Zaviar Gooden

Date of Birth
Dec 31, 1989
College
Missouri
Height
6-1
Weight
231 lbs

Zaviar Gooden

Bio

Zaviar Gooden is a linebacker for the Tennessee Titans. He played college football for the University of Missouri and was drafted in the third round of the 2013 NFL Draft.

EARLY YEARS

Gooden was born on August 31, 1990 in Austin, Texas. At Pflugerville High School, Gooden started at safety and running back. As a senior, he rushed for 1,128 yards and nine TDs. Defensively, he added two interceptions and a fumble recovery. He was named the district’s 2007 All-Purpose Player of the Year.

According to Rivals.com, Gooden was ranked as the 32nd-best safety prospect in the nation and the 56th-best player in the state of Texas.

UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI

Despite being recruited as a safety, Gooden was moved to linebacker while at Mizzou. In his first season as a starter during his sophomore season, Go...

Statistics
STATS
SOLO
AST
TOTAL
SK
QB HIT
TFL
INT
YDS
LONG
TD
FF
FRC
TD
SAF
2014 Regular Season
18
2
24
0.0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0