Geno Atkins

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Birthday
28, 1988
Birthplace
Pembroke Pines, FL
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
28, 1988 (age 30)
Birthplace
Pembroke Pines, FL

About

American football defensive tackle who was a fourth round selection of the Cincinnati Bengals in the 2010 NFL Draft. He made four Pro Bowls in his first five seasons with the team.

Before Fame

He attended the University of Georgia, where he was a first-team All-SEC selection in 2007 after recording 15 tackles for loss.

Trivia

He was a talented track & field competitor in high school, excelling at discus and shot put.

Family Life

He was born to Gene and Sandra Atkins. His father played safety for the New Orleans Saints and Miami Dolphins.

Associated With

He and Carlos Dunlap were both 2010 draft picks of the Bengals and combined for more than 90 sacks in their first five years together.