Presented by the Laurens County Historical Society, Dublin, Georgia. For questions and information, please contact Scott B. Thompson, Sr. at dublinhistory@yahoo.com.

Friday, February 05, 2016

LAURENS COUNTIANS IN THE SUPER BOWL

During the first 50 Super Bowls, three Laurens Countians have played in the Super Bowl (Willie Hall, Willie Jones and Demaryius Thomas.)  Erik Walden was a member of the Super Bowl 2010-11 Green Bay Packers team.  Before the Super Bowl, the NFL Champion was crowned in the NFL Championship Game.  Theron Sapp, of Brewton, played in the 1960 game for the victorious Philadelphia Eagles.




Theron Sapp - Born in Brewton, Ga. 
 Philadelphia Eagles 
1960 NFL Champions. 
    



Willie Hall -  Born in Montrose, Ga.
Oakland Raiders
Super Bowl XI Champions


Willie Jones - Born in Dublin, Ga. 
Oakland Raiders
 Super Bowl XV Champions


Erik Walden - Born in Dublin, Ga. 
Green Bay Packers 
Super Bowl XLV Champions



Demaryius Thomas
Born in Montrose, Ga.
Denver Broncos
Super Bowl XLVIII
Superbowl L (50) 




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