Originally written on Fox Sports West  |  Last updated 9/19/12
Tyler Gaffney, the 2008 California high school football player of the year, capped his Cathedral Catholic career with a 329-yard performance in the 2008 CIF State Division II bowl game, one final personal hallmark to conclude a 14-0 season before embarking on a dual-sport concentration at Stanford University. Featured as a wildcat back and amassing 156 carries behind two-time 1,000 yard rusher Stepfan Taylor, Gaffney ran for 815 yards and 12 touchdowns in his Cardinal football career before signing with the Pittsburgh Pirates in July and forgoing his senior seasons at Stanford Stadium and Sunken Diamond. There are no more Bo Jacksons in the world, Gaffney, who hit .301 with 33 doubles, eight homeruns and 76 RBI over 161 games for the Cardinal, told ESPN.com. Its a decision his brother, Drew Gaffney, may have to make fairly soon. A senior tight end at San Diegos Cathedral Catholic (2-1) who doubled as a forward on USA Rugbys U-17 All-American team and played overseas last spring...
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