Greg Montgomery

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Greg Montgomery
Born: (1964-10-29) October 29, 1964 (age 54)
Morristown, New Jersey
Career information
Position(s)Punter
CollegeMichigan State
High schoolRed Bank Regional
(Little Silver, New Jersey)
NFL draft1988 / Round: 3 / Pick 72
Career history
As player
1988–1993Houston Oilers
1994Detroit Lions
1996–1997Baltimore Ravens
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls1

Greg Montgomery (born October 29, 1964) is a former National Football League punter from (1988-1997) for the Houston Oilers, Detroit Lions and Baltimore Ravens.

Raised in Shrewsbury, New Jersey, Montgomery played football at Red Bank Regional High School, where he had hoped to be a linebacker rather than a punter.[1]

In his nine NFL seasons, he led the NFL in yards per punt average three times (1990, 1992, 1993), was selected to one Pro Bowl and finished his career with 22,831 punting yards and 120 punts inside the opponents 20 yard line. He is on the Michigan State University All-Time team. His longest punt 77 yards with the Houston Oilers.[2]

Post Playing Career[edit]

In 2003 Montgomery started ZenPunt 5.0 and is the President/CEO [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ McKee, Sandra. "A level field Ravens: Punter Greg Montgomery has struggled with the emotional highs and lows of bipolar disorder, but so far, he has adjusted successfully", The Baltimore Sun, December 18, 1997. Accessed October 8, 2018. "Montgomery spent his early childhood in Shrewsbury, N.J., the son of a Wall Street investment banker.... At Red Bank (N.J.) High, he refused to wear his letter jacket his junior year because it had a 'P' on it for punter."
  2. ^ "Greg Montgomery: Career Stats". NFL. Retrieved 29 December 2013.
  3. ^ "Linkedin". Gregory Montgomery. Retrieved 29 December 2013.

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