2 Tyler Ford
2 Tyler Ford
Height: 6-0
Weight: 210
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Amherst, N.H.
High School: Souhegan
Position: P
avg 45.1
in 20 13

Senior punter who is majoring in marketing with a minor in computer information systems … owns virtually all of Bentley’s punting records, including career average ... his mark of 40.3 entering the 2016 is 1.8 better than the previous best (38.5, John White, 2005-08).

2015: Registered the best punting season in Northeast-10 history, averaging 43.0 yards per kick … that not only led the conference, but was fifth best nationally in Division II … broke his own school record by 3.1 yards per attempt … honors included honorable mention Don Hansen’s Division II All-America, second-team D2CCA All-Super Region 1, New England Football Writers Division II-III All-New England and first team All-Northeast-10 … tied Bentley’s single game record of 68 yards twice, against New Haven Sept. 11 and against Saint Anselm Oct. 10 … averaged 50.3 yards against LIU Post Nov. 14 to break the school single game record … was the Northeast-10 Special Teams Player of the Week Oct. 19 for his performance against AIC (46.8 average).

2014: Had the third best punting average in the Northeast-10 with his 39.9 on 49 punts breaking the school record by 0.4 … punted seven times at AIC Oct. 4 with his 45.9 average a new single game record for Bentley, extinguishing the previous mark by 0.3 … was the second straight game he dropped four inside the 20 … ranked 39th nationally in Division II in punting average … named to the Oct. 6 Northeast-10 Weekly Honor Roll.

2013: Ranked fifth in the Northeast-10 in punting, averaging 37.3 yards on 43 punts … that also ranked 81st nationally in Division II … was named to the NE-10 All-Rookie Team … was named the NE-10 Special Teams Player of the Week Nov. 4 after punting five times for an average of 43.8 yards against Southern Connecticut, with a long of 52 … during a five-game span from Oct. 5-Nov. 2, averaged 43.9 yards per punt … placed 11 of his 43 punts inside the 20 and had seven of 50 yards or more … also handled kickoffs in three games.

Personal: 2013 graduate of Souhegan High School … was the 2012 Division 3 Player of the Year in New Hampshire … earned Division 3 All-State honors as a quarterback and punter in 2012 and as a wide receiver and punter as a junior … 2012 honors also included Nashua Telegraph Player of the Year, Nashua Telegraph first-team all-star as a QB and Manchester Union Leader first-team All-State as a defensive back … member of 2010 state championship football team … played in the CHaD New Hampshire East/West All-Star Game and in the 60th Shrine Maple Bowl … had a 70-yard punt in the former and a 42-yard field goal in the latter … 2011 New Hampshire Division 3 All-State punter … also a second-team Nashua Telegraph all-star as a wide receiver as a junior … football and baseball team captain as a senior …  also earned letters in basketball, baseball and track … helped Souhegan to state championship game in basketball in 2013 … Academic All-State … Joe Yukica Scholar-Athlete Award … Service Learning at Waltham elementary school … has  volunteered with the Red Cross and a Nashua soup kitchen … has also played with New Hampshire Hammerheads (AAU Baseball), Souhegan Valley Saints (AAU Baseball) and New Hampshire Titans (AAU Basketball) … age as of Sept. 1: 21 … son of Dennis and Kathleen Ford … has one sister, Nicole (23).

