Christopher Milton

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Christopher Milton
No. 31 – New York Giants
Position:Cornerback
Personal information
Born: (1992-09-15) September 15, 1992 (age 28)
Folkston, Georgia
Height:5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight:190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school:Charlton County (Folkston)
College:Georgia Tech
Undrafted:2016
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2020
Tackles:35
Pass deflections:2
Fumble recoveries:2
Player stats at NFL.com

Christopher Devon Milton (born September 15, 1992) is an American football cornerback for the New York Giants of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Georgia Tech. He has also played for the Indianapolis Colts and the Tennessee Titans.

College career[edit]

Milton played in 53 games with 33 starts at Georgia Tech collecting 96 tackles, three tackles for loss, one forced fumble, 14 passes defensed and five interceptions.

Professional career[edit]

Indianapolis Colts[edit]

Milton was signed by the Indianapolis Colts as an undrafted free agent on May 2, 2016.[1] He was released on September 3, 2016 and was signed to the practice squad the next day.[2][3] He was promoted to the active roster on November 19, 2016.[4]

On March 12, 2019, Milton re-signed with the Colts.[5] He was waived on September 1, 2019.[6]

Tennessee Titans[edit]

On September 2, 2019, Milton was claimed off waivers by the Tennessee Titans.[7] On November 26, 2019, Milton was placed on injured reserve. [8]

On March 12, 2020, Milton was re-signed by the Titans.[9] He was released during final roster cuts on September 5, 2020,[10] but re-signed with the team the next day.[11] On December 24, 2020, Milton was placed on injured reserve.[12] Milton was released by the Titans on February 25, 2021.[13]

New York Giants[edit]

On March 30, 2021, Milton was signed by the New York Giants.[14]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Indianapolis Colts Agree to Terms with 21 Undrafted Free Agents". Blogs.Colts.com. May 2, 2016. Retrieved November 19, 2016.
  2. ^ "Indianapolis Colts Make Roster Moves". Blogs.Colts.com. September 3, 2016. Retrieved November 19, 2016.
  3. ^ "Indianapolis Colts Sign Nine Players to Practice Squad". Blogs.Colts.com. September 4, 2016. Retrieved November 19, 2016.
  4. ^ "Indianapolis Colts Make Roster Moves". Blogs.Colts.com. November 19, 2016.
  5. ^ Williams, Charean (March 12, 2019). "Colts keeping Chris Milton on one-year deal". Pro Football Talk. NBC Sports.
  6. ^ Walker, Andrew (September 1, 2019). "Colts Claim CB Ryan Lewis Off Waivers; Sign Six To Practice Squad". Colts.com.
  7. ^ Wyatt, Jim (September 2, 2019). "Titans Claim Former Colts DB Chris Milton Off Waivers". TitansOnline.com.
  8. ^ Wyatt, Jim (November 26, 2019). "Titans Promote OLB Derick Roberson, DB Kareem Orr to 53-Man Roster; Place OLB Cameron Wake, DB Chris Milton on Injured Reserve". TitansOnline.com. Retrieved November 26, 2019.
  9. ^ Wyatt, Jim (March 12, 2020). "Titans Release OLB Cameron Wake and RB Dion Lewis". TitansOnline.com.
  10. ^ Wyatt, Jim (September 5, 2020). "Roster Moves: Titans Trim Roster to 53 Players". TennesseeTitans.com.
  11. ^ Wyatt, Jim. "Titans Agree to Terms with RB Senorise Perry, CB Chris Milton". tennesseetitans.com. Tennessee Titans. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  12. ^ Wyatt, Jim (December 24, 2020). "Titans Make Several Roster Moves, Including Promoting OLB Wyatt Ray to Active Roster". TennesseeTitans.com.
  13. ^ Wyatt, Jim (February 25, 2021). "Titans Release WR Adam Humphries, Part Ways With DBs Chris Milton and Breon Borders, While Adding Former 49ers DL Jullian Taylor". TenneseeTitans.com.
  14. ^ "Giants sign three more free agents, including 2 Titans DBs". APNews.com. March 31, 2021. Retrieved March 31, 2021.

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