Brett Goode

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Brett Goode
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Goode in 2011
No. 61 – Green Bay Packers
Position: Long snapper
Personal information
Date of birth: (1984-11-02) November 2, 1984 (age 32)
Place of birth: Pampa, Texas
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 255 lb (116 kg)
Career information
High school: Fort Smith (AR) Northside
College: Arkansas
Undrafted: 2007
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2016
Games played: 142
Player stats at NFL.com

Brett Jackson Goode (born November 2, 1984) is an American football long snapper for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Arkansas. Goode was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2007.

Professional career[edit]

Jacksonville Jaguars[edit]

After going undrafted in the 2007 NFL Draft, Goode signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars on April 29, 2007.[1] On August 20, 2007, he was waived by the Jaguars.[2] Goode was signed by the Jaguars on March 5, 2008.[3] On June 16, 2008, he was waived by the Jaguars for the second straight season.[4]

Green Bay Packers[edit]

On September 1, 2008, Goode was signed by the Green Bay Packers after starting long snapper J. J. Jansen suffered a season-ending knee injury.[5] He signed a two-year contract with the Packers on January 1, 2011.[6] On October 13, 2012, Goode signed a three-year extension with the Packers.[6] He was placed on injured reserve on December 22, 2015,[7] after Goode tore his ACL in a game against the Oakland Raiders.[8] On September 5, 2016, Goode re-signed with the Packers.[9]

On August 12, 2017, the Packers re-signed Goode to a one year contract.[10]

Personal life[edit]

Goode married Monica Cayce on November 1, 2014, where his groomsmen included teammates Tim Masthay, Aaron Rodgers and Mason Crosby.[11] In July 2015, they became the proud parents of a healthy baby.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Eight undrafted rookies lined up". Jaguars.com. April 29, 2007. Retrieved August 2, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Jaguars Sign Reyes; Waive Goode". Jaguars.com. August 20, 2007. Retrieved August 2, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Jaguars Sign Kennedy". Jaguars.com. March 5, 2008. Retrieved August 2, 2016. 
  4. ^ "Jaguars Waived Five". Jaguars.com. June 16, 2008. Retrieved August 2, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Green Bay Packers: Brett Goode". Packers.com. Retrieved August 2, 2016. 
  6. ^ a b McIntyre, Brian (October 26, 2012). "Packers sign long-snapper Brett Goode to three-year extension". Sports.Yahoo.com. Retrieved August 2, 2016. 
  7. ^ "LS Brett Goode placed on injured reserve". Packers.com. December 22, 2015. Retrieved August 2, 2016. 
  8. ^ Demovsky, Rob (December 22, 2015). "Packers lose reliable long-snapper Brett Goode; replace him with a rookie". ESPN.com. Retrieved August 10, 2016. 
  9. ^ "Packers sign LS Goode; claim RB Pressley". Packers.com. 
  10. ^ "Packers sign LS Brett Goode". Packers.com. August 12, 2017. 
  11. ^ "Real Arkansas Wedding: 'Amazing Race's' Monica Cayce & Green Bay's Brett Goode". ArkansasBride.com. January 16, 2015. Retrieved August 10, 2016. 

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