Born: April 11, 1992- Atlanta, Georgia
2024: Years as a Lion: 1st Years in CFL: 1st Status: American
Career Games: 0 Playoffs: 0 Grey Cup: 0
Tyrell was signed by the Lions as a free agent in February 2024.
2015-22: After signing with the Seattle Seahawks in May 2015 and attending training camp, the linebacker also had a practice roster stint in Kansas City in his first pro season. Tyrell then suited up in 44 games from 2016-21 between the Oakland Raiders, Houston Texans, San Francisco 49ers and Jacksonville Jaguars. A majority of his game action came with the Texans where he led the team in tackles on two occasions in the 2020 campaign. Recorded his first NFL sack on Ryan Tannehill in a contest against the Tennessee Titans. He then dressed in six games for the 49ers in 2021 before returning to Houston and rounding out his NFL stint with Jacksonville in 2022.
2011-14: Tyrell enjoyed a productive tenure at the University of West Georgia, recording 220 total tackles, three interceptions and a pair of sacks. He would earn First Team All-Gulf South Conference in his junior season of 2013.