T. J. Yates

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T.J. Yates
T. J. Yates 2014.jpg
Houston Texans
Position:Offensive assistant
Personal information
Born: (1987-05-28) May 28, 1987 (age 33)
Indianapolis, Indiana
Height:6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight:217 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school:Marietta (GA) Pope
College:North Carolina
NFL Draft:2011 / Round: 5 / Pick: 152
Career history
As player:
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
As coach:
Career NFL statistics
Pass completions:179
Pass attempts:324
Passing yards:2,057
Passer rating:70.7
Player stats at NFL.com

TJ. Yates (b. May 28, 1987[1] is an American football quarterback. He plays for the Houston Texans of the National Football League. He played college football for the North Carolinia Tarheels.

Yates was picked by Houston in the 5th Round of the 2011 NFL Draft. Yates became a starter after Matt Schaub suffered a season-ending injury. He threw three touchdowns next to three interceptions in the regular season, but guided the Texans to their first ever playoff appearance. Yates played well in a Wild Card win over the Cincinnati Bengals, but threw three interceptions in a divisional loss to the Baltimore Ravens.

References[change | change source]

  1. "T.J. Yates Stats, News, Videos, Highlights, Pictures, Bio - Houston Texans". ESPN. Retrieved 4 February 2013.