LeVar Woods

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LeVar Woods
Sport(s) Football
Current position
Title Tight ends coach
Team Iowa
Conference Big Ten
Biographical details
Born (1978-03-15) March 15, 1978 (age 39)
Cleveland, Ohio
Playing career
1998–2000 Iowa
2001–2004 Arizona Cardinals
2005–2006 Detroit Lions
2006–2007 Tennessee Titans
Position(s) Linebacker
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
2008–2011 Iowa (AA)
2012–2014 Iowa (LB)
2015–present Iowa (TE)

LeVar Woods (born March 15, 1978) is the tight ends coach at the University of Iowa,[1] where he played linebacker during his college career. He was originally signed by the Arizona Cardinals as an undrafted free agent in 2001, played for a season and a half with the Detroit Lions (2005–2006), and finished his career with the Tennessee Titans (2006–2007). Woods attended High school in West Lyon High school in Inwood Iowa [2]

High school career[edit]

Woods attended West Lyon High School in Inwood, Iowa and was a letterman in football, basketball, and track. Woods graduated from West Lyon High School in 1996.

College career[edit]

Woods attended the University of Iowa, and was a letterman in football. In football, he was a two-year starter as an outside linebacker. He finished his spectacular college career with four sacks and 165 tackles. As a senior, he was an All-Big Ten Conference second team selection, and was given the Hayden Fry Extra Heartbeat Award (awarded to the University of Iowa player who demonstrates extraordinary effort on the field).


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