Melvin Byrd

Melvin Glynn Byrd
Born: December 17, 1958
Hampton, VA
Position: DB
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 160
College: California - Davis
Career: 1982-1987

Melvin Byrd played from 1982 to 1987 during his career with the BC Lions. Byrd intercepted 24 passes for 580 yards in his career.

BC Lions
BC Lions

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Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1982CFL BC Lions2189.011 0
1983CFL BC Lions56112.220 0
1984CFL BC Lions161519.466 0
1987CFL BC Lions4379.219 0
Totals2727210.166 0

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1986CFL BC Lions2455123.049 0
1987CFL BC Lions3282225.765 0
Totals56137324.565 0

Missed Field Goal Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1986CFL BC Lions46416.0450
1987CFL BC Lions23919.5230
Totals610317.245 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1983CFL BC Lions414035.0107 1
1984CFL BC Lions415939.8115 1
1985CFL BC Lions6498.224 0
1986CFL BC Lions613522.556 2
1987CFL BC Lions49724.243 1
Totals2458024.2115 5


Year Team No. Yds Avg.
1983CFL BC Lions3.00.00.0
1985CFL BC Lions1.00.00.0
1986CFL BC Lions1.00.00.0
1987CFL BC Lions1.00.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1985CFL BC Lions200
1986CFL BC Lions1170
1987CFL BC Lions421

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1983CFL BC Lions010006
1984CFL BC Lions010006
1986CFL BC Lions0002000012
1987CFL BC Lions00010006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1982CFLBC Lions2
1983CFLBC Lions15
1984CFLBC Lions16
1985CFLBC Lions14
1986CFLBC Lions18
1987CFLBC Lions17


1985 - CFL CFL West All-Star
1987 - CFL CFL West All-Star