Alabama Crimson Tide
As a Recruit
Tyler Booker is originally from New Haven, Conn. He played his freshman season of high school football at Bergen Catholic while living with his uncle in East Orange, N.J. Booker transferred to IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla., after his freshman year of high school. He earned MaxPreps first-team freshman All-American honors. In 2020, he was a starter on a team that went 8-0 and won a high school national championship. He also has played some fullback in his high school career. His uncle is Ulish Booker, who played at Michigan State and won a Super Bowl title with the Pittsburgh Steelers. His parents are William Booker and Tashona Booker. Both of his parents attended Sam Houston State University. Booker lists playing Xbox, listening to music and working out as his hobbies. He plans to major in either history or English. His siblings are Jailen and Mason.