John Green
No. 89     
Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1921-10-14)October 14, 1921
Hastings, Oklahoma
Date of death: March 6, 1989(1989-03-06) (aged 67)
Place of death: Palm Beach County, Florida
Career information
College: Tulsa
NFL Draft: 1944 / Round: 16 / Pick: 162
Debuted in 1947 for the [[{{{debutteam}}}]]
Last played in 1951 for the [[{{{finalteam}}}]]
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Games played     44
Kick-off Returns     5
Fumble Touchdowns     1
Stats at
Stats at
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John Lincoln Green (October 14, 1921 – March 6, 1989) was an American football defensive end in the National Football League. He played five seasons for the Philadelphia Eagles (1947–1951). He went to one Pro Bowl during his five-year career. Green played college football at the University of Tulsa and was drafted in the sixteenth round of the 1944 NFL Draft.

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