|No. 82 Tampa Bay Buccaneers|
|Date of birth:||September 4, 1985|
|Place of birth:||Prairie City, Iowa|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||256 lb (116 kg)|
|NFL draft:||2009 / Round: 6 / Pick: 202|
Career NFL statistics as of 2014
|Stats at NFL.com|
Brandon Myers (born September 4, 1985) is an American football tight end for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the sixth round of the 2009 NFL Draft. He played college football at Iowa.
He has also played for the New York Giants.
Myers played college football at Iowa. Played four years at Iowa. Totaled 56 receptions for 665 yards and 9 touchdowns. Named first-team All-Big Ten by conference coaches as a senior, when he ranked third on the team in receptions (34) and yards (441), and tied for Hawkeyes lead with four touchdown receptions.
Myers was drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the 6th round with the 202nd overall pick in the 2009 NFL Draft. In a game against the Cleveland Browns,on December 2, 2012 Myers tied a Raiders franchise record by recording his 14th reception of the game. He caught for 130 yards and 1 touchdown in the game.
New York Giants
Myers was signed by the New York Giants on March 16, 2013. He was given a one-year deal worth $2.25 million with a $1.5 million signing bonus. He was released from the Giants after one season.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers