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Chad Greenway

Chad Greenway - #52 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 242 lbs.
Birthday 01/12/1983
Birthplace Mt. Vernon, SD
College Iowa
Years played 7
Drafted 2006, 1st round, 17th pick by Vikings


Tack FF Int
148 0 1

NFLPA announces finalists for Byron 'Whizzer' White Award

Posted Jan. 23, 2013 @ 3:16 p.m. ET
The NFLPA announced finalists for the Byron "Whizzer" White Award, the highest honor the NFLPA can bestow on a player.

Spikes, Greenway each fined $21,000

Posted Oct. 05, 2012 @ 6:12 p.m. ET
Here is a recap of the players fined on Friday for actions taken in Week Four games, according to multiple media reports.

Vikings players hit Capitol as stadium votes near

Posted April 26, 2012 @ 1:40 a.m. ET
Three Vikings players joined in a lobbying effort at Minnesota's Capitol, urging legislators to approve funds for a new stadium.

Vikings LB Greenway selected to Pro Bowl

Posted Jan. 09, 2012 @ 1:24 p.m. ET
Vikings LB Chad Greenway has been named to his first Pro Bowl after recording a personal-best 174 tackles in 2011, it was announced Monday.

Vikings-Bears matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Dec. 28, 2011 @ 6:30 p.m. ET
Here is another key matchup to consider for Sunday's Vikings-Bears game in Minnesota.

Vikings-Redskins prediction

Posted Dec. 24, 2011 @ 12:24 p.m. ET
PFW's Eric Edholm offers his prediction for the Week 16 Vikings-Redskins game.

Vikings-Redskins matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Dec. 20, 2011 @ 6:20 p.m. ET
Here is a key matchup in Saturday's Vikings-Redskins matchup in Washington.

Vikings-Saints matchup: Tuesday

Posted Dec. 13, 2011 @ 5:43 p.m. ET
Here's a look at a key matchup in Sunday's Vikings-Saints game in Minnesota.

Vikings-Falcons matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Nov. 22, 2011 @ 7:29 p.m. ET
Here's a key matchup to watch in Sunday's Vikings-Falcons game.

Vikings stock report: Week 11

Posted Nov. 21, 2011 @ 6:48 p.m. ET
Here's who rising and sliding following the Vikings' 27-21 loss to the Raiders.

Vikings players of the week: Week 11

Posted Nov. 20, 2011 @ 7:47 p.m. ET
Here are the best players on offense, defense and special teams from the Vikings in their 27-21 loss to the Raiders.

Vikings-Packers matchup of the day: Saturday

Posted Nov. 12, 2011 @ 11:53 a.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush presents the fifth of five key matchups in the Packers' Week 10 game Monday night against the Vikings at Lambeau Field.   

Vikings' defense makes enough plays in win

Posted Oct. 31, 2011 @ 1:29 p.m. ET
Christian Ponder, Adrian Peterson and Percy Harvin all played big roles in the Vikings' 24-21 win over the Panthers in Charlotte, but so did DE Jared Allen and the defense.

Vikings-Packers matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Oct. 18, 2011 @ 7:12 p.m. ET
Here's a key matchup to watch in Sunday's Vikings-Packers game.

Vikings-Bears matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Oct. 13, 2011 @ 4:05 p.m. ET
If the Vikings' front seven keeps stuffing the run as well as it has in recent weeks, Matt Forté's production could dip.


Posted Jan. 10, 2013
Greenway has been added to the NFC Pro Bowl team as an injury replacement for DeMarcus Ware of the Dallas Cowboys.||||||| The Vikings made the announcement Thursday. Greenway will be the first Vikings linebacker to play in consecutive Pro Bowls since Scott Studwell in 1987-88. Greenway was picked as an injury replacement last year for Lance Briggs of the Chicago Bears.
Posted Oct. 05, 2012
Greenway has been fined $21,000 by the NFL for unnecessary roughness.||||||| Greenway struck Lions receiver Calvin Johnson in the head and neck area in last Sunday's victory over Detroit.
Posted Feb. 21, 2011
The Minnesota Vikings have placed the franchise tag on Greenway. The Vikings announced the decision Monday.||||||| Greenway has led the team in tackles for three straight seasons. He was chosen the team's 2010 defensive MVP and had 149 tackles. Greenway will be entering his sixth season in the league, including a rookie season that he sat out with a knee injury.
Posted Aug. 17, 2006
Greenway was placed on injured reserve Thursday, ending the rookie's season.||||||| Greenway, the team's first-round draft pick, tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee while covering a kickoff in Monday night's exhibition game against Oakland.
Posted Aug. 15, 2006
The Minneapolis Star Tribune reported that Greenway is out for the season with a knee injury suffered during the Vikings' 16-13 preseason loss to the Oakland Raiders on Monday. The team has not released details of the injury, but it is reported to be a torn ACL.||||||| Greenway was selected by the Vikings with the 17th selection overall in April's NFL draft. The outside linebacker out of Iowa had 252 tackles, seven sacks four interceptions and 20 passes deflected in 45 games for the Hawkeyes.