Keith Millard

 Defensive Tackle
 Height: 6'6
 Weight: 260
 College: Washington State
CAREER STATS:
Career Stats Defensive Statistics  
 Year Team G TT SX Sfty FR TD PBU Int Yds Avg Lng TD  
 2029 Toledo 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0  
 1 Season 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0

PROFILE:

FIFL Experience: Drafted 1st overall in the 2029 FIFL Draft by the Toledo Bullfrogs.

Professional Experience: Keith Millard was drafted by Don Deisch in the first round of the 1984 NFL Draft and played one season in the USFL. He was selected to the Pro Bowl in 1988 and 1989. He held the NFL record for most sacks in a single season by a defensive tackle with 18 in 1989, and was named NFL Defensive Player of the Year that season. His record was broken by Aaron Donald in 2018. Early in the following season he suffered a major knee injury causing him to miss the rest of that season. Although he came back to play for several more years, he was never again as dominant of a force.Keith's large stature was a huge asset in bulking up the Minnesota Vikings defensive line. His All-Pro honors and record-setting sacks make him a Minnesota Vikings great. Millard played in 93 games during his career, making 58 sacks, and two interceptions. Millard was voted among the top 50 players to ever play for the Minnesota Vikings In 2010.

College: Keith played college football at Washington State University. As a freshman Millard played tight end but was moved to defensive tackle as a sophomore, where he started first time as a junior. Millard was voted first-team All-Pac-10 as a senior and won the Morris Trophy as the Pac-10's top defensive lineman.

Personal: Born March 18th, 1962 in Pleasanton, CA. Attended Foothill Highschool. After retirement as a player, Keith Millard went on to coaching. He coached at the college level, in the Spring Football League with the Los Angeles Dragons, and the XFL, San Francisco Demons, before getting a job with the Denver Broncos' coaching staff as the club's defensive line coach/pass rush specialist. He was in charge of creating and implementing all pass rush techniques used in the Broncos' defensive scheme. Under Millard, the Broncos had one of the toughest defenses in the league. Millard coached the Oakland Raiders defensive line from 2005 to 2007. In 2009, Millard was hired as the defensive coordinator for the Merced College Blue Devils. On February 8, 2011, it was announced that Millard, along with Grady Stretz, will be a defensive line coach for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, specializing in pass rush. In 2012, Millard was hired by the Titans as an assistant coach.