,114 yards (an average of 14.28 yards per reception) and seven touchdowns.

Flag years

White now plays recreational flag football in Raleigh, North Carolina, for the Blincos. He is also an integral part of the Turning Point Falcons, who play in the RDU Flag Football League.


  1. ^ "Cobras Take Free Agent Hit; WR/LB White Signs With Chicago". WRAL-TV. January 14, 2002. Retrieved August 1, 2021.