Morlon Greenwood

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Morlon Greenwood
No. 56     Omaha Nighthawks
Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1978-07-17) July 17, 1978 (age 35)
Place of birth: Kingston, Jamaica
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Weight: 240 lb (109 kg)
Career information
College: Syracuse
NFL Draft: 2001 / Round: 3 / Pick: 88
Debuted in 2001 for the Miami Dolphins
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2008
Tackles 682
Sacks 7.0
Forced fumbles 3
Stats at NFL.com

Morlon O'Neil Greenwood (born July 17, 1978 in Kingston, Jamaica) is an American football linebacker.

Football career[edit]

Greenwood played football for the Omaha Nighthawks of the United Football League. He was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the third round of the 2001 NFL Draft. He played college football at Syracuse.Greenwood has also played for the Houston Texans but was released in 2009.[1]

Early years[edit]

Greenwood attended Freeport High School and participated in both football and wrestling. At first, he was a wrestling athlete, but an assistant wrestling coach convinced him to start football as a junior. As a senior, in football, he was an All-County and an All-State pick, while he won the state wrestling title in the 215 lb. class.

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