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Brackenridge before a Toronto Argonauts game in 2018.
|Position:||Defensive backs coach|
|Born:||June 30, 1984|
|Height:||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Weight:||189 lb (86 kg)|
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Tyron Lyle Brackenridge (born June 30, 1984) is a Canadian football defensive backs coach for the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League. He is a former gridiron football cornerback who played the majority of his career with the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League, where he won a Grey Cup championship in 2013. He was signed by the Kansas City Chiefs as an undrafted free agent in 2007. He played college football at Washington State.
Kansas City ChiefsEdit
Brackenridge signed a free agent contract with the National Football League's Kansas City Chiefs on May 8, 2007.
Brackenridge was released by the Chiefs during final cuts on August 31, 2008. He was re-signed on October 30 after cornerback Dmitri Patterson was released. The Chiefs released Brackenridge again November 5.
New York JetsEdit
Brackenridge was signed to a contract by the New York Jets on February 19, 2009. He was waived by the team on May 19, 2009.
Brackenridge was claimed off waivers by the Jacksonville Jaguars on May 20, 2009. Due to injuries to fellow Jaguars cornerback Rashean Mathis, Brackenridge started 5 games in 2009. He made 33 tackles with 5 passes defended in his run as the starting corner opposite Derek Cox. After two seasons in Jacksonville, he was released on July 29, 2011.
Tyron Brackenridge signed with the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League. He saw limited playing time in his first season in the CFL. However, in his second season with the Roughriders, Brackenridge accumulated 77 tackles and 2 interceptions. Following his breakout 2012 CFL season the Roughriders re-signed Brackenridge on February 15, 2013. In 2013, Brackenridge was honoured as the Hardest Hitter in the 2013 CFL season. He was named a CFL All-Star for the first time in his career, finishing the season with 48 tackles, 6 special teams tackles and 3 interceptions. His fourth season in the CFL was again highly productive and he was once again named a CFL All-Star. During the 2014 campaign he amassed 64 tackles, 10 special teams tackles, 3 interceptions and 2 quarterback sacks. About 2 weeks prior to becoming a free-agent Brackenridge and the Roughriders agreed to a contract extension.  Tyron was released by the Saskatchewan Roughriders on December 15, 2015. 
On April 20, 2016, Brackenridge announced his retirement from professional football.
- ↑ "Jaguars release four players from roster". Jaguars.com. http://www.jaguars.com/news/article.aspx?id=10229. Retrieved July 29, 2011.
- ↑ "FA13: 'T-Brack' is back; Riders sign Anderson - CFL.ca". February 15, 2013. http://cfl.ca/article/fa13-t-brack-is-back-riders-sign-anderson-20130215060352.
- ↑ "Roughriders sign S Brackenridge to contract extension". https://www.tsn.ca/roughriders-sign-s-brackenridge-to-contract-extension-1.192096.
- ↑ "Tyron Brackenridge and Taj Smith among 19 released from Riders". http://globalnews.ca/news/2402764/tyron-brackenridge-and-taj-smith-among-19-released-from-riders.
- ↑ "TYRON BRACKENRIDGE ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT". riderville.com. April 20, 2016. http://www.riderville.com/2016/04/20/tyron-brackenridge-announces-retirement/. Retrieved July 6, 2016.
- ↑ "New Argonauts coach Marc Trestman unveils rest of his staff". March 22, 2017. https://www.thestar.com/sports/argos/2017/03/22/new-argonauts-coach-marc-trestman-unveils-rest-of-his-staff.html.
- ↑ "Trestman rounds out coaching staff by hiring, Eiben, Condell, Archer & Brackenridge - CFL.ca". March 22, 2017. https://www.cfl.ca/2017/03/22/trestman-rounds-coaching-staff-hiring-eiben-condell-archer-brackenridge/.
- Saskatchewan Roughriders bio
- Jacksonville Jaguars bio
- Kansas City Chiefs bio
- New York Jets bio
- Washington State Cougars bio