American Football Database
Woody Green
No. 27     
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1951-06-20) June 20, 1951 (age 71)
Place of birth: Warren, Oregon
Career information
College: Arizona State
NFL Draft: 1974 / Round: 1 / Pick: 16
Debuted in 1974 for the [[{{{debutteam}}}]]
Last played in 1976 for the [[{{{finalteam}}}]]
Career history
Career highlights and awards
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Rushing att-yards     375–1442
Receptions-yards     58–562
Total Touchdowns     11
Stats at

Woodrow Green, Jr. (born June 20, 1951 in Warren, Oregon) is a former American football running back who played for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League. Green was drafted by the Chiefs in the first round of the 1974 NFL Draft. He is an alumnus of, set many rushing records, and was a first-team AP all-American while at Arizona State University.[1][2] Green appeared on the front cover of the Sports Illustrated November 18, 1974 issue. His NFL career was shortened because of multiple knee injuries/surgeries within two, too-short years.[3]