Tribble Reese
BornHerbert Tribble Reese
(1985-07-27) July 27, 1985 (age 35)
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
OccupationTelevision personality, model, bartender, college football player

Tribble Reese (Herbert Tribble Reese, born July 27, 1985 in Atlanta, Georgia) is an American television personality, model, bartender and ex-college athlete.[1]

Biography Edit

Tribble Reese is best known for starring in season 2 of Sweet Home Alabama, an eight episode CMT television series, produced by Glassman Media ("Three Wishes"). Reese was also ranked among the top 50 Hot Bachelors of 2008 by Cosmopolitan magazine, where he was named South Carolina's Bachelor of the Year.[2]

Reese grew up in Birmingham, Alabama and began playing football in 1993. His professional career got its start at Mountain Brook High School in Birmingham, where he was ranked in 2004 as the 15th dual-threat quarterback in the nation by[3] An ex-college NCAA Division I Big South Conference football quarterback. He was a backup quarterback at Clemson University before transferring and becoming the starting quarterback at Charleston Southern University, another NCAA Division I school based out of South Carolina.

As a back-up quarterback with the Clemson Tigers, Reese roomed with Demayne Board and accumulated two touchdowns and a 62.5 completion percentage in the 2006–2007 season.[4] His transfer to CSU as a fifth-year MBA student placed Reese in the position of the school's first-string quarterback, a move that has expanded his existing game stats to include 21 touchdowns, 1,961 yards passing, and a 133.5 quarterback efficiency rating.[5] Reese also had a stint of arena football in Charlotte, North Carolina with the Carolina Speed in 2009[6]

Tribble is currently involved in giving back specializing in helping local charities including Angel Ride[7] in Mobile, AL, The Exceptional Foundation.[8] in Birmingham, AL and others around the Atlanta area.

Reese stars as himself in the 2013 Bravo Reality Series "The New Atlanta".[9]

Reese played football again in 2014 for the Elmshorn Fighting Pirates – a second division team in Germany.[10] Reese completed 158 of 298 pass attempts through twelve games for 2,483 passing yards and 18 touchdowns.[11] He finished third in the division in passing yards per game (206,9 avg/Game).[11]

References Edit

  1. "Tribble Reese". Retrieved 2017-05-05.
  2. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2008-10-12. Retrieved 2008-12-10.
  3. "Rivals". Retrieved 2017-05-05.
  4. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2008-10-17. Retrieved 2008-12-10.
  5. "Tribble Reese". ESPN. Retrieved 2017-05-05.
  6. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-02-10. Retrieved 2011-11-29.
  7. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-11-24. Retrieved 2011-11-29.
  8. "Exceptional". Retrieved 2017-05-05.
  9. "Tribble Reese | The New Atlanta". Retrieved 2017-05-05.
  10. "American Football in Elmshorn: Pirates spielen ab Mai in der 2. Bundesliga" (in de). January 3, 2014. Retrieved 2017-05-05.
  11. 11.0 11.1 "GFL2 – German Football League 2 – Leaders". Retrieved 2017-05-05.

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