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Cory Greenwood | Linebacker

Team: Detroit Lions
Age / DOB:  (29) / 6/5/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 235
College: Concordia (OR)
Contract: view contract details

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Lions waived/injured LB Cory Greenwood.
Greenwood was claimed off waivers from the Chiefs in May. Greenwood appeared in all 16 games each of the past three seasons. He's a special teamer. Mon, Aug 19, 2013 11:25:00 AM

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Lions claimed LB Cory Greenwood and G Derek Hardman off waivers from the Chiefs and Bucs, respectively.

Detroit is picking up other clubs' unwanted pieces as it attempts to fill out its 90-man offseason roster. Both of these guys will be cut by the fall.
Fri, May 3, 2013 05:19:00 PM

Chiefs waived LB Cory Greenwood, QB Alex Tanney, and OL Bryan Mattison.

Greenwood appeared in all 48 games since signing as an undrafted free agent prior to 2010, making 29 tackles as a pure special teams player. Tanney was one of five quarterbacks on the roster.
Thu, May 2, 2013 03:57:00 PM

Chiefs have agreed to terms on a four-year, $2.75 million extension with LB Cory Greenwood.

Scheduled to be an exclusive rights free agent, Greenwood led Chiefs special teamers with 12 tackles in 2011. Undrafted out of Concordia University in Canada, Greenwood has been a core special teamer since signing in Kansas City two years ago.
Fri, Jan 6, 2012 08:57:00 AM

Chiefs re-signed exclusive rights free agent LB Cory Greenwood to a one-year contract.

Undrafted out of Concordia University in Montreal last year, Greenwood emerged as a core special teamer as a rookie. He'll try to work his way into a reserve linebacker job this time around.
Fri, Mar 4, 2011 11:29:00 AM

Chiefs signed LB Cory Greenwood.

Greenwood, winner of the President's Trophy as the best defensive player in Canada at Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec, was selected by the Toronto Argonauts with the third overall pick in the CFL draft. He wants to try his hand at the NFL before signing with Toronto. Greenwood would be a special teamer if he makes the Chiefs.
Tue, May 18, 2010 01:59:00 PM

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