Darryl Gamble
# 50
Sam Linebacker - SLB
Height: 6-2  Weight: 250
Junior
Previous Affiliations
   Bainbridge
Previous Experience
  2L
Hometown
   Bainbridge, Ga.
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Courtesy: UGA Sports Communications
Release: 01/13/2010
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Gamble Named Bronko Nagurski Player Of The Week

Career Highs: 13 tackles at No. 11 LSU in 2008
*2 interceptions at No. 11 LSU in 2008

2009: Appeared in 13 games with 11 starts making 47 tackles.
*Recorded a season-high nine tackles, including a sack, and forced a fumble vs. S. Carolina.
*Posted six tackles in games at No. 9 Okla. St. and at Vanderbilt.
*Four tackle performances at Arkansas, vs. No. 4 LSU and at Tennessee.
*Named to watch list for Butkus Award.
*Selected to Phil Steele’s Preseason All-SEC Fourth Team.
*Two tackles in spring G-Day game.
*Athletic Director’s Honor Roll and Dean’s List for summer semester.
*Recipient of Richard Young Football Scholarship.

2008: Named the team’s Most Improved Defensive Player
*Appeared in 12 games making six starts recording 60 tackles, 15 quarterback hurries and two interceptions, both returned for TDs
*Suffered a broken leg vs. No. 18 Georgia Tech ending his season
*Named FWAA/Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week  (10/28), SEC Defensive Player of the Week (10/27) and earned an ESPN Helmet Sticker after he returned two interceptions for a touchdown, including one on the game’s first play, and had a career-high 13 tackles at No. 11 LSU
*Tallied seven tackles and a pass break-up vs. No. 22 Vanderbilt
*Recorded a six tackle games at Kentucky and vs. Georgia Southern
*Five tackle performances vs. Tennessee and vs. No. 8 Alabama
*Named Biggest Surprise of the Spring on defense and Most Improved Linebacker after the conclusion of spring practice

2007: Appeared in 13 games with 13 tackles and one forced fumble
*Notched four tackles against No. 10 Hawaii in the 2008 Sugar Bowl
*Recorded two tackles and a forced fumble at Vanderbilt that led to the game-winning drive
*Made a then career-high five tackles including one for a loss vs. W. Carolina
*Listed as number two WLB at conclusion of spring drills
*Recipient of the Richard Young Football Scholarship

2006: Redshirted.

High School: Bainbridge, coached by Greg Guy...Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super Southern 100...Rivals.com #29 outside linebacker in the nation...PrepStar Top 200 - No. 22 linebacker...No. 86 on ESPN 150 list...Scout.com No. 37-ranked player at his position...First team Class AAAA All-State as a junior and first-team all-region as a senior...Had 34 tackles (seven tackles for loss), two fumble recoveries and one interception returned for a TD as a senior...Blocked a school-record six kicks.

Personal: DARRYL GAMBLE; Born: Nov. 17, 1987; Major: Housing.

Year

G/GS

Solo

Asst.

Total

Sacks

TFL

FF

FR

PBU

Int.

QBH

2007

13/0

6

7

13

0.0/0

1.0/1

1

0

1

0

1

2008

12/6

26

34

60

1.0/7

3.0/15

0

0

3

2

15

2000 13/11
26
21
47
1.0/11
2.0/12
1
0
2
0
3
Total 38/17 58
62
120
2.0/18 6.0/28 2
0
6
2
19