Brandon Gibson

Brandon Gibson

Player Profile

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Mobile, Ala.

High School:
UMS-Wright

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 196

Position:
Wide Receiver

Experience:
1L

OUTLOOK: Junior Brandon Gibson will battle for playing time in the Crimson Tide receiving corps in 2010 ... has played in seven career games ... had an outstanding spring practice in 2010 with 18 catches for 216 yards and two touchdowns in three spring scrimmages ... caught the game-winning touchdown from A.J. McCarron in the 2010 A-Day Game ... also saw time at defensive back during spring.

2009 (SOPHOMORE): He played in four games for the Crimson Tide in 2009 ... had two receptions for 25 yards on the year. North Texas: Caught his first career pass from Star Jackson in the second half ... the catch went for 21 yards and a UA first down. Arkansas: Came off the bench at wide receiver but did not tally any statistics. Mississippi State: Saw action at wide receiver but did not record a catch. Chattanooga: Came off the bench and caught one pass for four yards.

2008 (FRESHMAN): He played in three games as a redshirt freshman in 2008 ... did not record any statistics ... made his debut against Western Kentucky on Sept. 13 ... saw his only SEC action off the bench at Arkansas on September 20 ... also played in the Homecoming game against Arkansas State.

2007 (REDSHIRT): Redshirted in his initial season.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Member of the Rivals.com Rivals100 ... ... ranked fifth among all players from the state of Alabama according to Rivals.com ... ranked 35th among wide receivers by Scout.com ... member of The Mobile Press-Register Elite 18 ... one of four Crichton Optimist Club Players of the Year ... named to The Birmingham News' All-State team in senior season ... All-State selection as a junior ... took team to state semifinals in senior season at UMS-Wright ... tallied 52 receptions for 793 yards and nine touchdowns in his senior season ... also had 14 punt returns for 226 yards and one touchdown, 21 kick returns for 544 yards, 24 tackles, one blocked kick and three interceptions ... led UMS-Wright to a 42-16 victory over Deshler in the 2005 state title game with seven grabs for 50 yards and one touchdown ... named his team's Most Valuable Receiver after recording 43 catches for 750 yards and 13 touchdowns as a junior ... also a standout track athlete ... coached by Terry Curtis.

     
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