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Jerry Gibson
Jerry  Gibson

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Theodore, Ala.

High School:
Theodore HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 260

Position:
DL

Experience:
1 Letter

Major:
Business and Marketing Education


04/06/2017

2017 Spring Preview: Defensive Line

All-Big Ten tackle Steven Richardson should anchor Minnesota's defensive line

04/01/2016

Spring Preview: Defensive Line

Gophers have 15 members on its defensive line this spring

08/09/2015

2015 Position Preview: Tight Ends, Fullbacks

One senior and eight underclassmen highlight group of tight ends, while two veterans form fullback pairing

PRONUNCIATION:

2017 JUNIOR SEASON: Saw action against Buffalo, Oregon State and Middle Tennessee. 

2016 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Played in four games and made two tackles. Game-by-Game: Played against Oregon State and registered his first collegiate tackle • played against Indiana State and made one tackle • saw action against Colorado State and Illinois. 

2015 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Played in one game, as he made his Minnesota and collegiate debut against Kent State where he played on special teams • moved from tight end to defensive end during the season. 

2014:
Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Theodore High School • rushed 77 times for 509 yards, while also catching 18 passes for 280 yards and seven touchdowns • passed for three touchdowns as a senior • notched 18 tackles on defense including five sacks • broke up two passes, caused three fumbles and also recovered one fumble • coached by Eric Collier • ESPN listed him as a three-star recruit, 19th best tight end/H-back recruit in the country and the No. 29 player in Alabama • 247Sports ranked him as a three-star prospect, the 47th-best player in Alabama and the No. 61 tight end in the nation • received two-star rating from Scout and Rivals • lettered in basketball. 

PERSONAL: Born Feb. 5, 1996 • son of Jerry and Henrietta Gibson • has two sisters.

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