Greg Jenkins

Greg Jenkins (born August 23, 1989) is an American football wide receiver who is currently a free agent. He signed with the Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent immediately following the conclusion of the 2013 NFL Draft. He played college football at Alabama State. He has also been a member of the Jacksonville Jaguars and Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL).

Greg Jenkins
Free agent
Position:Wide receiver
Personal information
Born: (1989-08-23) August 23, 1989 (age 30)
Dade City, Florida
Height:6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight:208 lb (94 kg)
Career information
High school:Wesley Chapel High School
College:Alabama State
Undrafted:2013
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Professional careerEdit

Oakland RaidersEdit

Jenkins signed by Raiders as undrafted free agent on May 13, 2013.[1] On November 23, 2013, he was promoted from the practice squad.[2] On November 28, 2013 against the Dallas Cowboys in which he scored a fumble return touchdown on the opening kickoff.[3] The Raiders waived/injured Jenkins on August 26, 2014.[4]

Jacksonville JaguarsEdit

Jenkins was signed by the Jaguars on July 24, 2015.[5] He was released on an injury settlement by the Jaguars on September 2, 2015 in order to make room for Connor Hamlett to add tight end depth after an injury to starter Julius Thomas.[6]

Hamilton Tiger-CatsEdit

Greg Jenkins spent part of the 2017 CFL off-season trying to make the roster for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) before being released on May 1, 2017 as teams trimmed their rosters down to 75 players.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Former Alabama State standout Greg Jenkins signs three-year contract with Oakland Raiders". al.com. Retrieved May 13, 2013.
  2. ^ "Jenkins signed from practice squad". espn.go.com. Retrieved November 23, 2013.
  3. ^ "Former Alabama State standout Greg Jenkins scores first career TD for Oakland Raidersd". al.com. Retrieved November 28, 2013.
  4. ^ Raiders Announce Transactions
  5. ^ "Jaguars sign wide receiver Greg Jenkins; roster at 90 players". jaguars.com. Retrieved July 24, 2015.
  6. ^ "Jaguars Re-Sign TE Connor Hamlett, Release WR Greg Jenkins From I.R." nfltraderumors.co. Retrieved September 2, 2015.
  7. ^ "Roster Roundup: Teams make cuts as May deadline hits". CFL.ca. May 1, 2017. Retrieved May 2, 2017.

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