Chris Hogan (American football)

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Chris Hogan
No. 15     Buffalo Bills
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-10-24) October 24, 1987 (age 26)
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: Monmouth
Undrafted in 2011
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 11, 2013
Receptions 7
Receiving yards 63
Receiving touchdowns 0
Stats at

Chris 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.


  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". Retrieved August 16, 2013. 

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