Who's laughing now? Garrett Gilkey

NFL draft prospect out of Chadron State faced bullies in high school

Updated: March 27, 2013, 2:19 PM ET
By Elizabeth Merrill | ESPN.com

SANDWICH, Ill. -- The least popular kid at Sandwich High was booed at a school assembly, and he ran to the bathroom and cried. He had red hair and freckles, pasty-white skin and a pear-shaped body with roomy hips and an agonizingly skinny torso. Evidence of Garrett Gilkey's awkward attempts to fit in is well documented in the 2004-05 Sandwich High School yearbook, a book that Gilkey, to no one's surprise, did not bother purchasing. Who would sign his book at the end of the year, anyway?

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