I can ping and access my router, but when I go to ping google, it says the
host name cannot be resolved or some such thing. Basically, it's not able
to get the address with the host name. Any idea what I did wrong?
You haven't told FreeBSD how to use the router.
route add default ip.addr.of.router
Also, you might want to verify that /etc/resolv.conf has a nameserver
listed so the resolver knows how to translate e.g. www.google.com to an
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