|No. 28, 20, 37|
|Date of birth:May 15, 1984|
|Place of birth: Albany, Georgia|
|Undrafted in 2008|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|*Green Bay Packers ( 2008– 2009)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NFL.com|
|Stats at pro-football-reference.com|
Lumpkin now works for Clayton County Fire Department in Clayton County, Georgia
A highly recruited tailback prospect (#2 by Scout and Rivals.com, behind only Reggie Bush), Lumpkin played at the University of Georgia from 2003 to 2007. Slowed down by injuries during his sophomore and senior seasons along with sharing carries with Michael Cooper, Thomas Brown, Danny Ware, and Knowshon Moreno, Lumpkin rushed for 1,699 yards on 352 carries with 17 total touchdowns (14 rushing, 3 receiving) in his career. His jersey number as a true freshman was #28, but he changed it during his redshirt sophomore season to #6.
Green Bay PackersEdit
He was signed by the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He made the regular season roster after an impressive training camp. He was placed on injured reserve on October 11. He was released on September 5, 2009 after final cuts and re-signed to the practice squad the following day. On January 11, 2010, he signed a reserve future contract.
Lumpkin was released on September 4, 2010.
Tampa Bay BuccaneersEdit
On September 5, 2010, Lumpkin was claimed off waivers by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Lumpkin signed with the Seattle Seahawks on March 23, 2012. He was waived on September 18.
New York GiantsEdit
- ↑ Borden, Sam (November 29, 2012). "2 Castoff Running Backs Get New Chance on Giants". NYTimes.com. https://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/30/sports/football/ryan-torain-and-kregg-lumpkin-join-giants-as-running-backs.html. Retrieved 2012-12-02.