Orie Lemon

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Orie Lemon
No. -- Free agent
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-09-09) September 9, 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth: Houston, Texas
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 243 lb (110 kg)
Career information
High school: Jack Yates (TX)
College: Oklahoma State
Undrafted: 2011
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics as of 2014
Tackles: 28
Sacks: 0.0
Forced Fumbles: 0
Stats at NFL.com

Orie Lemon (born September 9, 1987) is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Dallas Cowboys as an undrafted free agent in 2011. He played college football at Oklahoma State University.

Professional career[edit]

Dallas Cowboys (first stint)[edit]

Lemon was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Dallas Cowboys after the 2011 NFL draft. He was waived on September 3 and signed to the practice squad.

He was released on August 31, 2012 and later signed to the practice squad. He was promoted to the active roster on September 22. On November 7, he was placed on the injured reserve list with a hamstring injury.

Kansas City Chiefs (first stint)[edit]

On April 18, 2013, he was signed as a free agent by the Kansas City Chiefs. He was cut on August 31.

Arizona Cardinals[edit]

On October 08, 2013, he was signed by the Arizona Cardinals to their practice squad.

Dallas Cowboys (second stint)[edit]

The Dallas Cowboys signed him from the Cardinals practice squad on November 21, 2013. He was released on December 14.

Lemon was re-signed as a free agent on December 17, 2013. He was waived/injured by the Cowboys on August 30, 2014. He cleared waivers and became a free agent on September 12, 2014.[1]

Kansas City Chiefs (second stint)[edit]

On October 15, 2014, he was signed by the Kansas City Chiefs to the practice squad.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers[edit]

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed him from the Chiefs practice squad on October 23, 2014 and went on to play in 10 games (3 starts). He was cut on August 27, 2015.


  1. ^ "Orie Lemon". kffl.com. Retrieved October 2, 2014.