Dwight Freeney

Date of Birth
Feb 18, 1980
268 lbs

Dwight Freeney


Dwight Freeney is a seven-time Pro Bowl outside linebacker for the San Diego Chargers. He was named All-Pro four times during 11 seasons with the Indianapolis Colts before signing with the Chargers prior to the 2013 season.

Early Years

Freeney was born on February 19, 1980 in Hartford, CT and lettered in four sports at Bloomfield High School in Bloomfield, CT. He played soccer as a freshman in high school before deciding to play football instead, and he became a star on the gridiron. During his time at Bloomfield, he set a school record for career sacks and currently holds the state record for most sacks in a high school career. After three outstanding seasons at Bloomfield, he accepted a scholarship offer to play at Syracuse University.

Syracuse University

Freeney only saw limited action ...