T. J. Conley

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T. J. Conley
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Conley on the sidelines in 2011.
No. -- Free agent
Position: Punter
Personal information
Date of birth: (1985-08-29) August 29, 1985 (age 31)
Place of birth: Tacoma, Washington
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 212 lb (96 kg)
Career information
College: Idaho
Undrafted: 2009
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Punts: 92
Punt Yards: 3,926
Punting Yard Average: 42.7
Player stats at NFL.com

Timothy Joseph “T. J.” Conley Jr. (born August 29, 1985)[1] is an American football punter who currently is a free agent. He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the New York Jets in 2009. He played college football at Idaho.

Professional career[edit]

New York Jets[edit]

Conley was signed to a future contract on January 7, 2011.[2] Conley competed with punter Chris Bryan to determine the eventual replacement for former incumbent Steve Weatherford. Conley was named the starter heading into the 2011 season on August 30, 2011.[3] Conley was waived on September 4, 2012.[4]

Minnesota Vikings[edit]

Conley signed with the Minnesota Vikings on January 9, 2013. He was released on April 29, 2013.

Cleveland Browns[edit]

Conley signed with the Cleveland Browns on May 14, 2013. He was waived on August 22, 2013.[5]

Cincinnati Bengals[edit]

On April 16, 2014 Conley signed with the Cincinnati Bengals.

Personal[edit]

Conley was born to Laurie and Timothy Conley.[6] Conley married his fiancée Tassie Souhrada in 2010. The couple has a son, Brayden Patrick Conley, and a daughter, McKenzie Claire Conley.[7] He now works as a coach at Joel E. Ferris High School in Spokane, Washington.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "T. J. Conley". CBS Sports. Archived from the original on January 7, 2011. Retrieved January 7, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Jets sign Drew Willy, T.J. Conley". Yahoo! Sports. January 7, 2011. Archived from the original on January 7, 2011. Retrieved January 7, 2011. 
  3. ^ Cimini, Rich (August 30, 2011). "Nick Folk, T.J. Conley win jobs". ESPN. Archived from the original on September 13, 2011. Retrieved September 1, 2011. 
  4. ^ Orr, Conor (4 September 2012). "Jets release punter T.J. Conley, add former Chargers P Robert Malone, re-sign DT Marcus Dixon". The Star-Ledger. Archived from the original on 4 September 2012. Retrieved 4 September 2012. 
  5. ^ Wilkening, Mike (August 22, 2013). "Browns waive punter T.J. Conley". NBCSports.com. Retrieved August 23, 2013. 
  6. ^ "T.J. Conley". Idaho Vandals. Archived from the original on March 5, 2012. Retrieved September 13, 2011. 
  7. ^ Buchan, Jim (September 13, 2011). "Jets' Conley proof positive patience pays off". Tri-City Herald. The McClatchy Company. Archived from the original on September 13, 2011. Retrieved September 13, 2011. 

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