At a game in Denver in August, 2011.
|No. 85 Denver Broncos|
|Date of birth:||August 3, 1988|
|Place of birth:||Tulare, California|
|Height:||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight:||255 lb (116 kg)|
|High school:||Tulare (CA) Union|
|NFL draft:||2011 / Round: 7 / Pick: 204|
|Career highlights and awards|
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
Stats at NFL.com
Virgil Leo Green (born August 3, 1988) is an American football tight end for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Broncos in the seventh round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at Nevada.
|Ht||Wt||Arm length||Hand size||40-yd dash||10-yd split||20-yd split||20-ss||3-cone||Vert||Broad||BP|
|6 ft 3 3/8 in||249 lb||33½ in||9¼ in||4.64 s||1.57 s||2.56 s||4.40 s||6.90 s||42½ in||10 ft 10 in||23 reps|
|All values from 2011 NFL Scouting Combine.|
In March 2012, he was suspended for four games after failing a drugs test. Green began taking prescribed medication for AD/HD before receiving approval from the NFL.
On December 28, 2014, Green scored his first career touchdown reception in a 47-14 win vs the Oakland Raiders.
On March 10, 2015, the Broncos re-signed Green to a three-year, $8.4 million contract.
- "Virgil Green, DS #7 TE, Nevada". nfldraftscout.com. Retrieved 2011-04-27.
- "NFL Events: Combine Player Profiles - Virgil Green". nfl.com. Retrieved 2011-04-27.
- Silva, Evan (February 26, 2011). "Nevada tight end Virgil Green creates buzz at Combine". profootballtalk.com. Retrieved 2011-07-05.
- Associated Press (2012-03-09). "3 Broncos suspended for violating NFL drug policy - WSJ.com". Online.wsj.com. Retrieved 2012-03-22.