Todd Yoder

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Todd Yoder
Todd Yoder in 2008.jpg
Yoder in 2008
No. 80, 83, 87
Tight end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1978-03-18) March 18, 1978 (age 36)
Place of birth: New Palestine, Indiana
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Weight: 251 lb (114 kg)
Career information
High school: New Palestine (IN)
College: Vanderbilt
Undrafted in 2000
Debuted in 2000 for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Last played in 2009 for the Washington Redskins
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2009
Receptions 48
Receiving yards 460
Touchdowns 8
Stats at NFL.com

Todd Yoder (born March 18, 1978) is a former American football tight end. Yoder was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2000. He played college football at Vanderbilt. He has also been a member of the Jacksonville Jaguars and Washington Redskins. He now resides in Clearwater, Florida, coaching High School football at Calvary Christian High School.

High School Career[edit]

Yoder attended New Palestine High School in New Palestine, Indiana, where he lettered in football, basketball, and track. In football, he was an All-State running back as a senior, after he rushed for 1,219 yards and made 14 receptions for 12 touchdowns. He played wide receiver as a junior and sophomore.

College Career[edit]

Yoder was a four-year letterman at Vanderbilt and posted 80 career receptions for 1,267 yards and 8 TDs, during those 4 years. He caught 25 passes for 361 yards and 2 TDs as a senior. He was named to the SEC’s Goodworks Team as a junior. He finished second on the team with 21 receptions during sophomore season. Todd was named to the freshman All-SEC after leading the Commodores in receiving with 21 catches for 471 yards and 3 TDs, and his first collegiate catch was a 50-yard TD reception versus Notre Dame. He graduated with a degree in chemistry.

Professional career[edit]

In his career he has 48 catches 460 yards and eight touchdowns. Years previous to joining the Washington Redskins, Yoder had only caught two touchdown passes. Yoder is currently the Head Football Coach at Calvary Christian High School in Clearwater, Florida.[1]

Radio career[edit]

While a member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Yoder co-hosted "The Todd Yoder Show" with radio host Randy Harris. The program was broadcast weekly, usually from a different venue throughout Tampa Bay, in front of a live audience.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Christian High School, Calvary. "Faculty and Staff". Retrieved 9/10/12. 

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