Jairus Byrd

Date of Birth
Oct 06, 1986
College
Oregon
Height
5-10
Weight
203 lbs

Jairus Byrd

Bio

Jairus Bryd is a free safety for the New Orleans Saints. Byrd is the son of Gill Byrd, who is the cornerbacks coach for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

EARLY YEARS

Byrd was born on October 7, 1986 in San Diego, California. He played high school football at Clayton High School in St. Louis County, Missouri. As a QB, WR, and safety, Byrd was named the Missouri 4A Offensive Player of the Year, leading his school to the state championship in 2004.

UNIVERSITY OF OREGON

After redshirting his first year in Oregon, Byrd started at corner, recording 56 tackles and five interceptions on his way to being named the Pac-10 co-freshman player of the year. As a sophomore, he led the conference with seven interceptions and was named to the All-Pac-10 first team as a junior.

He passed on his season senior to ent...

Statistics
STATS
SOLO
AST
TOTAL
SK
QB HIT
TFL
INT
YDS
LONG
TD
FF
FRC
TD
SAF
2013 Regular Season
41
7
48
1.0
1
0
4
85
57
0
1
0
0
0
NFC South
New Orleans Saints