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Greg Little
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Little in Training Camp with the Browns.
No. 15     Cleveland Browns
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-05-30) May 30, 1989 (age 31)
Place of birth: Durham, North Carolina
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 231 lb (105 kg)
Career information
College: North Carolina
NFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 2 / Pick: 59
Debuted in 2011 for the Cleveland Browns
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Receptions     114
Receiving Yards     1,356
Touchdowns     6

Greg Little (born May 30, 1989) is an American football wide receiver. He played college football and college basketball[1] for the North Carolina Tar Heels, and currently plays for the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League.

High SchoolEdit

Little attended Hillside High School in Durham, North Carolina, graduating in the spring of 2007. Little mostly played tail back for his junior year and some wide receiver. His vertical jump was 40.0" and his broad jump was 10-1. North Carolina, Florida, Michigan, Notre Dame, Ohio State, and USC all offered him to go to their college. He visited North Carolina 10/13/2006, Notre Dame 9/16/2006, and Ohio State 9/23/2006. He later on verbally committed to The Universality of North Carolina. During School his GPA was a 2.7 and had a 930 SAT.[2]

College careerEdit

As a senior in 2010 Little didn't play any games after he was ruled ineligible by the NCAA for lying to investigators about receiving travel accommodations and jewelry.[3] As a freshman in college, 2007, he had a total of 300 rushing yards and 99 receiving yards. Little also returned kick-offs and had a total of 145 yards. As a Sophomore, he had a total of 339 rushing yards and 146 yards receiving. For kick-offs he had a total of 141 yards. Lastly, as a Junior, Little had 166 rushing yards and 724 receiving yards. Also, kick-offs he had 222 returning yards. [4]

Professional careerEdit

Pre-draft measureables
Ht Wt 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP Wonderlic
6 ft 2 1/2 in 231 lb 4.53 s 4.21 s 6.8 s 40.5 in 10 ft 9 in 27 rep

Cleveland BrownsEdit

He was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the 2nd Round (59th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft.

Greg Little finished the 2011 season leading the Cleveland Browns in catches and receiving yards. Little was second amongst rookies in catches, behind first round pick A. J. Green and fifth in yards behind Green, Torrey Smith, Julio Jones, and Doug Baldwin. He also finished with two touchdowns. He has struggled with drops in 2012.

Rushing StatsEdit

Season Team Games Played Attempts Total Yards Average Longest Run Touchdown Receiving First Downs Fumbles Fumbles Lost
2011 16 3 15 5.0 13 0 2 0 0
2012 16 2 15 7.5 17 0 1 0 0

[6]

Receiving StatsEdit

Season Team Games Played Receptions Receiving Targets Total Yards Average Yards Longest Reception touchdowns First Downs Fumbles Fumbles lost
2011 16 61 121 709 11.6 76 2 35 0 0
2012 16 53 91 647 12.2 43 4 36 0 0

[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. , http://www.tarheeltimes.com/rosterbasketball-2007.aspx, retrieved June 25, 2011
  2. foxsportsnext.com, & Scout.com. (2011). Greg Little. Retrieved December 10, 2012, from http://recruiting.scout.com/a.z?s=73&p=8&c=1&nid=1860630
  3. Agent scandal costs UNC three players
  4. Sports Reference LLC. (2012). Greg Little. Retrieved December 5, 2012, from http://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/players/greg-little-1.html
  5. , http://www.nfl.com/draft/2011/profiles/greg-little?id=2495192, retrieved April 30, 2011
  6. Elias Sports Bureau. (2012). Greg Little Stats. Retrieved December 5, 2012, from http://espn.go.com/nfl/player/stats/_/id/14024/greg-little
  7. Elias Sports Bureau. (2012). Greg Little Stats. Retrieved December 5, 2012, from http://espn.go.com/nfl/player/stats/_/id/14024/greg-little

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