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Keith Tandy
S #37
Height:
5-10
Weight:
205
Age:
25
College:
West Virginia
Hometown:
Hopkinsville, KY
Experience:
3

Quick Stats (2014):

TCKL
0
SCK
--
FF
--
INT
--
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 43 34 9 0.0 0 3 3 42 -- 20 0 1 1
2014 TB 3 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 TB 16 5 40 31 9 0.0 -- 3 3 42 14 20 0 1 1
2012 TB 9 0 3 3 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 CAR L 14-20 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2 STL L 17-19 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
3 @ATL L 14-56 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

ACQUIRED BY BUCS

  • Selected by Tampa Bay in the sixth round (174th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft.

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Made NFL debut against Carolina (9/9/12).
  • Recorded first career start vs. Carolina (10/24/13).
  • Tallied first career interception at Seattle (11/3/13).
  • Registered career high seven tackles against St. Louis (12/22/13).

 

2013 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Played in all 16 games, including five starts.
  • Posted 37 tackles, three interceptions, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery. Also added five tackles on special teams.
  • His three interceptions tied for second on team.
  • Made season debut at New York Jets (9/8).
  • Notched first career defensive tackle vs. New Orleans (9/15).
  • Played in reserve role at New England (9/22).
  • Posted one tackle vs. Arizona (9/29).
  • Registered three tackles and one quarterback hit vs. Philadelphia (10/13).
  • Notched two tackles at Atlanta (10/20).
  • Made first career start vs. Carolina (10/24) and recorded a career-high four tackles.
  • Started at Seattle (11/3) and made first career interception when he picked off Russell Wilson at the goal line to preserve a seven-point lead in the fourth quarter.
  • Played in reserve role vs. Miami (11/11).
  • Collected two tackles vs. Atlanta (11/17).
  • Started at Detroit (11/24) and intercepted a Matthew Stafford pass intended for Calvin Johnson at the Tampa Bay 1-yard line.
  • Intercepted a pass in second consecutive game, at Carolina (12/1).
  • Registered two tackles on special teams vs. Buffalo (12/8).
  • Tallied four tackles and a forced fumble on defense and one tackle on special teams vs. San Francisco (12/15).
  • Started at New Orleans (12/29) and recorded six tackles.

 

COLLEGE

  • A team captain that started in 40-of-45 career games (2008-11), including every game his sophomore, junior and senior seasons.
  • Recorded 188 tackles, 8.0 tackles for loss, 13 interceptions, 37 passes defensed, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery.
  • Two-time first-team All-Big East selection.
  • Three-time Big East Academic All-Star.
  • As a senior, led the team and ranked third in the Big East with four interceptions.
  • Led the team and ranked second in the Big East in passes defensed with 13.
  • Added 64 tackles and 2.0 tackles for loss.
  • As a junior, named second-team All-American by SI.com and third-team All-American by Rivals.com.
  • Tied for fifth nationally with 17 passes defensed and 10th in the country with six interceptions, leading the Big East in both categories.
  • As a sophomore, tied for 10th in the Big East with three interceptions and 14th with seven passes defensed.
  • Graduated in December 2011 with a bachelor’s degree in forensic and investigative sciences.
  • PERSONAL
  • Attended Christian County High School (Hopkinsville, Kentucky) where he played quarterback, throwing for 8,609 yards and 90 touchdowns, including a single-season school-record 32.
  • As a senior, also rushed for 1,007 yards and made four interceptions on defense.
  • Son of Joyce Jordan.
  • Born Keith Tandy on February 12, 1989 in Hopkinsville, Kentucky.

 

COMMUNITY

  • Helped distribute sports equipment to children in December 2013 as part of Replay Tampa Bay, a sports equipment drive in conjunction with the Tampa Bay Sports Commission and Elder Ford of Tampa to support local youth.
  • In September 2013, helped host a Futbol Americano Celebration at Webb Middle School in celebration of the NFL’s Hispanic Heritage Month through football drills, salsa dancing, and Hispanic cultural music.
  • In October 2013, helped host the Buccaneers’ Halloween Celebration for youths from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa.
  • Visited four Bay Area elementary schools in 2013 to deliver eyeglasses and speak on the importance of education as part of the Glazer Family Foundation Vision Program.
  • Helped the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve sort donated toys to support the Toys for Tots program in December 2012.
  • Visited youth at All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg and sang holiday carols to residents at Westminster Palms retirement home in December 2012.
  • Led students through football drills and promoted the importance of health and fitness for the opening of BUCS CARE School Fitness Zones at Mort Elementary in November 2012 and Davis Elementary in December 2012.
  • Helped host a lunch for service members at Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater and visited veterans recovering from injury and illness at Bay Pines VA Hospital in November 2012.
  • Greeted children, signed autographs and handed out Buccaneers teddy bears to pediatric patients at Tampa General Hospital in October 2012 and Florida Hospital Tampa in November 2012.
  • Visited Crestwood Elementary in September 2012 to read to students and promote the importance of literacy during Hispanic Heritage Month.
  • In June 2012, visited MacDill Air Force Base to tour a hurricane aircraft, witness a military dog training session, and thank civilian workers and active duty military for their service.
  • Hosted an educational scavenger hunt for children from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay at Busch Gardens Tampa in June 2012.
  • Signed autographs, handed out Buccaneers teddy bears, and greeted patients at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital in May 2012.
  • Helped host an outing to a Tampa Bay Rays game for underprivileged students from Campbell Park Elementary in May 2012.

