Chris Hogan (American football)

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Chris Hogan
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Hogan in the 2014 NFL season.
No. 15 Buffalo Bills
Position: Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-10-24) October 24, 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth: Wyckoff, New Jersey
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school: Ramapo (NJ)
College: Penn State / Monmouth
Undrafted: 2011
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
Receptions: 51
Receiving yards: 509
Receiving touchdowns: 4
Stats at NFL.com

Christopher James Hogan (born October 24, 1988) is an American football wide receiver for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League (NFL). He was originally signed by the San Francisco 49ers as an undrafted free agent in 2011. He played college football for one season at Monmouth after graduating from Penn State in 2010 on a lacrosse scholarship.

Hogan has also been a member of the New York Giants and Miami Dolphins. He was featured prominently on the 2012 season of HBO's Hard Knocks, during which he garnered screen time after being dubbed "7-Eleven" by Dolphins running back Reggie Bush because he's "always open." [1]

Professional career[edit]

San Francisco 49ers[edit]

On July 27, 2011, the San Francisco 49ers signed Hogan as an undrafted free agent. On September 3, 2011, he was released by the 49ers.

New York Giants[edit]

On September 12, 2011, Hogan was signed by the New York Giants and was placed on the practice squad. On September 23, 2011, he was released by the Giants.

Miami Dolphins[edit]

On December 27, 2011, Hogan was signed to the Miami Dolphins's practice squad. On January 3, 2012, he signed a reserve/future contract with the Dolphins. In 2012, Hogan was among the final cuts at the end of training camp, but he was re-signed to the Dolphins' practice squad. On September 11, 2012, Hogan's practice squad contract was terminated by the Dolphins.[2]

Buffalo Bills[edit]

On November 6, 2012, the Buffalo Bills signed Hogan to the practice squad. On December 18, 2012, Hogan was promoted to the active roster. On October 12, 2014, Hogan caught his first career touchdown on an 8 yard throw from Kyle Orton.

See Also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hard Knocks Creates a Celebrity: Chris Hogan In Demand". The Phinsider. Retrieved 25 December 2012. 
  2. ^ Hanzus, Dan (September 11, 2012). "Chris Hogan of 'Hard Knocks' cut by Miami Dolphins". NFL.com. Retrieved August 16, 2013. 

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