Qadry was born in Newark, New Jersey but grew up in Wilkes-Barre PA and attended E. L. Meyers High School. After his career at E. L. Meyers High School ended Qadry took his skills to the University of Syracuse. Some accomplishments at Syracuse include 1991 All American, All Big East First team and conference second team kick returner.
Qadry was a second pick of the Minnesota Vikings but also played for the Green Bay Packers, Miami Dolphins, New Orleans Saints, Baltimore Ravens and the Indianapolis Colts. Qadry was part of the Baltimore Ravens during their Super Bowl (XXXV) run when they defeated the NY Giants 34-7.
He finished his career with 353 receptions, 5137 yards and 33 touchdowns.
Currently Qadry works as an NFL analyst for ESPN and resides in Bel Air, Maryland with his wife and family.