Tim Green

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Tim Green
Born(1963-12-16) December 16, 1963 (age 51)
Liverpool, New York
OccupationSports commentator, attorney, author, former linebacker
Years active1991–present
Website
www.timgreenbooks.com
 
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Tim Green
Born(1963-12-16) December 16, 1963 (age 51)
Liverpool, New York
OccupationSports commentator, attorney, author, former linebacker
Years active1991–present
Website
www.timgreenbooks.com
Tim Green
No. 99
Linebacker / Defensive End
Personal information
Date of birth: (1963-12-16) December 16, 1963 (age 51)
Place of birth: Liverpool, New York
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)Weight: 249 lb (113 kg)
Career information
College: Syracuse
NFL Draft: 1986 / Round: 1 / Pick: 17
Debuted in 1986 for the Atlanta Falcons
Last played in 1993 for the Atlanta Falcons
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Tackles--
Quarterback sacks24.0
Pass deflections--
Interceptions--
Forced fumbles--
Touchdowns--
Stats at pro-football-reference.com

Timothy John "Tim" Green (born December 16, 1963) is a former American football player, a radio and television personality, and currently a best-selling author. He was a linebacker and defensive end with the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League, a commentator for National Public Radio, the former host of the 2005 revival of A Current Affair on Fox.

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Green graduated from Syracuse University College of Law in 1994. While in attendance, he was named a two-time Academic All American. [1] After graduating Tim was drafted 17th overall by the Atlanta Falcons in the 1986 NFL Draft. [2]He has written suspense novels and other books and has served as a commentator for the NFL on Fox. His book Football Genius made The New York Times best-seller list of children's chapter books.[3]

Tim Green is a practicing lawyer with the firm Hiscock & Barclay in New York State. He recently was a co-host "Find My Family" with Lisa Joyner on ABC Television.[4]

In January 2010, Green was named the varsity football coach at Skaneateles High School in Skaneateles, New York.[5]

In December of the same year, Green was named a 2011 winner of the NCAA Silver Anniversary Award, given annually to six former NCAA student-athletes for distinguished career accomplishment on the 25th anniversary of their college graduation.[6]

In May 2014, Attorney Green partnered with former Assistant District Attorney Scott Brenneck. Their unique firm, Team Green Lawyers, PLLC, is assembled of former prosecutors that are now working privately and offering Criminal Defense Services. Green's reputation of giving outstanding legal services works hand-in-hand with Brenneck's knowledge and firsthand experience from the court room. [7]

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