GERALD DIXON, JR.
Defensive Tackle
2011-2015
Rock Hill, SC
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
Northwestern Rock Hill, SC

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
2011 Fall 2011 95 DT 6-3 311 Fr 0 0
2012 Spring 2012 95 DT 6-3 304 RFr
2012 Fall 2012 92 DT 6-3 304 RFr 12 2
2013 Spring 2013 92 DT 6-3 318 So
2013 Fall 2013 92 DT 6-3 318 So 12 1
2014 Spring 2014 92 DT 6-3 325 Jr
2014 Fall 2014 92 DT 6-3 323 Jr 12 11
2015 Spring 2015 92 DT 6-3 325 Sr
2015 Fall 2015 92 DT 6-3 327 Sr 12 12
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
8/30/2012 vs. Vanderbilt Defensive Tackle 2nd String
10/13/2012 at LSU Defensive Tackle 2nd String
11/24/12 vs. Clemson Defensive Tackle 2nd String
8/29/13 vs. North Carolina Defensive Tackle 2nd String
10/5/13 vs. Kentucky Defensive Tackle 2nd String
10/19/13 at Tennessee Defensive Tackle 2nd String
Capital One Bowl vs. Wisconsin Defensive Tackle 2nd String
Pre-Spring Practice 2014 Defensive Tackle 2nd String
8/28/14 vs. Texas A&M Defensive Tackle Starter
9/27/2014 vs. Missouri Defensive Tackle Starter
9/3/15 vs. North Carolina Nose Tackle Starter
9/26/15 vs. Central Florida Nose Tackle Starter
10/10/2015 at LSU Nose Tackle Starter
10/31/15 at Texas A&M Nose Tackle 2nd String
11/7/15 at Tennessee Nose Tackle Starter
11/14/2015 vs. Florida Nose Tackle Starter
11/21/15 vs. The Citadel Nose Tackle Starter
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Honors
AwardYear
2010 Shrine Bowl
2012 Academic All-SEC
2014 Academic All-SEC
Defense
YearSoloAstTklTFLSacksIntPBUQBHFRFFBK
2012 4 5 9 0.0 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0
2013 7 11 18 2.5 0.5 0 1 0 0 0
2014 15 14 29 2.0 1.0 0 0 0 1 1
2015 16 12 28 2.0 0.0 1 1 0 1 0
Tot 42 42 84 6.5 1.5 1 2 2 0 2 1
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
2012-10-20 Florida Defensive Tackle
2012-10-27 Tennessee Defensive Tackle
2013-08-29 North Carolina Defensive Tackle
2014-09-06 East Carolina Defensive Tackle
2014-09-13 Georgia Defensive Tackle
2014-09-20 Vanderbilt Defensive Tackle
2014-09-27 Missouri Defensive Tackle
2014-10-04 Kentucky Defensive Tackle
2014-10-18 Furman Defensive Tackle
2014-10-25 Auburn Defensive Tackle
2014-11-01 Tennessee Defensive Tackle
2014-11-15 Florida Defensive Tackle
2014-11-22 South Alabama Defensive Tackle
2014-12-27 Miami (Fla) Defensive Tackle
2015-09-03 North Carolina Defensive Tackle
2015-09-12 Kentucky Defensive Tackle
2015-09-19 Georgia Defensive Tackle
2015-09-26 Central Florida Defensive Tackle
2015-10-03 Missouri Nose Tackle
2015-10-10 Louisiana State Nose Tackle
2015-10-17 Vanderbilt Nose Tackle
2015-10-31 Texas A&M Defensive Tackle
2015-11-07 Tennessee Nose Tackle
2015-11-14 Florida Nose Tackle
2015-11-21 Citadel Nose Tackle
2015-11-28 Clemson Nose Tackle
Game Defensive Stats
DateOpponentSOLOASTTKLTFLSKFFFRPBUQBHIPLCDPLRZPLIPP
2012-08-30 Vanderbilt 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.50
2012-09-22 Missouri 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
2012-09-29 Kentucky 1 1 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 6.44
2012-10-06 Georgia 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.75
2012-10-13 Louisiana State 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
2012-10-20 Florida 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
2012-10-27 Tennessee 1 2 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
2013-08-29 North Carolina 1 2 3 0.5 0.5 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 5.33
2013-09-14 Vanderbilt 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.00
2013-09-28 Central Florida 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
2013-10-05 Kentucky 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
2013-10-19 Tennessee 1 1 2 1.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
2013-11-16 Florida 2 1 3 0.5 0.0 0 0 0 0
2014-08-28 Texas A&M 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.50
2014-09-13 Georgia 1 3 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 3.08
2014-09-20 Vanderbilt 2 0 2 1.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2.50
2014-09-27 Missouri 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.50
2014-10-25 Auburn 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.67
2014-11-01 Tennessee 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 2.50
2014-11-15 Florida 1 4 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 4.00
2014-11-22 South Alabama 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.17
2014-12-27 Miami (Fla) 2 2 4 1.0 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 5.00
2015-09-03 North Carolina 1 2 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 3.00
2015-09-12 Kentucky 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2.54
