Donnie Green

Donnie Green

Birth
Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Death 28 Aug 2019 (aged 71)
Burial Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 202522345 · View Source
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Professional Football Player. For eight seasons (1971 to 1978), he played at the offensive tackle position in the National Football League with the Buffalo Bills, Philadelphia Eagles and Detroit Lions. Born Donald Gerard Green, he was raised in Virginia where he played football and basketball at Crestwood High School. He played collegiate football at Purdue University and achieved All American honors in 1970. Selected by the Buffalo Bills during the 1970 NFL Draft, he totaled 92 career regular season games. Along with Hall of Fame guard Joe DeLamielleure, and Reggie McKenzie, Green formed the Bills' offensive line nicknamed "The Electric Company" who provided blocking for O.J. Simpson.

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  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 28 Aug 2019
  • Find A Grave Memorial 202522345
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Donnie Green (12 Jul 1948–28 Aug 2019), Find A Grave Memorial no. 202522345, citing Hillcrest Memorial Gardens and Chapel Mausoleum, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .