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Kyler Gordon

DB

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Experience: R

Height: 6-0

Age: 22

Weight: 200 lbs

College: Washington

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Biography

Awards (Courtesy of University of Washington media relations):

  • 2021 All-Pac-12 First Team
  • 2021 Preseason All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention (ST and DB)
  • 2020 All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention
  • 2019 All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention
  • 2019 Pac-12 Academic Honor Roll

2021: Named to the All-Pac-12 first team ... started all 12 games ... seven tackles, including one for a loss, vs. Montana ... two stops and a pass break-up at Michigan ... two tackles in the win over Arkansas State ... earned the UW coaches' defensive player of the game for the win over Cal, when he had his first two interceptions, along with a game-high 10 total tackles ... two tackles and two pass break-ups at Oregon State ... three tackles vs. UCLA and also in the victory at Arizona ... made four tackles vs. Oregon ... one stop vs. Arizona State ... six tackles, including one for a loss, plus a forced fumble and a pass break-up, at Colorado ... six tackles vs. Washington State ... won the Husky Excellence Award at the UW's postseason awards banquet.

2020: Earned All-Pac-12 honorable mention ... played all four games, starting one ... saw action in the season opener vs. Oregon State ... led both teams with seven tackles in the win over Arizona, with three of them on special teams ... named the UW coaches' special teams player of the game after Arizona game ... had two tackles, one of them for a loss, and a key forced fumble in the comeback win over Utah ... started vs. Stanford, finishing with nine total tackles and a pass break-up ... named the team's Special Teams MVP for the second year in a row.

2019: Played in all 13 games, starting four ... honorable mention All-Pac-12 selection ... named to the Pac-12 Academic Honor Roll ... started each of the first three games of the season ... finished the EWU game with four tackles ... named the UW coaches' special teams player of the week for the Eastern game ... four tackles vs. California ... season-high nine total tackles in the UW win over Hawai'i ... two tackles in the win at BYU ... had four tackles and a pass break-up in the victory over USC, when he was named the coaches' special teams player of the game for the second time this season ... had one tackle at Stanford ... had a tackle and recovered a fumble in the UW win at Arizona ... had a pass breakup vs. Oregon ... made three tackles against Utah ... one stop in the win at Oregon State ... one tackle at Colorado ... started the Apple Cup, finishing with one tackle, which was good for a five-yard loss ... made one tackle in the Las Vegas Bowl win over Boise State ... named the UW's most outstanding special teams player at the postseason awards banquet.

2018: Played in four games as a true freshman, thus preserving a redshirt season under the new NCAA rules ... saw his first action of the 2018 season in the game at Oregon (week seven) ... also played in the Huskies' win over Stanford, notching two tackles ... also played in the Apple Cup win at WSU and against Utah in the Pac-12 Championship Game.

HIGH SCHOOL: *A standout, all-purpose player for four years ... Associated Press 2A all-state both as a defensive back and as an all-purpose player ... as a senior, rushed for 517 yards on just 40 carries, caught 32 passes for 841 yards, threw an 88-yard touchdown pass and totaled 44 tackles and five interceptions ... averaged 19 yards per touch on offense ... named the Offensive MVP of the Cascade Conference, as well as first-team all-league at defensive back ... also Everett Herald all-area first-team as a multipurpose player on offense and also as a defensive back ... led the Wildcats to an 11-2 overall record and the semifinals of the state 2A playoffs as a senior in 2017 ... as a junior in 2016, Archbishop Murphy went 14-0 and won the 2A state championship ... had 802 receiving yards and 31 tackles and four interceptions as a junior, when he made the Seattle Times all-state (all levels) team ... also earned Everett Herald all-area first-team on both offense and defense, and first-team All-Cascade Conference as both a wide receiver and a defensive back in 2016 ... as a sophomore, helped lead the Wildcats to a 12-1 record as they outscored opponents 585-92 on the season ... had seven interceptions as a sophomore, earning first-team All-Cascade Conference at DB and WR ... played on the varsity as a freshman, when the team went 7-3 ... listed as the No. 102 overall prospect and No. 20 cornerback in the nation by 247sports.com ... ranked as the No. 25 cornerback in the country by rivals.com ... also played basketball ... played for coach Jerry Jensen, a former standout linebacker at UW.

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