Montgomery in action in a 2008 preseason game.
|No. 53 Montreal Alouettes|
|Date of birth:August 18, 1983|
|Place of birth: Carthage, Texas|
|Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)||Weight: 282 lb (128 kg)|
|College: Texas A&M|
|NFL Draft: 2005 / Round: 6 / Pick: 180|
|Debuted in 2005 for the Green Bay Packers|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2008|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Michael Lewis Montgomery, II (born August 18, 1983) is a gridiron football defensive end for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the sixth round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He played college football at Texas A&M.
Montgomery has also been a member of the Minnesota Vikings.
Montgomery was born in Carthage, Texas and attended Center High School in Center, Texas. He played college football at Navarro Junior College and Texas A&M. He started his career at Navarro where he played for two years recording 131 tackles and six sacks. Before his junior year he transferred to Texas A&M where he recorded 123 tackles, seven sacks, and one interception, and earned first-team All-Big 12 honors.
Green Bay PackersEdit
During the 2008 season, after the Packers lost starting defensive end Cullen Jenkins due to injury and released Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila, Montgomery along with rookie Jeremy Thompson split time starting at defensive end. He finished the season starting eight games.
Montgomery was released on March 5, 2010. In five years with the team he started eight of 56 games, recording 123 tackles and five sacks.
Second stint with PackersEdit
- ↑ Packers Re-Sign DE Montgomery
- ↑ Packers Release S Giordano And DE Montgomery
- ↑ Montgomery agrees to deal with Vikings
- ↑ Vikings waive Javon Walker, 4 other wide receivers
- ↑ "Montgomery re-signs with Packers after LB Barnett goes on IR", NFL.com (National Football League), October 15, 2010, archived from the original on November 2, 2010, http://www.webcitation.org/5twytH4J1, retrieved November 2, 2010
- ↑ "Packers Release DE Montgomery", Packers.com (Green Bay Packers), November 2, 2010, archived from the original on November 2, 2010, http://www.webcitation.org/5twz5Vwp9, retrieved November 2, 2010