Ryan McKee

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Ryan McKee
No. --     Free agent
Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1986-11-04) November 4, 1986 (age 28)
Place of birth: Pine Bluff, Arkansas
Height: 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) Weight: 319 lb (145 kg)
Career information
College: Southern Mississippi
Undrafted in 2009
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
  • Honorable mention All-Conference USA (2006)
  • Second-team All-Conference USA (2008)
Career NFL statistics as of 2009
Games played --
Games started --
Fumble recoveries --
Stats at NFL.com

Ryan McKee (born November 4, 1986 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas) is an American football offensive tackle who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent in 2009. He played college football at Southern Mississippi. McKee also spent 3 games on the St. Louis Rams active roster in 2009, as well as being on the teams practice squad from 2010 to 2012.

Early years[edit]

McKee attended Daphne High School, Alabama, and was a two-year letter winner there. He finished senior season without allowing a sack all year and was voted All-district and All-county. The year before, as a junior, helped the team to a 14-1 record and a berth in the state championship game.

College career[edit]

McKee started three consecutive seasons at right tackle for Southern Mississippi and graduated in December, 2008, with a degree in business administration.

In 2008 McKee was a Second-team All-Conference USA offensive tackle. He helped the team run for over 2,000 yards in three straight seasons and was credited with more than 80 knockdowns in 2008. In 2007 he started in all 13 games at right tackle in 2007 and did not allow a sack all season, while tallying two pancake blocks and a team-best 61 knockdowns. He helped Southern Miss set the season record for total offense (4,727) as the Golden Eagles had a 1,000 rusher and 2,000 yards rushing for the second-straight season. In 2006 he helped pave the way for Southern Miss' first 1,000-yard rusher since 2002 and had 58 knockdowns during the campaign, five pancakes and allowed just four sacks. In 2005 he played in three games and finished the year with three knockdowns and one pancake and did not allow a sack.

Professional career[edit]

Pre-draft[edit]

Pre-draft measureables
Ht Wt 40-yard dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20 ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP Wonderlic
6-6⅜ * 296 lb * 5.03 ** 1.72 ** 2.87 ** 4.67 ** 7.50 ** 31 in. ** x x x

( ** represents College Pro Day)

New York Jets[edit]

McKee was signed by the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent following the 2009 NFL Draft. He was waived on September 5, 2009[1] and re-signed to the practice squad on September 7, 2009.[1] He was promoted from the practice squad on December 12, 2009[1] however he was waived two days later.[1]

St. Louis Rams[edit]

McKee was claimed off waivers by the St. Louis Rams on December 15, 2009 and was on the teams roster for the final 3 games, though he was only active for one game. McKee spent the 2010, 2011, and 2012 seasons on the Rams practice squad but did return to the team the following season.

Kansas City Chiefs[edit]

On May 27, 2014 the Kansas City Chiefs signed McKee.[2] The Chiefs waived McKee on August 26, 2014.[3]

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