Brian Mimbs
# 32
Punter - P
Height: 5-11  Weight: 209
Senior
Previous Affiliations
   Dublin
Previous Experience
  2L
Hometown
   Dublin, Ga.
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Courtesy: UGA Sports Communications
Release: 10/02/2008
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Career Highs: 7 punts (2x), last at Vanderbilt in 2007
*Long punt of 77 yards at South Carolina in 2008
*4 punts downed inside the 20 at Tennessee in 2007
Career Notes: Finished career ranked second in school histoy with a punting average of 43.1

2008: Graduated in December with a degree in Risk Management & Insurance
*Named Second Team All-SEC by Associated Press and SEC Coaches, also Phil Steele’s All-SEC First Team
*Appeared in 13 games recording 47 for 2,068 (44.0 avg.) including 17 downed inside the 20 and 13 of 50 yards or more; also served as team’s holder
*His average of 44.0 yards per put ranked fourth-best in school history for a single-season
*Named a semifinalist for the Draddy Trophy
*Named the Suzuki Way of Life Honoree
*Four punts for a 49.2 average, a Georgia bowl record, incluidng a 62-yarder and one downed inside the 20 in Capital One Bowl victory vs. No. 19 Michigan State; also made one rushing attempt for eight yards
*Punted four times for a 48.2 yard average vs. No. 18 Georgia Tech
*Four punts for a 45.0 yard avg. including three downed inside the 20 at Auburn
*Five punts for a 50.4 yard avg. including a long of 60 yards in win at No. 11 LSU
*Recorded four punts for a 44.0 yard average with a long of 52 yards and two downed inside the 20 vs. No. 22 Vanderbilt
*Punted five times for a 49.8 yard average including a career-long 77 yard punt and two punts downed inside the 20 at South Carolina
*Three punts for a 43.7 yard avg. vs. C. Michigan including two downed inside the 20
*Selected to SEC Coaches’ Pre-season All-SEC Third Team
*Awarded a scholarship for the 2008 season during preseason practice

2007: Appeared in 13 games punting 57 times for 2,414 yards (42.3 average) with 16 downed inside the 20; also serves as teams holder
*Finished the season with the second longest punt in the SEC  (66 yards at Tennessee) and ranked third in punting
*Averaged 48.3 yards on three punts during Georgia’s 41-10 rout of No. 10 Hawai’i in Allstate Sugar Bowl
*Named to ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District Football Team
*Made three punts for a 45.7 yards average vs. No. 18 Auburn
*Called on to punt seven times at Vanderbilt for a 44.1 yards per punt average including a long of 54 yards and one down inside the 20
*Punted seven times for 48.6-yard average with a long of 66 yards and four downed inside the 20 at Tennessee
*Punted three times for 43.3 yd. avg. in annual spring G-Day game

2006: Successful on-side kick and recovery to spark Georgia’s 31-24 comeback win in the Chick-fil-A Bowl over  No. 14 Va. Tech.
*Played against No. 5 Auburn, No. 16 Ga. Tech and No. 14 Va. Tech
*Two kickoffs on the season and was holder in wins over Auburn and Ga. Tech
*Team went 9-4 including a Chick-fil-A Bowl win

2005: Provided depth as punter and holder
*Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll
*Punted in G-Day Game
*Received Iron Man Award
*Part of 10-3 SEC Championship team

2004: Redshirted after joining team as a walk-on
*Competed for placekicker, punter and kick-off specialist
*Received Unknown Soldier Award
*Team went 10-2 capped by an Outback Bowl victory

High School: Dublin, coached by Roger Holmes
...two-time first-team Macon Telegraph All-Middle Georgia performer, earning that recognition in both 2002 and 2003...recipient of Dublin’s Special Teams Award in 2002 and 2003...tabbed first-team all-state at placekicker for Class AAA in 2002...named a Gatorade Will to Win Athlete in 2001 and  Who’s Who In Sports...as a senior in 2003, averaged 39.1 yards on 60 punts...member of team which was Georgia’s Class AAA runner-up in 2002...member of baseball team which finished as the runner-up in the Class AAA state tournament in 2003

Personal: BRIAN MIMBS; Born: May 19, 1986; Major: Risk Management and Insurance. 

Punts

Year

Punts

Yards

Avg.

In 20

50+

BL

LG

2007

57

2,414

42.3

16

10

0

66 UT

2008

47

2,068

44.0

17

13

1

77 SC

Total

104

4,482

43.1

33

23

1

77 SC

Kickoffs

Year

KO

Yards

Avg.

TB

OB

2006

2

120

60.0

0

0



Total

2

120

60.0

0

0

Rushing

Year

G/GS

Att.

Yards

Per/Att.

Per/Gm.

TD

LG

2006

3/0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

2007

13/0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

2008

13/0

1

8

8.0

0.6

0

8 MSU

Total

29/0

1

8

8.0

0.3

0

8 MSU