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Born: February 16, 1994- Bedford, Ohio
2021: Years as a Lion: 1st Years in CFL: 1st Status: American
Career Games: 0 Playoffs: 0 Grey Cup: 0
Tyvis was signed as a free agent by the Lions in June 2021.
2019: Signed with the Houston Texans on July 27th before being waived the following week. He then appeared at training camp with the Dallas Cowboys before being released on September 6th. Signed to the Denver Broncos practice squad on November 12th.
2018: Suited up in seven games with the 49ers and recorded a career-high six defensive tackles. He made his first career NFL start in a Monday night win against the Oakland Raiders on November 1st.
2017: Following his release from Seattle, Tyvis was claimed off waivers by the Cleveland Browns in February before being released in June. He then attended training camp with the Indianapolis Colts before ultimately signing with the San Francisco 49ers in November. In three games with the 49ers, Tyvis registered five total tackles.
2016: Signed with the Seattle Seahawks as a non-drafted free agent and recorded three total tackles in eight contests.
2012-2015: After redshirting in 2012, Tyvis enjoyed three solid seasons at Ohio State where he recorded eight interceptions, nine pass knockdowns, a fumble recovery and one forced fumble in 41 games. Tyvis was named Defensive MVP of the 2015 College Football National Championship as the Buckeyes took down Oregon 42-20.