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George Hypolite

George Hypolite
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Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-08-01) August 1, 1987 (age 26)
Place of birth: Los Angeles, California
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)Weight: 305 lb (138 kg)
Career information
College: Colorado
Undrafted in 2009
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history

*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards

  • Honorable mention All-Big 12 (2006)
  • First-team All-Big 12 (2007)
  • Second-team All-Big 12 (2008)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2008

George Hypolite [hip-puh-light] (born August 1, 1987 in Los Angeles, California) is a free agent defensive tackle who last played for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League. He was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2009. He played college football at Colorado.

College career

Rabid Goldfish

While playing for Colorado, He was given the nickname "The Rabid Goldfish" because Colorado alumnus Trey Parker (as Cartman) was announcing the starting lineup names, and called Hypolite "The Rabid Goldfish."

Professional career

Jacksonville Jaguars

After going undrafted in the 2009 NFL Draft, Hypolite signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent on April 26. He was waived by the team on July 23 when the team signed defensive tackle Montavious Stanley.

Carolina Panthers

Hypolite was signed by the Carolina Panthers on August 5, 2009 after defensive tackle Ma'ake Kemoeatu suffered as season-ending injury. He finished his stint with the Panthers by being terminated from the practice squad on September 22, 2009.

External links

  • Carolina Panthers bio
  • Colorado Buffaloes bio
  • Jacksonville Jaguars bio
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