American Football Database
Gary Downs
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1972-06-06) June 6, 1972 (age 50)
Place of birth: New Bern, North Carolina
Career information
College: NC State
NFL Draft: 1994 / Round: 3 / Pick: 95
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* New York Giants (1994)
Career highlights and awards
Rushing att-yards     45-149
Receptions-yards     9-66
Touchdowns     0

Gary McLinton Downs, Jr. (born June 6, 1972 in New Bern, North Carolina) is currently the running backs coach at East Tennessee State University.[1] Gary is a former American football running back in the National Football League for the New York Giants, the Denver Broncos, and the Atlanta Falcons. He was also an assistant coach for NFL Europa's Amsterdam Admirals.[1]

Downs played college football at North Carolina State University and was selected in the third round of the 1994 NFL Draft by the Giants. He played in 69 games over six NFL seasons from 1994 to 2000. He rushed for 149 yards and caught nine passes for 66 yards.[1]