Ronnie Stanley

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Ronnie Stanley
No. 79 – Baltimore Ravens
Position:Offensive tackle
Personal information
Born: (1994-03-18) March 18, 1994 (age 25)
Las Vegas, Nevada
Height:6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight:315 lb (143 kg)
Career information
High school:Bishop Gorman
(Las Vegas, Nevada)
College:Notre Dame
NFL Draft:2016 / Round: 1 / Pick: 6
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 9, 2019
Games played:50
Games started:50
Player stats at
Player stats at PFR

Ronnie Stanley (born March 18, 1994) is an American football offensive tackle for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Notre Dame.

Early years[edit]

Stanley attended Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas, Nevada. Here, he played varsity basketball and football, with his main sport being the latter.

He was ranked by as a four-star recruit, and was rated as the 15th best offensive tackle prospect of his class.[1] In December 2011, Stanley committed to the University of Notre Dame to play college football.[2][3]

US college sports recruiting information for high school athletes
Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight Commit date
Ronnie Stanley
Las Vegas, Nevada Las Vegas (NV) Gorman 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 285 lb (129 kg) Dec 15, 2011 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:4/5 stars   Rivals:4/5 stars   247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 79
Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: 11 (OT), 66 (national)   Rivals: 1 (NV), 15 (OT), 176 (national)  ESPN: 1 (NV)
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height and weight.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.


  • "Notre Dame Football Commitment List". Retrieved January 11, 2016.
  • "Notre Dame College Football Recruiting Commits". Retrieved January 11, 2016.
  • "ESPN". Retrieved January 11, 2016.
  • " Team Recruiting Rankings". Retrieved January 11, 2016.
  • "2012 Team Ranking". Retrieved January 11, 2016.

College career[edit]

Stanley played in two games as a true freshman in 2012 in a reserve role.[4] As a sophomore in 2013, he started all 13 games at right tackle, and was part of an offensive line that allowed just eight sacks and ranked second in the FBS in fewest sacks allowed. As a junior in 2014, he moved to left tackle, taking over for Zack Martin.[5][6][7] He started all 13 games, allowing only just one sack all year. He contemplated entering the 2015 NFL draft, but ultimately decided to return to Notre Dame for his senior season.[8][9] After his senior season, he officially announced to enter the 2016 NFL draft.

Professional career[edit]

External video
Ronnie Stanley's NFL Combine Workout
Ronnie Stanley runs the 40-yard dash
Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt Arm length Hand size 40-yard dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert jump Broad BP
6 ft 5 34 in
(1.97 m)
312 lb
(142 kg)
35 58 in
(0.90 m)
10 58 in
(0.27 m)
5.20 s 1.79 s 3.03 s 4.90 s 8.03 s 28 12 in
(0.72 m)
24 reps
All values from NFL Combine,[10]


The Baltimore Ravens selected Stanley on the first round (sixth overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft. Stanley was the first offensive lineman drafted in 2016 after the unexpected draft slide of Laremy Tunsil.[11]

External video
Ravens draft Ronnie Stanley sixth overall
First Draft: Ronnie Stanley

On May 13, 2016, the Baltimore Ravens signed Stanley to a fully guaranteed, four-year, $20.48 million rookie contract, with a signing bonus of $13.09 million.[12][13]

Stanley entered training camp slated as the starting left tackle after it was left vacant due to the departure of Eugene Monroe. Head coach John Harbaugh named Stanley the starting left tackle to begin the regular season.[14]

He made his professional regular season debut and first career start in the Baltimore Ravens' 13–7 victory against the Buffalo Bills. Stanley sustained a foot injury and was sidelined for four games (Weeks 4–7).[15] He started in 12 games as a rookie season in 2016 and gave up three sacks and was responsible for 22 quarterback hurries. Stanley received an overall grade of 81.1 from Pro Football Focus in 2016 and ranked as the 17th best left tackle.[16] He received the third highest grade among all rookie offensive tackles, behind Tennessee Titans' offensive tackle Jack Conklin and Detroit Lions' offensive tackle Taylor Decker.[17]


Stanley retained his role as the starting left tackle under new offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg. Head coach John Harbaugh named Stanley the starter to begin the regular season.[18] On November 5, 2017, Stanley suffered a concussion during a 23–20 loss at the Tennessee Titans in Week 9. He remained in concussion protocol and was inactive for the Ravens' Week 11 win at the Green Bay Packers.[19] He started in 15 games in 2017 and was responsible for giving up three sacks and 23 quarterback hurries.[16] Stanley ranked as the 13th best left tackle in 2017 and received an overall grade of 76.2 from Pro Football Focus.[20]


Head coach John Harbaugh retained Stanley as the starting left tackle to begin the regular season in 2018.[21] He started 15 games there, missing one due to an ankle injury.


On April 23, 2019, the Ravens picked up the fifth-year option on Stanley's contract.[22]


  1. ^ "Ronnie Stanley".
  2. ^ Ray Brewer. "It's official: Gorman's Ronnie Stanley commits to Notre Dame football".
  3. ^ "UPDATE: Notre Dame football: OL Stanley commits to Irish". schurz-southbendtribune.
  4. ^ "Notre Dame football: Stanley's climb comes without awe". Notre Dame Insider.
  5. ^ "Stanley the new anchor man". Notre Dame Insider.
  6. ^ Is Notre Dame OL Ronnie Stanley a top-50 draft prospect?
  7. ^ "2015 NFL Draft: Notre Dame LT Ronnie Stanley an emerging star".
  8. ^ "Ronnie Stanley has an NFL decision to make". Inside the Irish.
  9. ^ "Notre Dame LT Ronnie Stanley to skip 2015 NFL Draft".
  10. ^ "NFL Events: Combine Player Profiles - Ronnie Stanley". National Football League.
  11. ^ "NFL draft: Results, analysis for every Round 1 pick". April 29, 2016. Retrieved April 29, 2016.
  12. ^ Mink, Ryan (May 13, 2016). "Ravens sign first-round pick Ronnie Stanley". Retrieved October 25, 2016.
  13. ^ "Russell Street Reports:Baltimore Raven's Salary Cap". Russell street Retrieved November 6, 2016.
  14. ^ "Ravens release Week 1 starters, depth chart". September 7, 2016. Retrieved October 17, 2018.
  15. ^ Lee, Edward (October 5, 2016). "Ravens left tackle Ronnie Stanley said foot injury is improving, playing Sunday is 'a possibility'". Baltimore Sun. Retrieved October 17, 2018.
  16. ^ a b "Ronnie Stanley's Goal Is to Leave No Doubt That He's a Dominant Left Tackle". October 25, 2017. Retrieved October 16, 2018.
  17. ^ "Ronnie Stanley was third best rookie OT in NFL in 2016 per PFF". February 20, 2017. Retrieved October 16, 2018.
  18. ^ Mazza, Evan (September 6, 2017). "Baltimore Ravens release Week 1 depth chart". Retrieved October 17, 2018.
  19. ^ "Ravens LT Ronnie Stanley doubtful to play Sunday against Packers because of a concussion". Baltimore Sun. November 17, 2017. Retrieved October 16, 2018.
  20. ^ Renner, Michael (July 12, 2018). "NFL offensive line rankings: All 32 team's units entering 2018". Retrieved October 16, 2018.
  21. ^ Brown, Clifton (September 4, 2018). "Ravens Release Their First Regular-Season Depth Chart". Retrieved October 16, 2018.
  22. ^ Brown, Clifton (April 23, 2019). "Ravens Pick up Fifth-Year Option on Ronnie Stanley".

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