Yardbarker Received $6 Million for their User Generated Fan Site

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Yardbarker Received $6 Million for their User Generated Fan Site

YardBarker received $6 Million in series B funding from Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Labrador Ventures, Baseline Ventures and individuals Russ Siegelman, Ronnie Lott, Jarl Mohn. YardBarker previously received their seed round in April 2007.

What does YardBarker do?

YardBarker is a sports site for users to post the best sports content they find on the web, a site “by the Fans for the Fans”.

VCU says:

Yardbarker has sports news, blogs, and other sports content provided by the fans, no editors involved. Users submit links to the best sports content from around the web and the community rates the quality of the conent The best content rises to the top.

The service makes it easy for sports fans to find and discuss the best sports content every day.

See their site at YardBarker.



Read more about Draper Fisher Jurvetson here.

Read more about Labrador Ventures here.

Baseline Ventures

Jarl Mohn
Russ Siegelman
Ronnie Lott of HRJ Capital (yes this Lott is the famous 4 Super Bowl winning 49er)

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