Green played 31 games and done 11 starts for a Indianapolis Colts over a prior dual seasons. The Colts expelled him on Sept. 1 in a rebate from a 90-player preseason register to strech a regular-season extent of 53.
Coming out of Sylacauga, Green had dual grant offers from schools in a Power 5 conferences — Auburn and Clemson. Green arrived during Clemson as a far-reaching receiver, and he held dual passes as a freshman. In his sophomore season, Green switched to safety. As a junior, he became a starter, and a Tigers went all a approach to a CFP championship game, where they mislaid to Alabama. Green afterwards left for a NFL with a year of eligibility remaining.
The Colts comparison Green in a second turn of a 2016 NFL Draft.
Green is partial of a bustling week on a NFL exchange handle for players with Alabama football roots.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers sealed defensive tackle Rakeem Nunez-Roches (Central-Phenix City) for their active register on Tuesday. A sixth-round collect of Kansas City in 2015, Nunez-Roches started 11 games for a Chiefs final season.
Also returning to an NFL active register this week is New Orleans Saints using back Mark Ingram (Alabama). Ingram was suspended for a initial 4 games of a 2018 deteriorate for violating a league’s Policy on Performance-Enhancing Substances.
Three other players from Alabama high schools and colleges have returned to a NFL as practice-squad members this week.
Cornerback Kalan Reed (Briarwood Christian), a Mr. Irrelevant of a 2016 NFL Draft as a final actor picked, assimilated a Seahawks’ use squad. Reed played in 7 games over a past dual seasons for a Tennessee Titans.
Offensive tackle Jylan Ware (Valley, Alabama State) assimilated a New York Giants’ use squad. A seventh-round preference by Oakland in a 2017 NFL Draft, Ware played in one diversion for a Raiders as a rookie.
Each NFL group can have a use patrol of as many 10 players, who can use with a group though can't play in games. Only players on a active register are authorised to do that.
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On a other side of a exchange ledger, 3 players with Alabama football roots mislaid their NFL spots.
The Carolina Panthers expelled far-reaching receiver DeAndrew White (Alabama) off their use patrol on Monday. White assimilated Carolina on Sept. 11 after being expelled by a Houston Texans during a finish of a preseason. He played in dual games with Houston in 2017 and 4 games with a San Francisco 49ers in 2015.
The Colts waived safety Robenson Therezie (Auburn) off harmed haven on Monday. He’d been on harmed haven given Sept. 2. Therezie’s NFL career started as a audition actor during a Atlanta Falcons’ rookie minicamp in 2015. He played in 25 games for a Falcons in 2015 and 2016.
Mark Inabinett is a sports contributor for Alabama Media Group. Follow him on Twitter @AMarkG1.