Jerry Aldridge

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Jerry Aldridge
No. 47
Position: Halfback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1956-09-17) September 17, 1956 (age 60)
Place of birth: Jacksonville, Texas
Career information
College: Angelo State
NFL Draft: 1979 / Round: 5 / Pick: 119
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • AP College Division First-Team All-American (1978)
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 1
Player stats at NFL.com

Jerry Charles Aldridge (born September 17, 1956) is a former professional American football halfback in the National Football League. He attended Angelo State University where he was selected as an AP College Division All-American,[1] and led the team to an NAIA championship in 1978.[2] He played with the San Francisco 49ers in 1980. He also played for the Oakland Invaders in the USFL, scoring a touchdown on an 80-yard pass play in June 1983.[3][4] His son Cory was a Major League Baseball outfielder.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Four Repeat As College All-American". Schenectady Gazette. December 12, 1978. 
  2. ^ "Embry and Aldridge Lead Angelo State To NAIA Title". Toledo Blade. December 17, 1978. 
  3. ^ "Invaders Defeate Gold 16-10". The Palm Beach Post. June 14, 1983. 
  4. ^ "Invaders Triumph". The Bryan Times. June 14, 1983. 

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