A.J. Green

A.J. Green

A.J. Green Player Overview

After losing 6 games to a hamstring tear in 2016, Green returned to play a full 16 games for the 4th time in 6 years. He has also topped 130 targets each of those years and 1,000 receiving yards in 6 of 7 seasons. Green needs to rebound from his fewest receptions per game since his rookie year and career lows in yards per game and catch rate. The Bengals offense on whole tanked in 2017.


Chance of Injury in 2020: question mark 53.6%
Chance of Injury per Game: question mark 4.7%
Projected Games missed for 2020: question mark 1.9
Durability: question mark 4

Low Risk


A.J. Green Injury History

Date League Injury Details
Jul 27, 2019 NFL Pedal Ankle (high) Sprain Grade 3 Green initially suffered his injury on the first day of training camp and it seemed like he might return for the team’s final two games before shutting himself down, then shifting to injured reserve for the final week.
Dec 2, 2018 NFL Pedal Toe Sprain Green aggravated his right toe injury and missed the final 4 games of the season.
Oct 28, 2018 NFL Pedal Toe Sprain Green missed 3 games with an injury to his right big toe.
Sep 23, 2018 NFL Inguinal Groin Pull Grade 1 Green injured his groin in Week 3 but was able to play the following week.
Nov 20, 2016 NFL Thigh Hamstring Tear Grade 3 Green tore his right hamstring in Week 11 and missed the rest of the season. He landed on IR in Week 17, despite reportedly wanting to play over the final 2 weeks.
Dec 19, 2015 NFL Back Tailbone Bruise The Bengals added Green to the Week 15 injury report with an unspecified back issue after a Saturday walkthrough. He played in the game but left in the 3rd quarter, then played again in Week 16.
Dec 28, 2014 NFL Head Cranial Concussion Grade 1 Green took a nasty hit from Steelers S Mike Mitchell in Week 17. He missed the Wild Card Round playoff loss with a concussion.
Dec 22, 2014 NFL Arm Green sustained a bruised right biceps in Week 16 and was in and out of that game. He played through it in Week 17 as well.
Oct 8, 2014 NFL Pedal Toe Turf Toe Green aggravated the injury to his right big toe in Wednesday practice for Week 6. He missed that week's game plus the following 2.
Sep 7, 2014 NFL Pedal Toe Turf Toe Green suffered "something like turf toe" in his right foot early in the season opener. He played through it then but made it through just 6 snaps in Week 2.
Jul 25, 2013 NFL Knee Strain Grade 1 Green hurt his left knee in a July 25 camp practice. He returned to practice Aug. 14 and missed the 1st 2 preseason games.
Nov 13, 2011 NFL Knee Strain Grade 1 Green hyperextended his right knee against the Steelers and missed the following game.
Nov 14, 2009 Non-NFL Shoulder A/C Joint Sprain Green hurt his left shoulder against Auburn and missed the next 2 games. He returned for the Independence Bowl.
Oct 31, 2009 Non-NFL Chest Lung Bruise Green missed 1 game with a bruised lung.