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Howard Green

Howard Green - #95 - DE

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 340 lbs.
Birthday 01/12/1979
Birthplace Donaldsonville, LA
College LSU
Years played 8
Drafted 2002, 6th round, 18th pick by Texans

Packers lose OLB Jones for season, sign NT Green

Posted Oct. 27, 2010 @ 5:25 p.m. ET
Packers OLB Brad Jones has become the team’s fifth starter to go down for the count with a season-ending injury after being placed on injured reserve Wednesday.

Jets sign DT Gilbert to active roster

Posted Oct. 27, 2010 @ 2:14 p.m. ET
The Jets signed DT Jarron Gilbert from their practice squad on Wednesday. Gilbert will replace DT Howard Green on the roster. Green was released on Tuesday.

Trio of roster moves for Jets

Posted Oct. 26, 2010 @ 3:36 p.m. ET
The Jets signed LB Josh Mauga from their practice squad and released DT Howard Green. LB Kenwin Cummings, who was released by the team last week, was re-signed to the practice squad.

Jets to release WRs Clowney and Turner, re-sign DL Green

Posted Oct. 04, 2010 @ 11:40 a.m. ET
Jets WRs David Clowney and Patrick Turner will be released to create roster space for WR Santonio Holmes and DL Howard Green, according to multiple reports.

Report: Jets cut NT Green

Posted Sept. 30, 2010 @ 2:18 p.m. ET
Reports indicate that the Jets have cut NT Howard Green, but plan on re-signing him next week.

Jets sign veteran DL Green

Posted Sept. 15, 2010 @ 11:38 a.m. ET
The Jets have signed veteran DL Howard Green to a two-year contract.

Redskins beef up D-line with Carriker, Green

Posted April 22, 2010 @ 4:23 p.m. ET
While the status of disgruntled DT Albert Haynesworth remains in limbo, the Redskins have started to stockpile DL help.


Posted April 19, 2010
The Washington Redskins have signed Green and three other players who attended the team's weekend minicamp on a tryout basis.||||||| Green has played in 49 games with five teams over six NFL seasons.
Posted Oct. 17, 2009
The Jets released Green on Saturday after signing wide receiver Danny Woodhead to the active roster.||||||| Green, signed as a free agent in the offseason, had seven tackles in three games.
Posted March 14, 2009
The Jets also signed former Seattle defensive tackle Green to a one-year deal, agent Albert Elias told The AP.||||||| The 30-year-old Green will likely serve as a backup to nose tackle Kris Jenkins. He had one sack and 21 tackles in 13 games with the Seahawks last season.
Posted Oct. 17, 2007
The Seahawks signed Green, who hasn't played since 2004 with New Orleans, according to the Seattle Times.||||||| Green will take the place of Chuck Darby, who is out for the season with a knee injury. Green was released by the Vikings on Sept. 1.
Posted May 09, 2007
The Vikings signed Green, who hasn't played since 2004, on Tuesday.||||||| Despite leading the NFL in rushing defense last season, Minnesota could use some depth at defensive tackle behind Kevin Williams and Pat Williams. Howard, a former sixth-round draft choice by Houston in 2002, will rejoin Vikings defensive line coach Karl Dunbar, who he played under in college at LSU. Green started 12 games for the New Orleans Saints in 2004, registering a career-high 53 tackles.