2015-09-19 Georgia 3 2 5 0.0 0.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 7.00
2015-09-26 Central Florida 1 0 1 1.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.00
2015-10-10 Louisiana State 4 2 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 1 0 3 1 0 5.62
2015-10-17 Vanderbilt 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2.25
2015-10-31 Texas A&M 0 2 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.00
2015-11-07 Tennessee 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
2015-11-21 Citadel 2 1 3 1.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Single Game Interceptions
SeasonGame DateOpponentIntYdsTDPasser
2012 2012-09-29 Kentucky 1 3 0 Jalen Whitlow
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
Defense - Sacks
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2013 2013-08-29 North Carolina 1 5 USC 42 Bryn Renner sacked for loss of 6 (Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2014 2014-12-27 Miami (Fla) 1 10 USC 38 Brad Kaaya sacked for loss of 2 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
Defense - Tackles For Loss
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2013 2013-09-07 Georgia 1 10 USC 31 Keith Marshall rush for loss of 1 (Marcquis Roberts, Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2013 2013-10-19 Tennessee 1 10 UTN 12 Marlin Lane rush for loss of 7 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2013 2013-11-16 Florida 2 2 FLA 40 Kelvin Taylor rush for loss of 4 (Sharrod Golightly, Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2014 2014-09-20 Vanderbilt 2 7 USC 7 Ralph Webb rush for loss of 1 (Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2015 2015-09-26 Central Florida 1 10 UCF 28 C.J. Jones rush for loss of 1 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
Defense - Passes Broken Up
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2012 2012-10-06 Georgia 1 10 USC 23 Aaron Murray pass for Keith Marshall incomplete (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-10-10 Louisiana State 1 19 LSU 47 Brandon Harris pass incomplete (Gerald Dixon Jr)
Defense - Interceptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2012 2012-09-29 Kentucky 2 13 UKY 21 Jalen Whitlow pass intercepted by Gerald Dixon Jr, at UK 15, returned 3 yards (Matt Smith, Darrian Miller)
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2012 2012-08-30 Vanderbilt 1 10 USC 30 Wesley Tate rush for 1 (Reginald Bowens, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2012 2012-09-08 East Carolina 1 10 ECU 26 Hunter Furr rush for 4 (Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2012 2012-09-22 Missouri 2 6 USC 6 K.Lawrence rush for 2 (Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2012 2012-09-29 Kentucky 2 6 USC 6 Raymond Sanders rush for 1 (Aldrick Fordham, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2012 2012-10-13 Louisiana State 2 5 LSU 40 Michael Ford rush for no gain (Gerald Dixon Jr, Reginald Bowens)
2012 2012-10-20 Florida 1 10 FLA 47 Mike Gillislee rush for 3 (Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2012 2012-10-27 Tennessee 1 10 USC 36 Marlin Lane rush for 4 (D.J. Swearinger, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2012 2012-10-27 Tennessee 1 10 UTN 36 Marlin Lane rush for 3 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2012 2012-10-27 Tennessee 3 1 USC 42 A.J. Johnson rush for no gain (Gerald Dixon Jr, Devin Taylor)
2013 2013-08-29 North Carolina 2 12 UNC 28 Romar Morris, 17-yd pass from Bryn Renner (Skai Moore, Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2013 2013-09-07 Georgia 1 10 UGA 31 Keith Marshall rush for 6 (Gerald Dixon Jr, Phillip Dukes)
2013 2013-09-07 Georgia 1 10 UGA 25 Todd Gurley rush for 3 (J.T. Surratt, Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2013 2013-09-07 Georgia 1 10 USC 10 Todd Gurley rush for 2 (Gerald Dixon Jr., Kelcy Quarles)
2013 2013-09-14 Vanderbilt 3 3 VAN 26 Austyn Carta-Samuels rush for 2 (Skai Moore, Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2013 2013-09-28 Central Florida 1 10 UCF 36 Storm Johnson rush for 6 (Gerald Dixon Jr., Chris Moody)
2013 2013-10-05 Kentucky 3 1 UKY 34 Jalen Whitlow rush for 2 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2013 2013-11-16 Florida 2 17 USC 23 A.Fulwood, 3-yd pass from S.Mornhinweg (Greald Dixon Jr)
2013 2013-11-23 Coastal Carolina 4 1 COA 34 L.Taliaferro rush for no gain (Gerald Dixon, Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2013 2013-11-23 Coastal Carolina 1 10 COA 39 L.Taliaferro rush for 2 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2013 2013-11-30 Clemson 1 10 USC 13 Roderick McDowell rush for 3 (Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2014 2014-08-28 Texas A&M 3 7 TAM 48 Kenny Hill rush for 9 (Kaiwan Lewis, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2014 2014-09-06 East Carolina 4 15 USC 24 Warren Harvey, 42-yd field goal blocked (Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2014 2014-09-13 Georgia 1 10 USC 11 Todd Gurley rush for 3 (Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2014 2014-09-13 Georgia 2 8 USC 28 Nick Chubb rush for 1 (Gerald Dixon Jr., Gerald Dixon)
