31 Tim Handlon
31 Tim Handlon
Height: 6-2
Weight: 226
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Valparaiso, IN
High School: Valparaiso
Position: LB
Years at Yale: *

2009: Started every game at MLB... Second on team with 42 solos and 668 overall tackles... Best day was 9-5-14 at Columbia... Finished career with 6-5-11 against Harvard... Two interceptions and three forced fumbles... Academic All-Ivy... Norman S. Hall Memorial Trophy for outstanding service to Yale football.

2008: Played in all 10 games at LB...Earned second varsity letter...Interception vs. Princeton...Finished with 17 tackles (10-7-17) and one for loss.

2007: Special teams standout... Earned first varsity letter... Three total (1-2) tackles... Appeared in all 10 games.

2006: Varsity backup defensive back... Made two tackles against Columbia.

At Valparaiso High School: Two-sport athlete, three-year letter winner in football, two-year letter winner in baseball ... First-team all-state, Old Spice Indiana Player of the Year...Indianapolis Colts Academic All-Star Team...Indiana all-star...85 tackles senior year.

Personal: Timothy James Handlon is the son of Mike and Charlann Handlon and the second Handlon to play football for Yale...Older brother Matt '06 was a three-year starter for the Bulldogs at DB... Runs his own lawn-mowing business... Hopes to enter U.S. Navy SEALS training after graduation... Hobbies include going to the beach, lifting weights, history, and loving his country... Political Science major... Berkeley College resident.