7. Tyler

"Overall I think I did pretty well for myself given the pretty crappy hand that I was dealt."

Tyler was an origninal member of the Rotu Tribe during Season 1 of MMA's Survivor.

He was voted out in 12th on day 17.


Season 1: Marquesas

Episodes 1-3

Tyler immediately became the strategist of the Rotu Tribe. He created alliances with Diego, DB, Rich, Josh, and Jason to progress him in the game. He led the charge to vote off both Ryan and inactive ally Jason.


Episode 4

However, day 10 changed the game for Tyler. A tribe swap left only he, DB, and Rich on Rotu along with 3 new players: Veronica, Stan, and Drew. The Rotu Tribe lost as usual. At tribal Tyler worked together with DB to blindside Drew with the help of his own former tribemates.


Episodes 5-6

Episode 5 began with the usual. Tyler's Rotu Tribe lost the immunity challenge. For the first time, Tyler was a target. He and Rich had singlehandedly cost Rotu the challenge and became the targets. DB pledged his support for Tyler while Veronica refused to vote for Rich. In the end, Stan chose to stick with Tyler and DB to remove Rich from the game. The following tribal Tyler proved his worth and was the main reason his tribe won immunity.


Episode 7

Tyler was hopeful to lead his tribe to another win when he was met with bad news. The challenge would be individual. In the end, Tyler's main ally DB won immunity. At tribal council that night Tyler and DB tried to get Stan to vote for Veronica. However, Stan stuck with Veronica and voted against Tyler. The 2 previous votes from Episode 5 sent Tyler home.


Voting History

Tyler's Voting History
Tribal Councils Votes Votes Against Out
1 - Ellie
2 Ryan Ryan
3 Jason Jason
4 Drew Drew
5 Rich Veronica and Rich Rich
6 ROTU Diego
7A Veronica Veronica and Stan Tyler