2014 2014-09-13 Georgia 2 10 USC 40 Todd Gurley rush for 9 (Gerald Dixon Jr., Cedrick Cooper)
2014 2014-09-20 Vanderbilt 1 10 VAN 20 Ralph Webb rush for 5 (Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2014 2014-09-27 Missouri 1 10 UMO 20 Russell Hansbrough rush for 1 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2014 2014-10-04 Kentucky 2 7 USC 44 Jojo Kemp rush for 3 (Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2014 2014-10-25 Auburn 2 8 AUB 27 Roc Thomas rush for 3 (Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2014 2014-10-25 Auburn 1 10 USC 35 Cameron Artis-Payne rush for 4 (Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2014 2014-11-01 Tennessee 1 9 USC 9 Jalen Hurd rush for 4 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2014 2014-11-01 Tennessee 4 1 USC 1 Jalen Hurd rush for no gain (Jonathan Walton, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2014 2014-11-01 Tennessee 1 10 USC 48 Jalen Hurd rush for 3 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2014 2014-11-15 Florida 1 10 FLA 36 Matt Jones rush for 2 (Gerald Dixon Jr., Jonathan Walton)
2014 2014-11-15 Florida 1 10 FLA 22 Treon Harris rush for 6 (J.T. Surratt, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2014 2014-11-15 Florida 1 10 USC 49 Kelvin Taylor rush for 5 (Gerald Dixon Jr., Brison Williams)
2014 2014-11-15 Florida 2 20 FLA 35 Treon Harris rush for 8 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2014 2014-11-15 Florida 1 1 USC 1 Matt Jones rush for no gain (Gerald Dixon, Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2014 2014-11-22 South Alabama 2 6 SAL 43 T.Timmons rush for 2 (J.T. Surratt, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2014 2014-11-29 Clemson 2 8 USC 10 Deshaun Watson rush for 9 (Skai Moore, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2014 2014-11-29 Clemson 1 10 CLM 35 Wayne Gallman rush for 3 (Gerald Dixon Jr, David Johnson)
2014 2014-11-29 Clemson 2 7 CLM 47 Adam Humphries rush for 2 (Gerald Dixon Jr.)
2014 2014-12-27 Miami (Fla) 1 10 MIA 7 Duke Johnson rush for 7 (Gerald Dixon Jr, Skai Moore)
2014 2014-12-27 Miami (Fla) 1 10 MIA 26 Duke Johnson rush for 2 (Gerald Dixon Jr, Taylor Stallworth)
2014 2014-12-27 Miami (Fla) 1 10 MIA 38 Duke Johnson rush for 3 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-09-03 North Carolina 1 10 USC 24 Elijah Hood rush for 9 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-09-03 North Carolina 2 10 USC 28 Elijah Hood rush for 2 (Cedrick Cooper, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-09-03 North Carolina 3 1 UNC 34 Elijah Hood rush for no gain (Skai Moore, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-09-12 Kentucky 2 15 USC 35 Jojo Kemp rush for 8 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-09-12 Kentucky 2 18 UKY 19 Jojo Kemp rush for 4 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-09-19 Georgia 2 5 USC 47 Nick Chubb rush for 7, fumble, forced by (Gerald Dixon Jr) recovered by UGA team
2015 2015-09-19 Georgia 1 10 UGA 43 Greyson Lambert rush for 9 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-09-19 Georgia 2 3 USC 38 Sony Michel rush for 17 (Isaiah Johnson, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-09-19 Georgia 1 9 USC 9 Nick Chubb rush for 4 (Darius English, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-09-19 Georgia 2 3 UGA 35 Nick Chubb rush for 6 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-10-10 Louisiana State 2 1 LSU 34 Leonard Fournette rush for 3 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-10-10 Louisiana State 3 1 USC 34 Leonard Fournette rush for no gain (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-10-10 Louisiana State 2 3 USC 49 Leonard Fournette rush for 2 (Isaiah Johnson, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-10-10 Louisiana State 3 1 USC 47 Leonard Fournette rush for 1 (Isaiah Johnson, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-10-10 Louisiana State 2 4 USC 49 Leonard Fournette rush for 2 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-10-10 Louisiana State 1 15 LSU 26 Leonard Fournette rush for 8 (Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-10-17 Vanderbilt 3 4 VAN 43 Johnny McCrary rush for 5 (Darius English, Gerald Dixon Jr)
2015 2015-10-31 Texas A&M 2 9 TAM 40 James White rush for 15 (Jordan Diggs, Gerald Dixon Jr)