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400-Pound High School Football Player Tony Picard Bigger Than Any NFL Player

Posted By Toyacoyah Brown November 20th, 2013 Last Updated on: November 20th, 2013

As featured on Good Morning America and viral videos all across the Internet, Tony Picard has been getting a lot of attention this week for his size.   Picard is a senior at White Swan High School, located on the Yakima Indian reservation in Washington state, and is the football team's running back with an impressive height and weight of 6’4”, 400 lbs.  There have been a lot of comparisons to Chicago Bears' William “Refrigerator” Perry, although Perry was only 6'2″ and 335 lbs!

Watch Picard's interview on Good Morning America and find our more about this rising star.


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Toyacoyah Brown is an enrolled member of the Comanche Nation, currently living in Chicago. She received her B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma and an M.A. in Media Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. When she's not scouring the Internet for fun things to share with PowWows.com readers you can find her digging for vinyl in her local record store or curling up with a good book.



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Kelley

Tony Picard is AMAZING. Cant wait to see him against a lil NFL guy.
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Crystal T

Just so you know – back in 1993 the Yakama Nation corrected the spelling of the tribal name to the way it originally appeared (Yakama) but the city is still Yakima. http://www.critfc.org/member_tribes_overview/the-confederated-tribes-and-bands-of-the-yakama-nation/

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