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Harold Green (American football)

 

Harold Green (American football)

Harold Green
No. 28, 30
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1968-01-29) January 29, 1968
Place of birth: Ladson, South Carolina
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 222 lb (101 kg)
Career information
High school: Goose Creek (SC) Stratford
College: South Carolina
NFL Draft: 1990 / Round: 2 / Pick: 38
Debuted in 1990
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Rushing yards 4,365
Average 3.8
Touchdowns 13
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at DatabaseFootball.com

Harold Green, Jr. (born January 29, 1968), is a former professional American football player who was selected by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 2nd round of the 1990 NFL Draft. He attended Stratford High School in Goose Creek, SC. A 6'2", 222-lb running back, he played for the University of South Carolina, where he rushed for 2,617 yards, caught 76 passes for 661 yards, and scored 26 touchdowns in three seasons.

Green played nine NFL seasons from 1990 to 1998. His best year as a pro came during the 1992 season as a member of the Bengals, rushing for 1,170 yards with 41 receptions. However, in 1993 Green averaged just 2.74 yards per carry, which is the record for lowest yards per carry among running backs with more than 200 rushing attempts in a season.[1]

Personal life

In 2014, Green turned himself into authorities after allegations of sexual assault had occurred. As such, he was charged with 5 counts of assault.[2]

Statistics

Note: G = Games played; Att = Rushing attempts; Yds = Rushing yards; Avg = Average yards per carry; Long = Longest rush; Rush TD = Rushing touchdowns; Rec = Receptions; Yds = Receiving yards; Avg = Average yards per reception; Long = Longest reception; Rec TD = Receiving touchdowns
Year Team GP Att Yds Avg Long Rush TD Rec Yds Avg Long Rec TD
1990 Cincinnati Bengals 12 83 353 4.3 39 1 12 90 7.5 22 1
1991 Cincinnati Bengals 14 158 731 4.6 75 2 16 136 8.5 18 0
1992 Cincinnati Bengals 16 265 1,170 4.4 53 2 41 214 5.2 19 0
1993 Cincinnati Bengals 15 215 589 2.7 25 0 22 115 5.2 16 0
1994 Cincinnati Bengals 14 76 223 2.9 22 1 27 267 9.9 34 1
1995 Cincinnati Bengals 15 171 661 3.9 23 2 27 182 6.7 24 1
1996 St. Louis Rams 16 127 523 4.1 35 4 37 246 6.6 19 1
1997 Atlanta Falcons 16 36 78 2.2 22 1 29 360 12.4 47 0
1998 Atlanta Falcons 6 20 37 1.9 6 0 2 34 17.0 28 0
Career Totals 124 1,151 4,365 3.8 75 13 213 1,644 7.7 47 4
  • Stats that are BOLD show career high

References

  1. ^ "Lowest yards per carry, 1920-2014". Pro Football Reference. Retrieved 1 December 2014. 
  2. ^ Keeney, Tim. "Harold Green II Arrested: Latest Details and More on Former Pro Bowl RB". Retrieved 8 October 2014. 


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