Gerald Riggs has enjoyed success on the football field at every level. From his standout days at both Bonanza High School and Arizona State to his 10-year NFL career with the Atlanta Falcons and Washington Redskins, Riggs has been a gridiron star.
Riggs was the ninth overall pick of the Falcons in 1982 and recorded three consecutive 1,000-yard seasons in Atlanta. He played in three Pro Bowls and at the time of his retirement, Riggs had compiled 8,188 rushing yards.
Riggs now resides in Atlanta.
Born: November 06, 1960
Claim to Fame: Star running back at Bonanza High School, Arizona State, Atlanta Falcons and Washington Redskins; played in three Pro Bowls; compiled three consecutive 1,000-yard rushing seasons with the Falcons.