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Kevin Byard recorded seven solo tackles, four assisted tackles, one pass defended, and one interception in a 28-12 upset win over the Ravens on Saturday.
Not only did Byard log his first game of the year with double-digit tackles, but he also upped his interception season-total to six. His pick came on the Raven's first drive of the game and was a tone-setter for the rest of the evening. Byard will need to maintain his high level of play if the Titans are to beat the Chiefs again next Sunday.
The Titans and S Kevin Byard have agreed to terms on a five-year $70.5 million contract extension with $31 million in guaranteed money.
The new deal makes Byard the highest-paid safety in the NFL. The agreement also makes the 2018 interception leader (8) the highest-paid safety in league history. He'll play a key role in manning the Titans' defense, which could have to carry the team at times, in 2019.
Titans safety Kevin Byard recorded nine tackles (six solo), two passes defensed, and one interception in Saturday’s 25-16 win over the Redskins.
It’s back-to-back games with a pick for Byard who now has four on the year. Tennessee closes out the regular season with a home game against the Colts in Week 17.
Titans safety Kevin Byard recorded three tackles (two solo) and one sack in Thursday night’s 30-9 win over the Jaguars.
The sack, which came on Jacksonville’s first possession of the game and forced a punt, was Byard’s first of the season. He has 66 tackles, one sack, two interceptions, and four passes defensed on the year. The Giants are up next in Week 15.
Titans safety Kevin Byard recorded four tackles (one solo) in Monday night’s 34-17 loss to the Texans.
Byard recorded fewer than five tackles for just the fifth time in 11 games this season. He now has 52 tackles, two interceptions, and four passes defensed. The Jets are up next in Week 13.