ACQUIRED BY BUCS

  • Selected by Tampa Bay in the sixth round (174th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft.

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Made NFL debut against Carolina (9/9/12).
  • Recorded first career start vs. Carolina (10/24/13).
  • Tallied first career interception at Seattle (11/3/13).
  • Registered career high seven tackles against St. Louis (12/22/13).

 

2013 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Played in all 16 games, including five starts.
  • Posted 37 tackles, three interceptions, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery. Also added five tackles on special teams.
  • His three interceptions tied for second on team.
  • Made season debut at New York Jets (9/8).
  • Notched first career defensive tackle vs. New Orleans (9/15).
  • Played in reserve role at New England (9/22).
  • Posted one tackle vs. Arizona (9/29).
  • Registered three tackles and one quarterback hit vs. Philadelphia (10/13).
  • Notched two tackles at Atlanta (10/20).
  • Made first career start vs. Carolina (10/24) and recorded a career-high four tackles.
  • Started at Seattle (11/3) and made first career interception when he picked off Russell Wilson at the goal line to preserve a seven-point lead in the fourth quarter.
  • Played in reserve role vs. Miami (11/11).
  • Collected two tackles vs. Atlanta (11/17).
  • Started at Detroit (11/24) and intercepted a Matthew Stafford pass intended for Calvin Johnson at the Tampa Bay 1-yard line.
  • Intercepted a pass in second consecutive game, at Carolina (12/1).
  • Registered two tackles on special teams vs. Buffalo (12/8).
  • Tallied four tackles and a forced fumble on defense and one tackle on special teams vs. San Francisco (12/15).
  • Started at New Orleans (12/29) and recorded six tackles.

 

COLLEGE

  • A team captain that started in 40-of-45 career games (2008-11), including every game his sophomore, junior and senior seasons.
  • Recorded 188 tackles, 8.0 tackles for loss, 13 interceptions, 37 passes defensed, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery.
  • Two-time first-team All-Big East selection.
  • Three-time Big East Academic All-Star.
  • As a senior, led the team and ranked third in the Big East with four interceptions.
  • Led the team and ranked second in the Big East in passes defensed with 13.
  • Added 64 tackles and 2.0 tackles for loss.
  • As a junior, named second-team All-American by SI.com and third-team All-American by Rivals.com.
  • Tied for fifth nationally with 17 passes defensed and 10th in the country with six interceptions, leading the Big East in both categories.
  • As a sophomore, tied for 10th in the Big East with three interceptions and 14th with seven passes defensed.
  • Graduated in December 2011 with a bachelor’s degree in forensic and investigative sciences.
  • PERSONAL
  • Attended Christian County High School (Hopkinsville, Kentucky) where he played quarterback, throwing for 8,609 yards and 90 touchdowns, including a single-season school-record 32.
  • As a senior, also rushed for 1,007 yards and made four interceptions on defense.
  • Son of Joyce Jordan.
  • Born Keith Tandy on February 12, 1989 in Hopkinsville, Kentucky.

 

COMMUNITY

  • Helped distribute sports equipment to children in December 2013 as part of Replay Tampa Bay, a sports equipment drive in conjunction with the Tampa Bay Sports Commission and Elder Ford of Tampa to support local youth.
  • In September 2013, helped host a Futbol Americano Celebration at Webb Middle School in celebration of the NFL’s Hispanic Heritage Month through football drills, salsa dancing, and Hispanic cultural music.
  • In October 2013, helped host the Buccaneers’ Halloween Celebration for youths from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa.
  • Visited four Bay Area elementary schools in 2013 to deliver eyeglasses and speak on the importance of education as part of the Glazer Family Foundation Vision Program.
  • Helped the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve sort donated toys to support the Toys for Tots program in December 2012.
  • Visited youth at All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg and sang holiday carols to residents at Westminster Palms retirement home in December 2012.
  • Led students through football drills and promoted the importance of health and fitness for the opening of BUCS CARE School Fitness Zones at Mort Elementary in November 2012 and Davis Elementary in December 2012.
  • Helped host a lunch for service members at Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater and visited veterans recovering from injury and illness at Bay Pines VA Hospital in November 2012.
  • Greeted children, signed autographs and handed out Buccaneers teddy bears to pediatric patients at Tampa General Hospital in October 2012 and Florida Hospital Tampa in November 2012.
  • Visited Crestwood Elementary in September 2012 to read to students and promote the importance of literacy during Hispanic Heritage Month.
  • In June 2012, visited MacDill Air Force Base to tour a hurricane aircraft, witness a military dog training session, and thank civilian workers and active duty military for their service.
  • Hosted an educational scavenger hunt for children from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay at Busch Gardens Tampa in June 2012.
  • Signed autographs, handed out Buccaneers teddy bears, and greeted patients at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital in May 2012.
  • Helped host an outing to a Tampa Bay Rays game for underprivileged students from Campbell Park Elementary in May 2012.
 

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