For others of the same name, see Steve Gregory.
Steve Gregory
Gregory at the Chargers' practice in August 2008.
No. 28     New England Patriots
Free Safety
Personal information
Date of birth: (1983-01-08) January 8, 1983 (age 37)
Place of birth: Brooklyn, New York
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) Weight: 200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
College: Syracuse
Undrafted in 2006
Debuted in 2006 for the San Diego Chargers
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Tackles     277
Interceptions     7
Pass deflections     22
Total touchdowns     1
Stats at

Stephen C. Gregory (born January 8, 1983) is an American football defensive back for the New England Patriots of the National Football League. He was signed by the San Diego Chargers as an undrafted free agent in 2006. He played college football at Syracuse.

Early yearsEdit

Gregory lived in Staten Island, New York most of his youth. He was a Jets fan growing up. He attended St. Margaret Mary Parochial Elementary school grades 6-8 then attended Monsignor Farrell High School before transferring to Curtis High School.

Professional careerEdit

San Diego ChargersEdit

Gregory signed with the San Diego Chargers as an undrafted free agent in 2006. He played for them until 2011. He started 31 of 85 games, recording 241 tackles, four interceptions and two sacks.

New England PatriotsEdit

On March 15, 2012, Gregory signed with the New England Patriots.[1] On Thanksgiving Night—November 22, 2012—Gregory had a primary role in the Patriots' victory over his home-town team, the New York Jets. In the game, Gregory had an interception, 2 recovered fumbles (one leading to a touchdown),[2] 5 tackles, and 1 pass deflection. At the end of the game, on the national NBC broadcast, Gregory was awarded the traditional Thanksgiving award, along with teammates Tom Brady and Vince Wilfork.


  1. Patriots, safety Gregory agree Mike Reiss, ESPN Boston
  2. How New York Jets lost to Patriots in under 60 seconds Gregg Rosenthal, Retrieved 32 November 2012.

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