Fred Stokes
Date of birth: (1964-03-14) March 14, 1964 (age 56)
Place of birth: Vidalia, Georgia
Career information
Position(s): Defensive end
College: Georgia Southern
NFL Draft: 1987 / Round: 12 / Pick: 332
 As player:
Los Angeles Rams
Washington Redskins
Los Angeles Rams
St.Louis Rams
New Orleans Saints
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Louis Fred Stokes (born March 14, 1964) is a former American football defensive end who played ten seasons in the National Football League. He played professionally for the Los Angeles Rams.

Biography[edit | edit source]

Stokes was born in Vidalia, Georgia). Stokes played college football at Georgia Southern University.[1]

Professional career[edit | edit source]

He was drafted in the 12th round of the 1987 NFL Draft by the Los Angeles Rams.[2] He started in Super Bowl XXVI.

Life after the NFL[edit | edit source]

Stokes founded the Fred Stokes Youth Ranch in his home town after his retirement and wrote an autobiography, "The Bridge That Brought Me Over."[citation needed]

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "Fred Stokes". Retrieved September 5, 2012.
  2. "Fred Stokes". Retrieved September 5, 2012.

External links[edit | edit source]

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