Gerald Dixon
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1969-06-20) June 20, 1969 (age 51)
Place of birth: Rock Hill, South Carolina
Career information
College: South Carolina
NFL Draft: 1992 / Round: 3 / Pick: 78
Debuted in 1992 for the [[{{{debutteam}}}]]
Last played in 2001 for the [[{{{finalteam}}}]]
Career history
Career highlights and awards
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Tackles     375
Sacks     23
Interceptions     5
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Gerald Dixon (born June 20, 1969) is a former American football linebacker. He played for the South Carolina Gamecocks and also played in the National Football League from 1993-2001.


Dixon played for the Cleveland Browns, the Cincinnati Bengals, the San Diego Chargers, and the Oakland Raiders. Dixon was drafted by the Browns in the 1992 NFL Draft. In 1999, Gerald's father and brother were both killed in the same week. Gerald retired in 2001, to return home and help raise his nephews. He is currently a Physical Education teacher and Little League Coach at Sylvia Circle Elementary School, and he also is the linebackers coach at his old high school Rock Hill High School in Rock Hill, SC.

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