Michael Higgins (American football)

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Michael Higgins
No. --     Free agent
Tight end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-12-07) December 7, 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth: Omaha, Nebraska
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) Weight: 242 lb (110 kg)
Career information
High school: Beatrice (NE)
College: Nebraska–Omaha
Undrafted in 2011
Debuted in 2011 for the New Orleans Saints
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Receptions 2
Receiving yards 1
Touchdowns 0
Stats at NFL.com

Michael Higgins (born December 7, 1987) is an American football tight end who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent in 2011. He played college football at Nebraska-Omaha.

Professional career[edit]

New Orleans Saints[edit]

Higgins was signed as an undrafted free agent by the New Orleans Saints on July 27, 2011.[1] He was waived on September 3, 2011,[2] and re-signed to the team's practice squad on September 4.[3]

Minnesota Vikings[edit]

He was signed by the Vikings on July 23, 2014[4] and was released on August 26.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Saints Agree to Terms with 20 Undrafted Rookie Free Agents". 27 July 2011. Retrieved November 20, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Saints Announce Roster Moves". NewOrleansSaints.com. 3 September 2011. Retrieved November 20, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Saints Announce Practice Squad". NewOrleansSaints.com. 4 September 2011. Retrieved November 20, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Facing suspension, Vikings shed DE Nealy and sign a tight end". 23 July 2014. Retrieved 23 July 2014. 

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