Timothy John Green (born December 16, 1963) is a former linebacker and defensive end with the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League, a commentator for National Public Radio, the former host of A Current Affair on Fox, and a best-selling author.
Green was born in Liverpool, New York
. He graduated from Syracuse University
in 1986 with a degree in business administration
, and was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame
in 2002. He was the Falcons' first-round draft selection in 1986 and played for them through 1993.
Green graduated from Syracuse University College of Law in 1994. He has written suspense novels and other books and has served as a color commentator for the NFL on FOX. His book Football Genius made The New York Times best-seller list of children's chapter books.
Green has been reported to be considering a run for elective office in 2008 -- a campaign for the New York State Senate seat in the Syracuse area currently held by Republican John DeFrancisco.
- 1996 Outlaws
- 1999 Double Reverse
- 1999 The Red Zone
- 1999 Titans
- 1999 Ruffians
- 2001 The Letter of the Law
- 2003 The Fourth Perimeter
- 2004 The Fifth Angel
- 2005 The First 48
- 2005 Exact Revenge
- 2006 Football Genius
- 2006 Kingdom Come
- 2007 American Outrage ISBN 978-0446577434
- Bloodlines, to be released.
- Football Hero (scheduled for release in 2008)