Carmen Messina
No. 47     Detroit Lions
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-09-08) September 8, 1988 (age 31)
Place of birth: Melrose Park, Illinois
High School: Addison (IL) Trail
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 236 lb (107 kg)
Career information
College: New Mexico
Undrafted in 2012
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Detroit Lions ( 2012–present)*
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A

Carmen Messina (born September 8, 1988) is an American football Linebacker for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL). He was signed as a undrafted free agent by the Detroit Lions after the 2012 NFL Draft. He played college football at New Mexico.

College careerEdit

He played college football at New Mexico.

Professional careerEdit

Detroit LionsEdit

Messina was signed by the Lions as a undrafted free agent in 2012. He was released on August 31, 2012 when the Lions established their final 53 roster but was signed to their practice squad the next day after he cleared waivers.

He signed a futures contract with the Detroit Lions on January 1, 2013.[1]


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