Kyler  Kerbyson

77Kyler Kerbyson

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Knoxville, Tenn.

High School:
Knoxville Catholic

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 317

Position:
OL

Experience:
3L

CAREER HONORS

2015 - R-SENIOR

  • Photo Gallery
  • Games/Starts: 13/13
  • Returning starter, starting at left tackle in 2015, starting all 13 games; Vols averaging 422.3 yards per game and 223.7 rushing yards per game (second in SEC)
  • Vols gained 2,908 rushing yards, second most in school history
  • Started final 26 games of his career in a row
  • Vols gained 200-plus rushing yards in nine games and 300-plus twice (Bowling Green & Vanderbilt)
  • On Senior Day, helped Vols to 523 yards of total offense and 331 rushing yards
  • Named SEC Offensive Lineman of The Week (11/30)
  • Vols ran for 248 at Missouri (11/21), most allowed by Tigers in 2015 and more than doubling average of rush defense (113 ypg) entering the game
  • Tennessee ran for 237 yards vs. North Texas (11/14)
  • Vols gained 482 yards, including 249 on ground at Kentucky (10/31)
  • Helped Vols pile up 519 yards of offense, including 207 rushing yards in win over #19 Georgia (10/10)
  • Vols ran for 254 yards at Florida (9/26), most by UT in the series
  • Named SEC Offensive Lineman of The Week (9/7)
  • Helped team to 604 yards of total offense and 399 rushing yards (most since 1994) vs. Bowling Green (9/5)

2014 - R-JUNIOR

  • Photo Gallery
  • Games/Starts: 13/13
  • Started all 13 games at three different positions: right tackle (2), left tackle (10) and left guard (1)
  • Started first two games at right tackle, the next five games at left tackle, the next at left guard before returning to left tackle at South Carolina (11/1)
  • Drew start at left guard vs. #4 Alabama (10/25) in place of injured Marcus Jackson
  • Played both left and right tackle at #3 Ole Miss (10/18)
  • Drew first start at left tackle at #4/3 Oklahoma (9/13)
  • First-career start in opener vs. Utah State (8/31)

2013 - R-SOPHOMORE

2012 - R-FRESHMAN

  • 2012 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
  • Games/Starts: 7/0
  • Saw action as a back-up tackle in seven games
  • Made college debut against Georgia State (9/8)

2011 - FRESHMAN

  • Redshirted

HIGH SCHOOL

  • Rivals: 3-star (No. 34 overall offensive tackle, No. 4 overall prospect in Tennessee)
  • Scout: 4-star (No. 24 overall offensive tackle)
  • ESPN: 3-star (No. 24 overall offensive tackle)
  • Named Tennessee Mr. Football AAA Lineman of the Year in 2010
  • Earned TSWA All-State honors
  • Garnered Knoxville News Sentinel PrepXtra All-Knoxville Football League defensive player of the year and first team honors
  • Member of The Tennessean's Dream Team
  • Selected to Toyota East vs. West All-Star Classic
  • Named to Mobile Press-Register's Southeast 120 and ranked 110th
  • As a senior, allowed zero sacks in 252 pass attempts and graded out at 92 percent
  • Also contributed 52 pancake blocks and helped offense average 29 points per game in 2010
  • Led defense with 86 tackles and posted 27 tackles-for-loss, five sacks and three forced fumbles
  • Collected 47 pancake blocks as a junior
  • Coach at Knoxville Catholic High School: Scott Meadows

PERSONAL

  • Full Name: Kyler Brian Kerbyson
  • Born on July 7, 1993 in Garland, Texas
  • Son of Keith Kerbyson and Dianna
  • Majoring in Recreation and Sport Management
  • Recipient of the Kendall Family Scholarship Endowment
  • Recipient of the Sendele Family Endowment Scholarship
 

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