Kyler Bruce Fackrell was born on November 25,1991 and is an American football outside linebacker who is a free agent.
26 Facts About Kyler Fackrell
Kyler Fackrell played high school football at Mesa High School in Mesa, Arizona before attending Utah State and playing for their football team on a scholarship.
Kyler Fackrell was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the third round of the 2016 NFL Draft.
Kyler Fackrell played linebacker, quarterback, and wide receiver for the Jackrabbits football team.
Kyler Fackrell had 68 tackles, eight passes defensed, two interceptions and forced a fumble on the defensive side of the ball.
Kyler Fackrell took a year off after high school and made a living painting houses while deciding whether or not to go on a Mormon mission.
Kyler Fackrell ultimately decided to accept the scholarship to play football for the Utah State Aggies and received redshirt status his first year.
Kyler Fackrell went on to block a field goal against New Mexico State.
Kyler Fackrell finished the year as the first player in the school's history to be named a Freshman All-American and the fourth to win All-Conference First-team honors.
Kyler Fackrell had a career-high in tackles against BYU and was the Mountain West's Defensive Player of the week.
Kyler Fackrell's efforts earned him a spot on the All-Conference Second-team.
Kyler Fackrell was named the Mountain West Conference Player of the Week two times that season.
Kyler Fackrell finished his last year with the Aggies by being named a fourth-team All-American by Phil Steele and a First-team Conference selection.
Kyler Fackrell stated that he possessed "premium" athleticism and cited his multiple-sport career and high school.
Kyler Fackrell complimented his tackling ability and believed he was capable of becoming a pass rusher and mentioned his good cover ability.
Kyler Fackrell commented that scouts did not seem concerned about his age at first, but as the draft neared it became a larger concern.
Kyler Fackrell was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the third round with the 88th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft.
When Kyler Fackrell found out he was drafted by the Packers, he and his wife fell to their knees in celebration.
Kyler Fackrell was believed to be drafted by the Packers in part because of Julius Peppers' age and the fact he was entering the final year of his contract.
Kyler Fackrell finished the 2018 season with a career-high 42 tackles, and a team-leading 10.5 sacks.
On March 26,2020, Kyler Fackrell signed a one-year contract with the New York Giants.
On December 1,2020, Kyler Fackrell was placed on injured reserve with a calf injury.
On January 2,2021, Kyler Fackrell was activated off of injured reserve.
On March 24,2021, Kyler Fackrell signed with the Los Angeles Chargers.
On March 21,2022, Kyler Fackrell signed a one-year contract with the Las Vegas Raiders.
Kyler Fackrell was placed on season-ending injured reserve on July 29,2022.