Marshal Yanda

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Marshal Yanda
Marshal Yanda Navy Stadium 2012 Practice.jpg
Yanda during Ravens practice at Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, August 2012.
No. 73     Baltimore Ravens
Guard / Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1984-09-15) September 15, 1984 (age 30)
Place of birth: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 305 lb (138 kg)
Career information
High school: Anamosa (IA)
College: Iowa
NFL Draft: 2007 / Round: 3 / Pick: 86
Debuted in 2007 for the Baltimore Ravens
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2013
Games played 99
Games started 88
Stats at

Marshal John Yanda (born September 15, 1984) is an American football offensive lineman for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of Iowa, and was drafted by the Ravens in the third round of the 2007 NFL Draft.

Early years[edit]

Yanda attended Anamosa High School in Iowa and was a letterman in football, basketball, and track & field. In football, he was a two-time first team all-conference selection.

College career[edit]

Yanda played for the Iowa Hawkeyes football team while attending the University of Iowa in Iowa City, where he was an economics major. He was selected as a third-team All-American by The NFL Draft Report in 2006 and earned second-team All-Big Ten honors from the league's coaches. Yanda's first two college football seasons were played for North Iowa Area Community College.

Professional career[edit]

Baltimore Ravens[edit]

Yanda was selected by the Baltimore Ravens in the third round (86th overall) in the 2007 NFL Draft. On July 26, 2011, the Ravens re-signed Yanda to a five year, $32 million contract.[1] He was chosen to represent the AFC in the 2011 Pro Bowl. Throughout his career, Yanda has been known for his rough style of play.


  1. ^ "Recent News on Marshal Yanda". Rotoworld. Retrieved 2011-12-31. 

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