44 Brandon Dyches
44 Brandon Dyches
Birth Date: 05/01/1984
Height: 6-4
Weight: 230
Year: So.
Hometown: Chapin, SC
High School: Dutch Fork
Position: DE
Years at Yale: **

Notes: Strong, athletic player... Second in tackles among returners... 2004: Started all 10 games as right end... Led Yale with 14.5 TFL, 6.5 sacks and 6.0 PBU... Honorable mention All-Ivy... Team Hammer Award for Cornell game when he had a season-high four TFL... Team Defensive Line Award vs. Cornell, Dartmouth, Penn and Princeton... Recorded career high 8-2-10 against Brown... Finished with 34 solos and 60 total... 2003: Finished the season with 27 tackles (17-10-27)... Made a team-high 4.0 sacks for a loss of 26 yards... Also broke up four passes and recovered a fumble... Best day came against Brown when he had a sack and broke up two passes which earned him the Yale Defensive Lineman of the Game award... 2002: Primarily played JV, but saw action in opening game against San Diego... At Dutch Fork High: All-area and all-region... North-South All-Star game... Columbia Touchdown Club Player of the week... Key Club Scholarship... Personal: Brandon C. Dyches, born May 1, 1984, is the son of Fred and Teresa Dyches... Enjoys fly fishing, gardening and classical music... Plays three instruments... Was a member of the a cappella group Bakers Dozen.