Top 50 UGA Players of All Time - No. 33 - Freddie Gilbert

June 14, 2019
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Dawg Post is counting down the Top 50 UGA players of all time through the summer. Keep checking back eat weekday to see who we have next…

No. 33 - Freddie Gilbert, DL from Griffin

A two-time All-SEC performer and four-year starter, Gilbert was part of Georgia’s greatest four-year period in school history posting an overall record of 43-4-1 from 1980-83). 1980 national championship, three SEC championship, and four major bowl games - Gilbert helped solidify Georgia’s defensive line with the uncanny ability to put pressure on opposing quarterbacks. His 26 career sacks still rank sixth in Georgia’s all-time record book. He went on to play with Herschel Walker in the U.S.F.L. in 1983 before returning to the NFL’s Denver Broncos.

 
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