Kevin Leon Byard Jr. is an American football safety for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League. He played college football at Middle Tennessee. Byard was drafted by the Titans in the third round of the 2016 NFL Draft. In 2017, his second season in the NFL, he was selected to the Pro Bowl and the First Team All-Pro and was the co-leader for most interceptions throughout the season. Additionally, he led the NFL in takeaways with 10.
|Date of birth:||August 17, 1993|
|Place of birth:||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|High school:||Martin Luther King Jr, (Lithonia, Georgia)|
|NFL Draft:||2016 / Round: 3/ Pick: 64|
|Twitter:||Kevin Byard's Twitter profile|
About Kevin Byard
Safety who made his NFL debut as a member of Tennessee Titans in 2016. He was drafted in the third round following a stellar career at Middle Tennessee State University, where he became a two-time First Team All-Conference USA selection and the all-time interception leader in school history.
He graduated from Martin Luther King Jr. High School in Lithonia, Georgia. He redshirted at Middle Tennessee in 2011.
In week 8 of the 2017 NFL season, he became just the fifth player in league history to catch five interceptions over a two-game span.
His parents are Artina Stanley and Kevin Byard Sr.
He has played alongside cornerback Adoree' Jackson in the Tennessee Titans secondary.
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