Kregg Lumpkin

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Kregg Lumpkin
No. --     Free agent
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1984-05-15) May 15, 1984 (age 30)
Place of birth: Albany, Georgia
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) Weight: 228 lb (103 kg)
Career information
College: Georgia
Undrafted in 2008
Debuted in 2008 for the Green Bay Packers
Career history
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Rushing Yards 166
Rushing Touchdowns 0
Receptions 45
Receiving Yards 325
Stats at NFL.com

Kregg Lumpkin (born May 15, 1984) is an American football running back who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He played college football at Georgia.

Lumpkin has also played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Seattle Seahawks.

College career[edit]

A highly recruited tailback prospect (#2 by Scout and Rivals.com, behind only Reggie Bush), Lumpkin played at the University of Georgia from 2003 to 2007. Slowed down by injuries during his sophomore and senior seasons along with sharing carries with Michael Cooper, Thomas Brown, Danny Ware, and Knowshon Moreno, Lumpkin rushed for 1,699 yards on 352 carries with 17 total touchdowns (14 rushing, 3 receiving) in his career. His jersey number as a true freshman was #28, but he changed it during his redshirt sophomore season to #6.

Professional career[edit]

Green Bay Packers[edit]

He was signed by the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He made the regular season roster after an impressive training camp. He was placed on injured reserve on October 11. He was released on September 5, 2009 after final cuts and re-signed to the practice squad the following day. On January 11, 2010 he signed a reserve future contract.

Lumpkin was released on September 4, 2010.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers[edit]

On September 5, 2010, Lumpkin was claimed off waivers by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Seattle Seahawks[edit]

Lumpkin signed with the Seattle Seahawks on March 23, 2012. He was waived on September 18.

New York Giants[edit]

Lumpkin signed with the New York Giants on November 27, 2012.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Borden, Sam (November 29, 2012). "2 Castoff Running Backs Get New Chance on Giants". NYTimes.com. Retrieved 2012-12-02. 

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