BAKERSFIELD, CALIF., COLLEGE - Named a first-team JC Gridwire All-American... Selected as the Junior College Football Coaches Association's Defensive Player of the Year... Honored as the Western State Conference's Mountain Division Player of the Year and all-league in 2000 and 2001... Recorded 79 tackles, four interceptions and forced four fumbles in 2001... Also scored two defensive touchdowns, registered two safeties, 10 passes broken up and two sacks... Rated the eighth best junior college prospect by JC.football.com... Tallied 99 tackles, two sacks, and an interception in 2000.
BAKERSFIELD HS - Southeast Yosemite League offensive player of the year... MVP of the Southeast Yosemite League... A first-team all-area safety... Two year starter for the Drillers... Also earned all-area honors
PERSONAL - Born November 25, 1981... Son of West and Tienna Tyler... Has three siblings (two brothers, one sister)... Enjoys playing basketball and video games.