Darryl Pollard

Biography

Position: Defensive Backs

Darryl Pollard played three seasons at Weber State University and led the Wildcats with four interceptions as a senior earning All-Conference honors. Pollard was a running back before he was moved to the corner back position. He was rated the 24th defensive corner back in the NCAA to be drafted in the NFL 1986 draft. 

Pollard spent five seasons with the San Francisco 49ers and won back to back Super Bowls (XXIII and XXIV) before being claimed off waivers by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. One of his most memorable moments was recovering John Taylor's fumble of a punt return in Super Bowl XXIII.

After his NFL career, Pollard joined the Arena Football League with the San Jose Sabercats as a defensive back and wide receiver. He is currently working for the NFL in the Operations and Compliance department.

Playing Career

  • College: Weber State University
  • San Francisco 49ers (1987-1992)
  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1992-1993)
  • San Jose Sabercats (1995)

Career Highlights

  • All-Conference honors (Weber State)
  • Super Bowl champion (1989, 1990)