Gregory Ducre (born January 22, 1992) is an American football cornerback for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at the University of Washington. He signed with the San Diego Chargers as an undrafted free agent in 2014.

He was also a member of the Washington Redskins and the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League.

 

 

Professional career

San Diego Chargers

On May 10, 2014, Ducre signed with the San Diego Chargers after going unselected in the 2014 NFL Draft.[2] He was waived by the team on August 30 for final roster cuts, but was signed to their practice squad the next day.[3]

Washington Redskins

The Washington Redskins signed Ducre off the Chargers' practice squad on October 8, 2014. He recorded his first career interception against San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick after filling in for an injured Tracy Porter, who started in place for an inactive David Amerson.[5] He was released by the team on December 9, 2014.

Second stint with Chargers

After being released by the Redskins, the Chargers signed Ducre to their practice squad. He was promoted to the active roster on December 15, 2014.[6]

BC Lions

Ducre signed to the BC Lions practice roster October 18, 2016, but was allowed to try out with the Indianapolis Colts during October.[10]

Pittsburgh Steelers

On January 30, 2017, Ducre signed a reserve/future contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers.[11] He was waived/injured by the Steelers on August 23, 2017 and placed on injured reserve.[12]