|Date of birth:February 26, 1991|
|Place of birth: Louisville, Kentucky|
|Undrafted in 2013|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* New England Patriots ( 2013)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|* Super Bowl champion (XLIX)|
Justin Green (born February 26, 1991) is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the New England Patriots as an undrafted free agent in 2013, and has also been a member of the Dallas Cowboys. He played college football for University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.
New England PatriotsEdit
Green signed with the New England Patriots on July 21, 2013. He was waived on August 31 for final roster cuts, but signed to the practice squad the following day. He was promoted to the active roster on November 23. He was waived again on November 26 then re-signed to their practice squad two days later. The Patriots promoted Green from the practice squad on December 28.
San Jose SaberCatsEdit
New England PatriotsEdit
San Jose SaberCats (II) Edit
Green returned to the SaberCats for the 2016 season, however he did not see any action.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers Edit
Green's older brother, Marcus, is a former defensive tackle who played collegiately for Ohio State and had a short stint in the NFL. In the summer of 2015, Green retired from football to focus on pursuing a career to help children in the community. However this was only temporary as he continued his pursuit of playing professional football the following year.
- ↑ Patriots sign rookie DB Justin Green
- ↑ Patriots sign DB Justin Green to active roster; Release RB Leon Washington
- ↑ Wilkening, Mike (December 28, 2013). "Patriots bring up Justin Green and Kanorris Davis from practice squad". NBCSports.com. http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2013/12/28/patriots-bring-up-justin-green-and-kanorris-davis-from-practice-squad. Retrieved August 13, 2014.
- ↑ "Report: Cowboys trade DT Ben Bass to Patriots for cornerback Justin Green". DallasNews.com. August 12, 2014. http://www.dallasnews.com/sports/dallas-cowboys/headlines/20140812-report-cowboys-trade-dt-ben-bass-to-patriots-for-cornerback-justin-green.ece. Retrieved August 12, 2014.
- ↑ Robinson, Will (August 12, 2014). "Cowboys acquire CB Justin Green from Patriots for DE Ben Bass". NFL.com. http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap3000000377158/article/cowboys-acquire-cb-justin-green-from-patriots-for-de-ben-bass. Retrieved August 13, 2014.
- ↑ "Blue Bombers add two to roster - MyToba.ca" (in en-US). http://mytoba.ca/featured/blue-bombers-add-two-roster/.
- ↑ "BOMBERS ADD SIX, RELEASE SIX". bluebombers.com. May 24, 2016. https://www.bluebombers.com/2016/05/24/bombers-add-six-release-six/. Retrieved July 26, 2017.
- ↑ Levine, Ben (April 9, 2017). "The Spring League Announces Camp Roster". profootballrumors.com. Archived from the original on July 26, 2017. https://web.archive.org/web/20170726034951/https://www.profootballrumors.com/2017/04/the-spring-league-announces-training-camp-roster. Retrieved July 25, 2017.
- ↑ "Patriots Notebook: Green hangs 'em up". bostonherald.com. August 3, 2015. https://www.bostonherald.com/sports/patriots_nfl/new_england_patriots/2015/08/patriots_notebook_aaron_dobson_makes_case_for_4th. Retrieved August 3, 2015.