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Ryan Rau
LB #48
Height:
6-1
Weight:
235
College:
Portland State
Hometown:
Folsom, Calif.
Experience:
1
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 4 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2012 PHI 4 3 2 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --

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Bio

TRANSACTIONS
Waived by Carolina (8/24/13)...Claimed off waivers by Carolina (5/22/13)...Waived by Cleveland (5/21/13)...Claimed off waivers by Cleveland (4/12/13)...Waived by Philadelphia (4/11/13)...Signed as a free agent from practice squad by Philadelphia (12/8/12)...Signed to practice squad by Philadelphia (9/2/12)...Waived by Philadelphia (8/31/12)...Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by Philadelphia (6/14/12).

GP/GS
Career (4/0); 2012 (4/0).

2012
Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by Philadelphia (6/14)...Played in the Eagles' last four games after spending the first 12 games on the team's practice squad...Logged three special teams tackles...At Tampa Bay (12/9): Made NFL debut.

COLLEGE
Played in 43 games with 32 starts at Portland State...Totaled 267 tackles, 20.5 tackles for loss, eight sacks, three forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and five passes defensed...2011 (Sr.): All-Big Sky Conference honorable mention...Started 11 games...Led the Vikings in tackles for the third consecutive season with 90 in addition to gathering a team-high four sacks...Recorded 7.5 tackles for loss, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and two passes defensed...2010 (Jr.): Played in 11 games with 10 starts...Produced a team-leading 83 tackles to go along with three tackles for loss, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and two passes defensed...2009 (So.): All-Big Sky Conference honorable mention...Started 11 games...Ranked first on the team with 72 tackles and 10 tackles for loss and tied for first with four sacks...Notched one forced fumble, one fumble recovery – which he returned for a touchdown, and one pass defensed...2008 (Fr.): Played in 10 games...Collected 22 tackles.

PERSONAL
Attended Folsom (Calif.) HS...Majored in liberal arts at Portland State.

TRANSACTIONS
Waived by Carolina (8/24/13)...Claimed off waivers by Carolina (5/22/13)...Waived by Cleveland (5/21/13)...Claimed off waivers by Cleveland (4/12/13)...Waived by Philadelphia (4/11/13)...Signed as a free agent from practice squad by Philadelphia (12/8/12)...Signed to practice squad by Philadelphia (9/2/12)...Waived by Philadelphia (8/31/12)...Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by Philadelphia (6/14/12).

GP/GS
Career (4/0); 2012 (4/0).

2012
Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by Philadelphia (6/14)...Played in the Eagles' last four games after spending the first 12 games on the team's practice squad...Logged three special teams tackles...At Tampa Bay (12/9): Made NFL debut.

COLLEGE
Played in 43 games with 32 starts at Portland State...Totaled 267 tackles, 20.5 tackles for loss, eight sacks, three forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and five passes defensed...2011 (Sr.): All-Big Sky Conference honorable mention...Started 11 games...Led the Vikings in tackles for the third consecutive season with 90 in addition to gathering a team-high four sacks...Recorded 7.5 tackles for loss, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and two passes defensed...2010 (Jr.): Played in 11 games with 10 starts...Produced a team-leading 83 tackles to go along with three tackles for loss, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and two passes defensed...2009 (So.): All-Big Sky Conference honorable mention...Started 11 games...Ranked first on the team with 72 tackles and 10 tackles for loss and tied for first with four sacks...Notched one forced fumble, one fumble recovery – which he returned for a touchdown, and one pass defensed...2008 (Fr.): Played in 10 games...Collected 22 tackles.

PERSONAL
Attended Folsom (Calif.) HS...Majored in liberal arts at Portland State.

 

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