Standout safety at Oregon was selected in the 6th round of the NFL Draft by the Colts in 2013. He was with the Broncos for the majority of his rookie year.
He played high school football at Napa High School.
He was a First-team All-American and First-team All-Pac12 selection his senior year at the University of Oregon.
He was raised with two siblings by his parents Dan and Cindy Boyett.
He was named a First-team All-American with Johnny Manziel in 2012.