2015 Statistics              2014 Statistics             2013 Statistics

Recent Games
Oct 7 Assumption L, 42-7
Oct 15 at American Int'l W, 5-3
Oct 22 Stonehill W, 27-7
Oct 29 at Southern Conn. St. L, 35-13
Nov 5 at New Haven L, 17-7
Nov 12 Stonehill L, 38-21
Statistics category Overall Conf
Punts 62 54
Yards 2796 2404
Average 45.1 44.5
Long 73 73
Inside 20 13 11
Fair caught 5 3
Touch backs 9 8
Blocked 3 3
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 3 West Chester L, 31-24 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at Saint Anselm W, 35-21 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Merrimack W, 41-22 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 at LIU Post L, 27-24 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Pace W, 28-0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Assumption L, 42-7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 at American Int'l W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 Stonehill W, 27-7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 at Southern Conn. St. L, 35-13 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at New Haven L, 17-7 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Stonehill L, 38-21 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 3 West Chester L, 31-24 - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at Saint Anselm W, 35-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Merrimack W, 41-22 - - - - - - -
Sep 24 at LIU Post L, 27-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Pace W, 28-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Assumption L, 42-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 15 at American Int'l W, 5-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 22 Stonehill W, 27-7 1 16 16.0 16 0 - -
Oct 29 at Southern Conn. St. L, 35-13 - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at New Haven L, 17-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Stonehill L, 38-21 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 3 West Chester L, 31-24 - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at Saint Anselm W, 35-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Merrimack W, 41-22 - - - - - - -
Sep 24 at LIU Post L, 27-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Pace W, 28-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Assumption L, 42-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 15 at American Int'l W, 5-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 22 Stonehill W, 27-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 29 at Southern Conn. St. L, 35-13 - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at New Haven L, 17-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Stonehill L, 38-21 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 3 West Chester L, 31-24 - - - - - 0
Sep 10 at Saint Anselm W, 35-21 - - - - - 0
Sep 16 Merrimack W, 41-22 - - - - - 0
Sep 24 at LIU Post L, 27-24 - - - - - 0
Oct 1 Pace W, 28-0 - - - - - 0
Oct 7 Assumption L, 42-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 15 at American Int'l W, 5-3 - - - - - 0
Oct 22 Stonehill W, 27-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 29 at Southern Conn. St. L, 35-13 - - - - - 0
Nov 5 at New Haven L, 17-7 - - - - - 0
Nov 12 Stonehill L, 38-21 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 3 West Chester L, 31-24 3 114 38.0 51 1 2 0 0
Sep 10 at Saint Anselm W, 35-21 3 138 46.0 54 0 0 1 0
Sep 16 Merrimack W, 41-22 1 38 38.0 38 0 0 0 0
Sep 24 at LIU Post L, 27-24 3 157 52.3 68 0 0 1 2
Oct 1 Pace W, 28-0 10 462 46.2 68 2 1 3 0
Oct 7 Assumption L, 42-7 7 295 42.1 64 2 1 0 1
Oct 15 at American Int'l W, 5-3 12 539 44.9 73 4 0 1 0
Oct 22 Stonehill W, 27-7 7 290 41.4 51 2 1 1 0
Oct 29 at Southern Conn. St. L, 35-13 4 164 41.0 46 0 0 0 0
Nov 5 at New Haven L, 17-7 7 321 45.9 67 1 0 1 0
Nov 12 Stonehill L, 38-21 5 278 55.6 69 1 0 1 0
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 3 West Chester L, 31-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at Saint Anselm W, 35-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Merrimack W, 41-22 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 at LIU Post L, 27-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Pace W, 28-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Assumption L, 42-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 at American Int'l W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 Stonehill W, 27-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 at Southern Conn. St. L, 35-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at New Haven L, 17-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Stonehill L, 38-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 3 West Chester L, 31-24 1 - - - - 0
Sep 10 at Saint Anselm W, 35-21 1 - - - - 0
Sep 16 Merrimack W, 41-22 1 - - - - 0
Sep 24 at LIU Post L, 27-24 1 - - - - 0
Oct 1 Pace W, 28-0 1 - - - - 0
Oct 7 Assumption L, 42-7 1 - - - - 0
Oct 15 at American Int'l W, 5-3 1 - - - - 0
Oct 22 Stonehill W, 27-7 1 16 - - - 16
Oct 29 at Southern Conn. St. L, 35-13 1 - - - - 0
Nov 5 at New Haven L, 17-7 1 - - - - 0
Nov 12 Stonehill L, 38-21 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 3 West Chester L, 31-24 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 10 at Saint Anselm W, 35-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 16 Merrimack W, 41-22 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 24 at LIU Post L, 27-24 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 1 Pace W, 28-0 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 7 Assumption L, 42-7 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 15 at American Int'l W, 5-3 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 22 Stonehill W, 27-7 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 29 at Southern Conn. St. L, 35-13 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 5 at New Haven L, 17-7 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 12 Stonehill L, 38-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 3 West Chester L, 31-24 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at Saint Anselm W, 35-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Merrimack W, 41-22 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 at LIU Post L, 27-24 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Pace W, 28-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Assumption L, 42-7 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 at American Int'l W, 5-3 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 Stonehill W, 27-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 at Southern Conn. St. L, 35-13 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at New Haven L, 17-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Stonehill L, 38-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2013-14 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 44 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2013-14 11 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 11 1 -24 -2.2 -24.0 0 0 1 0
2016-17 11 1 16 1.5 16.0 0 16 - -
Total 44 2 -8 -0.2 -4.0 0 16 1 0
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2013-14 11 - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 - - - - - - -
2015-16 11 - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 - - - - - - -
Total 44 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2013-14 11 - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 11 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - 0
Total 44 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2013-14 11 43 1604 37.3 60 11 5 2 1
2014-15 11 49 1957 39.9 59 16 7 5 1
2015-16 11 56 2407 43.0 68 24 2 4 0
2016-17 11 62 2796 45.1 73 13 5 9 3
Total 44 210 8764 41.7 73 64 19 20 5
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2013-14 11 - - - - 0 .0
2014-15 11 - - - - 0 .0
2015-16 11 -24 - - - -24 -2.2
2016-17 11 16 - - - 16 1.5
Total 44 -8 - - - -8 -.2
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2013-14 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2013-14 11 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 11 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 44 3 0 3.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 11 1 16 1.5 16.0 0 16 - -
Conference 9 1 16 1.8 16.0 0 16 - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 1 16 2.7 16.0 0 16 - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 1 16 3.2 16.0 0 16 - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 5 1 16 3.2 16.0 0 16 - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 11 - - - - - - -
Conference 9 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 5 - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 11 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 9 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 6 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 5 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 11 62 2796 45.1 73 13 5 9 3
Conference 9 54 2404 44.5 73 11 3 8 3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 33 1477 44.8 69 8 5 5 1
Away 5 29 1319 45.5 73 5 0 4 2
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 33 1467 44.5 73 8 2 6 0
Losses 6 29 1329 45.8 69 5 3 3 3
-
September 4 10 447 44.7 68 1 2 2 2
October 5 40 1750 43.8 73 10 3 5 1
November 2 12 599 49.9 69 2 0 2 0
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 11 16 - - - 16 1.5
Conference 9 16 - - - 16 1.8
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 6 16 - - - 16 2.7
Away 5 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 5 16 - - - 16 3.2
Losses 6 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 4 - - - - 0 .0
October 5 16 - - - 16 3.2
November 2 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 11 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 9 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 1 0 1.0 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 1 0 1.0 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 5 1 0 1.0 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -