2008: Played in his first career game in home win over North Texas for his only appearance of the season ... Was in on six total snaps against the Mean Green ... Earned one winning grade from the coaches.
2007: Joined the Blue Raiders as a walk-on.
High School: Lettered in football and track at Clearwater High School ... Was all-conference and all-county ... Named to the Pinellas County All-Star team as a senior ... Started three years in a row.
Personal: Parents: Daniel and K.C. Ryder ... Born: 1/21/89 ... Major: Undecided.