Greg Boone

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Greg Boone
No. 36
Position: Fullback
Personal information
Born: (1986-01-14) January 14, 1986 (age 32)
Chesapeake, Virginia
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 289 lb (131 kg)
Career information
High school: Chesapeake (VA) Oscar F. Smith
College: Virginia Tech
Career history
Career highlights and awards

Bowl games:

Career Arena statistics
Rush attempts: 5
Rushing yards: 12
Receptions: 3
Receiving yards: 19
TDs: 0
Player stats at

Greg Boone (born September 14, 1986) is a former American football fullback. He originally went to Virginia Tech as a quarterback and made the move to tight end during the 2006 season.[1] He still received time as a quarterback, primarily in the "Wild Turkey" formation, Virginia Tech's version of the Wildcat formation.[2]

High school[edit]

Boone played safety and quarterback in high school. He was ranked by as the No. 36 athlete in the country and twelfth in the state of Virginia.[3] During his senior year, he had 70 completions out of 120 attempts, 1,400 yards passing, three interceptions and eight rushing Touchdowns.[4]



Boone was redshirted his first year at Virginia Tech, and spent the year working with the scout team. He won "Super Iron Hokie" honors, a team award for the weight room.[5]


After the redshirt Boone was moved from Quarterback to Tight End.[1] He made his first start against Northeastern for 39 plays. He caught one pass for five yards. He made his first college touchdown in a game against North Carolina after catching a 41 yard pass. During a game against Kent State, he suffered an ankle injury 13 plays into the game and ended up missing the game against Wake Forest.[6] He finished the season with five catches, sixty-eight yards, and one touchdown. During the spring practices, he won the team most improved award.[6]


Boone started every game of the 2007–2008 season except for one.[2] After the game against the Florida State Seminoles, Quarterbacks Sean Glennon and Tyrod Taylor suffered high ankle sprains, and Boone finished the game as Quarterback.


  1. ^ a b "Greg Boone". Retrieved 2009-05-02. 
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  3. ^ "Greg Boone's Recruit Page on". Retrieved 2009-05-02. 
  4. ^ " Boone Profile". 2004. Retrieved 2009-05-13. 
  5. ^ "Greg Boone". Retrieved 2009-05-13. 
  6. ^ a b "Boone's page at". Blacksburg, Va. Retrieved 2009-09-24.