|Date of birth:||February 7, 1984|
|Place of birth:||Minneapolis, Minnesota|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||255 lb (116 kg)|
|NFL draft:||2006 / Round: 3 / Pick: 93|
|Career highlights and awards|
Career NFL statistics as of 2009
|Stats at NFL.com|
Dominique Montiel Byrd (born February 7, 1984) is an American football tight end who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the third round of the 2006 NFL Draft. He played college football at Southern California.
Byrd went to Southern California where he made a 2004 All-Pac-10 honorable mention, and was best known for catching two one-handed touchdown passes, one of which was in the Orange Bowl victory against University of Oklahoma.
|Ht||Wt||40-yard dash||10-yd split||20-yd split||20 ss||3-cone||Vert||Broad||BP||Wonderlic|
|6-2⅝ **||255 **||4.79 *||x||x||4.44 **||x||36"||9'8" **||16 **||x|
(* represents USC Pro Day )
St. Louis Rams
After spending the 2008 season out of football, Byrd was signed by the Arizona Cardinals on May 5, 2009. He was waived on November 24, 2009. On January 21, 2010, Byrd was re-signed to a future contract by the Cardinals. But his stay with the Cardinals ended on August 30, 2010, when he was released by the team.
On January 21, 2011, the Seahawks signed Byrd to a future contract. He was released on September 13.
On October 26, 2011 the Redskins signed Byrd to a 1-year deal as a back up to replace Chris Cooley, who was placed on injured reserve. He was waived on November 8. He re-signed for the Redskins, after Fred Davis was suspended on December 6. Byrd was released on December 20, 2011.