Class of 2014 Semifinalist Profile: Kevin Greene

 

FULL NAME

Kevin Darwin Greene

POSITION

Linebacker/Defensive End

HT/WT

6’3”, 247

DATE OF BIRTH

July 31, 1962

BIRTHPLACE

New York, N.Y.

HIGH SCHOOL

South (Granite City, Ill.)

COLLEGE

Auburn

DRAFTED INTO NFL

Fifth round (113th player overall) in 1985 by L.A. Rams

SEASONS/GAMES PLAYED

15/228

YEARS/TEAMS
1985-1992
1993-95
1996, 1998-99
1997

 

CAREER STATS
 
Year Team G No.
1985 L.A. Rams 15 0.0
1986 L.A. Rams 16 7.0
1987 L.A. Rams 9 6.5
1988 L.A. Rams 16 16.5
1989 L.A. Rams 16 16.5
1990 L.A. Rams 15 13.0
1991 L.A. Rams 16 3.0
1992 L.A. Rams 16 10.0
1993 Pittsburgh 16 12.5
1994 Pittsburgh 16 14.0
1995 Pittsburgh 16 9.0
1996 Carolina 16 14.5
1997 San Francisco 14 10.5
1998 Carolina 15 15.0
1999 Carolina 16 12.0
Career Total: 228 160.0
Additional Career Statistics: Interceptions: 5-53, 1 TD; Safeties: 3; Fumble Recovery for TD: 2

 

ALL-PRO

1994 (AP, PFWA) • 1996 (AP, PFWA)

PRO BOWLS

(5) – 1990, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1999   

CHAMPIONSHIP TEAMS

1985 Los Angeles Rams (NFC Western Division champions)
1994 Pittsburgh Steelers (AFC Central Division champions)
1995 Pittsburgh Steelers (AFC Central Division, AFC champions)
1996 Carolina Panthers (NFC Western Division champions)
1997 San Francisco 49ers (NFC Western Division champions)

HALL OF FAME SEMIFINALIST

(8) – 2007-2014

DID YOU KNOW?

Retired as the NFL’s third all-time leading sacker behind Hall of Famers Bruce Smith and Reggie White.
Cleveland Browns center Frank Gatski is the only Hall of Famer to attend Auburn University.
Greene had 40 career games with 2.0 or more sacks.



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