Cullen Jenkins

Player of American Football
Born Jan 20, 1981

Cullen Darome Jenkins is an American football defensive tackle for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League (NFL). He was signed by the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2003. He played college football at Central Michigan. He is the younger brother of former Carolina Panthers and New York Jets defensive tackle Kris Jenkins.… Read More

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Cullen Jenkins.

  • Eagles Cut Nnamdi After 2 Years
    Huffington Post Sports - Mar 12, 2013
  • Report: Giants Sign Dt Jenkins To Three Year Deal
    Fox News - Mar 11, 2013
  • Mc Clain Ranks Top Nfl Free Agents
    Houston Chronicle - Mar 09, 2013
  • Philadelphia Eagles Start To Shed Players
    Bryn Mawr- Gladwyne Patch - Mar 01, 2013


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Cullen Jenkins.


1981 Birth Born on January 20, 1981.


2003 22 Years Old He was signed by the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2003. … Read More
2004 23 Years Old From 2004 to November 2006, Jenkins was the backup for Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila, and took over the starting role the final month of the 2006 season.
2006 25 Years Old As the starter for the last month of games, he recorded a career-high 6½ sacks that year, including his first three-sack game vs. Detroit on December 17, 2006.
2007 26 Years Old 1 More Event
On February 26, 2007, Jenkins signed a four year, $16 million contract extension.
2008 27 Years Old 1 More Event
In the 2008 season, the Packers decided to start Jenkins instead of Gbaja-Biamila for the second season in a row.
2009 28 Years Old In the 2009 season Jenkins returned as a starting defensive end because the Packers had switched from a 4-3 to a 3-4 defense. … Read More
2010 29 Years Old In the 2010 season Jenkins missed 5 games with a calf injury, but returned by the end of the season to win Super Bowl XLV with the Packers.


2011 30 Years Old 1 More Event
The Philadelphia Eagles signed Jenkins to a five-year, $25 million contract on July 30, 2011.
2012 31 Years Old He agreed to a restructured contract on February 21, 2012, with the new contract running through the 2014 season instead of the 2015 season.
Original Authors of this text are noted on
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.