Team

George Winn
RB #38
Height:
5-11
Weight:
215
Age:
24
College:
Cincinnati
Experience:
2
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesRushingReceivingFumbles
GGSAttYdsAvgLngTDRecYdsAvgLongTDFUMLost
TOTAL 19 73 3.8 16 0 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
2014 DET 12 0 19 73 3.8 16 0 0 0 -- -- 0 -- --

No Data

No Data

No Data

No Data

Biography

A Michigan native and first-year running back who comes to Detroit after seeing time on the practice squad with the Oakland Raiders, Pittsburgh Steelers and Dallas Cowboys in 2013.

TRANSACTIONS

  • Signed by the Lions to the active roster from the practice squad on September 30, 2014.
  • Signed by the Lions to the practice squad on August 31, 2014.
  • Signed by the Detroit Lions as a free agent on July 17, 2014.
  • Released by the Cowboys on December 17, 2013.
  • Signed by the Dallas Cowboys to the practice squad on December 4, 2013.
  • Released by the Steelers on November 19, 2013.
  • Signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers to the practice squad on October 23, 2013.
  • Released by the Raiders on October 15, 2013.
  • Signed by the Oakland Raiders to the practice squad on October 2, 2013.
  • Released by the Patriots on August 31, 2013.
  • Signed by the New England Patriots as a free agent on June 17, 2013.
  • Released by the Texans on May 15, 2013.
  • Signed by the Houston Texans as an undrafted rookie free agent on May 10, 2013.

PRO
A Michigan native and first-year running back who comes to Detroit after seeing time on the practice squad with the Oakland Raiders, Pittsburgh Steelers and Dallas Cowboys in 2013.

2014: Began the 2014 season on the practice squad before joining the active roster on September 30. Finished the season with 19 carries for 73 yards and a long of 16 yards.

  • Signed from Lions practice squad to the active roster on September 30 and saw his first NFL action in Week 5 vs. Buffalo (10/5). Finished his first NFL game with 11 carries for 48 yards (4.4 avg).
  • Carried the ball one time for two yards in Week 8 at Atlanta (10/26).
  • Had one carry for five yards in Week 16 at Chicago (12/21).

COLLEGE
Played in 37 career games during his collegiate career at Cincinnati, carrying the ball 321 times for 1,710 rushing yards (5.32 avg) and 13 touchdowns. Added 19 catches for 159 yards (8.36 avg) to his career total.

2012: Set career highs in rushing yards (165), attempts (30) and total touchdowns (4) against Syracuse (11/3) and was named BIG EAST Football Offensive Player of the Week.

  • Totaled 119 yards rushing on 21 carries while adding two rushing touchdowns against USF.
  • Rushed 16 times for 128 yards and two touchdowns against Miami (OH).
  • Ran for 95 yards on 11 touches, including a 58-yard touchdown scoring run on the opening drive against Pittsburgh (9/6).

2011: Against Vanderbilt, he rushed for 78 total yards and 1 touchdown on six carries.

2010: Made his only appearance of the season against Southeast Missouri State, carrying five times for 12 yards. Also had a reception for 19 yards.

2009: Redshirted.

PERSONAL
Attended University of Detroit Jesuit (Mich.) High School where he was a three-year letterman under Coach Paul Windham. As a running back, earned First-Team Detroit All-Catholic League honors, Detroit News All-Metro Second Team honors and ranked as No. 35 Blue Chip by the Detroit News.

  • Son of George and Verita Winn.
  • Cousin, Derrick Mason, spent over 10 years in the League.
  • Majored in exploratory studies.

WINN'S SINGLE-GAME BESTS

  • Rushing Attempts: 11 vs. Buf 10/5/14
  • Rushing Yards: 48 vs. Buf 10/5/14
  • Long Rush: 16 vs. Buf 10/5/14

Recent Articles

Recent Videos

Photos