Gibson ended up being drafted in seventh round in the NFL draft by the St. Louis Cardinals. He fell in the draft mostly because of his baseball career. He played one year of baseball where he hit .390 16 home runs and 52 RBIs in 48 games. He was drafted in the first round by Detroit Tigers and had a fine MLB career winning two World Series titles.
His son, Cam, is a current member of MSU's baseball team.