Tyler Batty
Defensive Line 92
275 lbs.
Last School
Payson High School
Roster Years

BYU Highlights

  • Has played in 16 games, starting seven, for the Cougars (2020-21)
  • Led the team in sacks (3.5) in 2021
  • Finished as BYU's fourth-leading tackler (43) in 2021
  • See "Year" tab for more information


  • Major: Nutritional Science
  • Missionary Service: Served a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Malaga and Madrid Spain (2017-19)
  • Parents are Peg and Layne
  • Has two brothers and four sisters
  • Married to Alaina since 2021
  • Started an equine therapy nonprofit, Edward's Hands, with teammate Austin Riggs and volunteers with the Girl Scouts of Utah
  • Enjoys working on cars

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Payson High School
  • Graduated with high honors
  • Named first team all-region and all-valley as well as all-state honorable mention
  • Coached by Derek Campbell
  • Also recruited by Utah, Utah State, Air Force, Hawai'i, Princeton, Boise State and UCLA
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2021

  • Played in 12 games, started seven.
  • Finished the season as BYU's fourth-leading tackler with 43 (23 solo, five for loss), 3.5 sacks, two quarterback hurries and a forced fumble.
  • Led BYU in sacks with 3.5.
  • Named to Pro Football Network's All-Independent Second Team Defense.
  • Posted a career and season-high in tackles (eight) vs. UAB.
  • Recorded fifth sack of his career for a loss of 17 yards in a 24-16 win over Arizona. 
  • Recorded first career forced-fumble in a 34-20 win over Utah State.
Sophmore Year 2022

  • Totaled a season-high four tackles, including first sack of the season, in BYU's 38-24 win over Wyoming on Sept. 24. 
Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year

Freshman 2020

  • Played in four games before injury
  • Had a team-high 3.0 sacks & tackle for loss against Louisiana Tech 
  • Finished with 13 total tackles including 10 solo stops with 5.5 TFL on 22 yards
  • Totaled 4.0 sacks on the season with three QBH 
  • Tyler Batty rushes against Baylor

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  • Tyler Batty tackling Wyoming QB