Green graduated from Syracuse University College of Law in 1994. While in attendance, he was named a two-time Academic All American.  After graduating Tim was drafted 17th overall by the Atlanta Falcons in the 1986 NFL Draft. He has written suspense novels and other books and has served as a commentator for the NFL on Fox. His book Football Genius made The New York Times best-seller list of children's chapter books.
Tim Green is a practicing lawyer with the firm Hiscock & Barclay in New York State. He recently was a co-host "Find My Family" with Lisa Joyner on ABC Television.
In December of the same year, Green was named a 2011 winner of the NCAA Silver Anniversary Award, given annually to six former NCAA student-athletes for distinguished career accomplishment on the 25th anniversary of their college graduation.
On November 1, 2011, Green submitted a letter of resignation to the Skaneateles school board after Section III Athletics suspended the team, citing player recruitment violations by "unnamed Skaneateles coaches." Green told the media the players should not be punished, and he said he hoped his resignation would allow the team to resume play.