Antonio Gibson is an American Football running back. He played in the National Football League (NFL) for Washington. Gibson was named American Athletic League (AAC) special teams player of the year in 2019 and garnered conference accolades as both wide receiver and return specialist for Memphis.
He entered the 2020 NFL Draft as a running back and was taken in the third round by the Washington Redskins.[ez-toc]
|Real Name||Antonio Gibson|
|Profession||American Football running back|
|Date of Birth||23 June 1998|
|Age (as in 2021)||23 years|
|Birthplace||Stockbridge, Georgia, US|
|Hometown||Stockbridge, Georgia, US|
|High School||Eagle’s Landing (McDonough, Georgia)|
|College||East Central, Memphis|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in feet inches- 6'2"
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 100 kg
in pounds- 220 lbs
|Current Team||Washington Redskins|
|Debut||NFL Draft 2020|
|Awards & Achievements||• Second-team All-ACC 2019
• First-team All-ACC 2019
|Relationships & Affairs|
|Parents||Mother- Annette Williams|
|Siblings||Sister- Danielle Moore|
|Net Worth||$4 million|
|Contract||4 year, $4,932,636 contract with the Washington Redskins|
Antonio Gibson was born into a Christian family in Stockbridge, Georgia, US. There is no news about his father but his mother is Annette Williams. He also has siblings named, Danielle Moore.
Gibson played college football at East Central Community College and the University of Memphis. He was invited to the 2020 Senior Bowl as a running back, where he recorded 68 rushing yards on 11 carries.
In 2019, he was named the AAC Special Teams Player of the Year and made first-team all-AAC as a return specialist and wide receiver. Gibson is the fourth player in conference history to receive the honor at two positions.
Gibson was selected by the Washington Redskins in the third round (66th overall) of the 2020 NFL Draft. He signed his four-year rookie contract on July 22, 2020.
He scored his first career touchdown, an 11-yard run, in Week 2 against the Arizona Cardinals. In Week 7, he rushed for 115 yards and three touchdowns against the Dallas Cowboys.
He was named the Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week for his performance.
Gibson recorded 11 rushing touchdowns and became the first Washington rookie to record 1,000 yards from scrimmage since Alfred Morris in 2012.
In Week 3 of the 2021 season, he recorded a 73-yard touchdown reception against the Buffalo Bills.
On December 31, 2021, he was placed on the team’s COVID-19 reserve list and was forced to sit out of the Week 17 game against the Philadelphia Eagles. He was placed back on the active roster on January 5, 2022.
Relationship, Wife, and Affairs
Antonio Gibson is currently unmarried but there is a rumor of dating Victoria TAYLOR, an social media influencer.
Antonio Gibson possesses a net worth of nearly $4 million. He has signed a four-year contract of $4,932,636 with the Washington Redskins. His average annual salary is around $1,233,159. You can learn more about his earnings from this page.
Interesting Facts about Antonio Gibson
- He is running back with the Washington Football team of the NFL.
- He played two years of collegiate football at East central community college in Mississippi.
- He was named Pepsi NFL Rookie of the week.
- He won the ACC Special teams player of the year award in 2019
- He was selected Offensive Player of the year by the ‘Henry Daily Herlad’ during his senior year.