| Tight end|
| Beatrice (NE)|
| (1987-12-07) December 7, 1987 (age 28)|
American football tight end
University of Nebraska Omaha
Kristen Higgins, Kirk Higgins
81 (New Orleans Saints / Tight end), 47 (Minnesota Vikings / Tight end)
Michael Higgins (American football) Wikipedia
Michael Higgins (born December 7, 1987) is a former American football tight end. He was signed by the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent in 2011. He played college football at Nebraska-Omaha.
Higgins was signed as a free agent by the New Orleans Saints on July 27, 2011. He was waived on September 3, 2011, and re-signed to the team's practice squad.
He was signed by the Vikings on July 23, 2014 and was released on August 26, after he proved incapable of duplicating his 40-inch vertical leap from his pro day.