Tim McTyer Athlete Profile

#21 Tim McTyer

Position: Defensive Back Height: 6-0 Weight: 180 Roster Years: 1995-1996 Hometown: Los Angeles, CA Last School: LASW Junior College


Born 12/14/75 in Los Angeles, California...parents are Jennifer and Timothy...prepped at Washington High...Blue Chip All-America at Los Angeles Southwest Junior College...majored in sociology.


1997- Signed as a free agent with the Indianapolis Colts.

1995 | Junior Year

Second team All-Western Athletic Conference...received coaches' defensive impact player of the year award...vs. SDSU had a 60-yard touchdown off interception, eight tackles and two pass deflections...recovered a fumble vs. UCLA...had a pass interception vs. Air Force, Colorado State and New Mexico.

1996 | Senior Year

All-WAC by Football News and by the coaches...selected outstanding defensive back by the BYU coaches...voted team co-captain...had nine tackles vs. Texas A&M...recorded four tackles and caused a fumble vs. Arkansas State...had a 26-yard return off Omarr Morgan's blocked field goal vs. New Mexico...had seven tackles and five pass deflections to be selected as coaches' defensive back of the game at Tulsa...had five tackles and three pass deflections at TCU...had a fumble recovery vs. UTEP and a 20-yard interception return...had two interceptions at Hawai'i and was chosen coaches' defensive back of the game and WAC Defensive Player of the Week...had six tackles and a pass deflection at Utah...had an interception and six tackles, including one for a three-yard loss against Kansas State in the Cotton Bowl...in the Cotton Bowl he saved a touchdown with a great defensive effort on Kansas State receiver, Kevin Lockett, out-of-bounds in the back of the end zone.