Tyler Bence has signed with Vanderbilt. Look inside to get the scoop on this exciting addition to the 2021 Vanderbilt class.
Tyler Bence Profile
Tyler Bence is a 6-foot-3, 270 pound defensive lineman from Huntsville, Alabama. Bence is rated 3 stars by Rivals.com and 3 stars by 247sports.com. According to Rivals.com, Bence committed to Vanderbilt on February 1, 2020.
Bence is considered one of the top 2021 high school football prospects in the state of Alabama. Bence was the Commodores' first commitment of the 2021 football recruiting crop.
In addition to Vanderbilt, some of Bence‘s more notable offers included Southern Miss, Arkansas State, UAB, USF and South Alabama.
Tyler is one of 20 known 2021 football commits for Vanderbilt. This number will likely change due to additional commits or decommits. For a complete list of all the Vanderbilt‘s commits and signees check out our 14Powers.com’s 2021 SEC football commit lists.
Tyler Bence Scouting Report
Tyler Bence is an Alabama native and 2020 Sports Illustrated All-American candidate. As shown in the video below at the 01:01 mark, Bence is excellent at both getting off blocks and keeping outside containment. His ball awareness and knack for pressuring quarterbacks are evident. He's a solid tackler and gap closer against the run. Bence's size and strength make him a likely candidate to play in 4-3 as well as 3-4 defensive schemes. He's got great hands and reacts to run or pass swiftly striking the quarterback or running back. Bence uses his leverage well to beat opposing offensive lineman. Has a high upside with room to grow. (DT Yates)
Tyler Bence Highlights
Complete profile and film room evaluation for Vanderbilt signee Tyler Bence. Includes video highlights, projected position, height, weight, hometown, schools offered and more.