Freddie Martino

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Freddie Martino
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Martino with the Atlanta Falcons
No. 16 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Position: Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1991-09-07) September 7, 1991 (age 28)
Place of birth: North, South Carolina
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight: 195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High school: North (SC)
College: North Greenville
Undrafted: 2014
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Freddie Martino (born September 7, 1991) is an American football wide receiver for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at North Greenville University and attended North High School in North, South Carolina.[1] He has been a member of the Atlanta Falcons and Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League. Tampa Bay signed Martino on May 11 2016.

College career

Martino played for the North Greenville Crusaders from 2010 to 2013. He recorded 296 receptions for 3,766 yards and 26 touchdowns while scoring 5 rushing touchdowns in 48 career games.[2]

Professional career

Atlanta Falcons

Martino was signed by the Atlanta Falcons on May 13, 2014 after going undrafted in the 2014 NFL Draft. He was released by the Falcons on August 29, 2014 and signed to the team's practice squad on September 1, 2014.[3] He made his NFL debut on October 19, 2014 against the Baltimore Ravens.[4] Martino was released by the Falcons on November 21, 2014. He was re-signed to the Falcons' practice squad on November 25, 2014. He was released by the Falcons on August 7, 2015.[3]

Philadelphia Eagles

Martino signed with the Philadelphia Eagles on August 10, 2015.[3] He was released by the Eagles on September 5 and signed to the team's practice squad on September 6, 2015.[5][6] He was released by the team on May 2, 2016.[7]

References

  1. "All Star Bowl gives NGU's Freddie Martino shot at national audience". greenvilleonline.com. February 12, 2014. Retrieved October 20, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. Kornblut, Phil (May 11, 2014). "Falcons grab North Greenville receiver as a free agent". sportstalksc.com. Retrieved October 20, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
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  5. Shorr-Parks, Eliot (September 5, 2015). "Eagles announce release of Tim Tebow, Diaheem Watkins and 22 others". nj.com. Retrieved September 5, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  6. Shorr-Parks, Eliot (September 6, 2015). "Eagles sign Raheem Mostert, 9 others to practice squad". nj.com. Archived from the original on September 7, 2015. Retrieved September 7, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  7. "FREDDIE MARTINO". foxsports.com. Archived from the original on May 2, 2016. Retrieved May 2, 2016. <templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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