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Greg Billinger

Height: 6-3 | Weight: 308 | College: Vanderbilt
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2008 Season

Counted on heavily in the preseason due to graduation losses of both starting DTs from 2007, Billinger came through with the best year of his Commodore career … Served as a solid run-stopper in the middle of Vanderbilt defense, starting every game at tackle … Played more snaps than any other DT on squad … Finished the year with career bests in virtually every statistical category, including total tackles (57), solo tackles (17), tackles for loss (6.5), quarterback sacks (2) and fumble recoveries (1) … Among linemen, shared team high in total tackles with DE Steven Stone … Contributed multiple tackles in 10 of 12 games … One of top efforts came in Music City Bowl victory over Boston College, posting career-high seven tackles … Played outstanding in victory over ranked South Carolina, earning a share of team's Defensive Player of the Week honors with six-total tackle performance … The effort was highlighted by a pair of QB sacks, including one late in the game that virtually sealed the victory … Also shared top defensive honors against Duke … Played through pain for much of latter stages of season.

2007 Season

Played in 10 games, missing Alabama and Miami (Ohio) contests to injury … Served key role as reserve behind senior defensive tackles Theo Horrocks and Gabe Hall … Contributed two tackles in narrow loss to Georgia and added a tackle and interception in victory over Eastern Michigan … Shared in tackle for loss vs. Kentucky.

2006 Season

Developed into key reserve defensive tackle, becoming the only true freshman to see action on either of Vanderbilt's interior lines … Ended season with six total tackles … Saw action in every game … Contributed two tackles in first career appearance at Michigan.

High School

Team captain … Started three years for one of Georgia's most powerful prep programs … Started at OT and DE as junior and senior … Parkview went 11-2 this season, advancing to third round of state AAAAA playoffs … Named to "Super Southern" team by Atlanta Journal-Constitution … Missed the second half of final season from injuries suffered in a family car accident near Nashville … As junior, posted 60 tackles as DE … Also plays forward in basketball … Earned Coaches' Award as state discus qualifier in track & field … A four-year honor roll student … Participated in Gwinnett Student Leadership Conference.


Gregory Billinger II … "Tank" … Son of Greg and Lora Billinger … Has a younger sister, Morgan … Dad is graphic artist; mom is paralegal … Planning to study engineering … Interned with law firm … Volunteers with various community service projects … Enjoys going to movies, hanging out with friends, and cooking … Two teammates are expected to sign I-A letters-of-intent.


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