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Ryan Woods
Ryan Woods

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Florissant, Mo.

High School:
Christian Brothers College

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 259

Position:
TE

Birthdate:
05/05/1983

Experience:
4L


Figures to earn his share of playing time at tight end in 2003...AS A FRESHMAN: Appeared in all 12 games in 2002 and played 131.5 minutes...made his only start of the season vs. Iowa...had eight receptions for 62 yards (7.8 avg.)...caught at least one pass in seven games...had a season-high two catches for 9 yards vs. Wisconsin...played a career-best 20 minutes vs. Penn State in the season finale...2001 SEASON: Granted a medical redshirt after missing the last nine games of the 2001 season with a sprained left knee...saw action in the first three games of the season, including a starting assignment vs. Northwestern, and played 21.5 minutes...caught three passes for 33 yards (11.0 avg.)...had one catch each vs. Northwestern (14 yards), Notre Dame (13) and Central Michigan (6)...played a season-high 10 minutes in the 2001 opener vs. Central Michigan...HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Rated among the nation's top 40 tight ends by Rivals.com (No. 38)...all-state tight end caught 28 passes for 433 yards (15.5 avg.) in 2000...recorded 73 tackles, including seven sacks, as a senior...two-time first-team All-Metro Catholic Conference selection... named Metro Catholic Conference Newcomer of the Year as a sophomore...two-way starter (tight end and defensive end) for Coach Bob Shannon at Christian Brothers College High School in St. Louis...three-year starter for the CBC basketball team...earned all-conference honors in basketball while helping CBC to the 1999-2000 district title...son of Willie and Karin Woods...born May 5, 1983...majoring in merchandise management.

Woods' Statistics
Receiving	G/GS	No.	Yds.	Avg.	TD	LG
2001	        3/1	3	33	11.0	0	14
2002	        12/1	8	62	7.8	0	14
Career	        15/2	11	95	8.6	0	14

Woods' Career Highs Catches: 2, vs. Wisconsin (2002) Receiving Yards: 14, twice (last vs. Rice, 2002)