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Shelton Gibson
File:Shelton Gibson.jpg
No. 18 – Philadelphia Eagles
Position:Wide receiver
Personal information
Born: (1994-03-20) March 20, 1994 (age 27)
Cleveland, Ohio
Height:5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight:191 lb (87 kg)
Career information
High school:Cleveland Heights
(Cleveland Heights, Ohio)
College:West Virginia
NFL Draft:2017 / Round: 5 / Pick: 166
Career history
* Philadelphia Eagles ( 2017–present)
Roster status:Active
Career highlights and awards
* Super Bowl champion (LII)
Career NFL statistics as of 2018
Receiving yards:59
Receiving touchdowns:0
Player stats at

Shelton DeAndre Gibson (born March 20, 1994) is an American football wide receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at West Virginia.

Early years

Gibson attended Cleveland Heights High School in Cleveland Heights, Ohio.[1] He committed to West Virginia University to play college football.[2]

College career

Gibson played at West Virginia from 2013 to 2016. After his junior year, he entered the 2017 NFL Draft.[3][4] He finished his career with 84 receptions for 1,898 yards and 17 touchdowns.[5]

Professional career

Gibson was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the fifth round, 166th overall, in the 2017 NFL Draft.[6] He finished his rookie year with 11 receiving yards. The Eagles finished with a 13-3 record, clinching the NFC East division, and eventually made it to Super Bowl LII, where they would win their first Super Bowl after defeating the New England Patriots, 41-33.[7]

In the 2018 season opener against the Atlanta Falcons, Gibson handled some kick return duties for the first time in his professional career. In the 18–12 victory, he had two kick returns for 43 net yards.[8]


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