Ryan Hinds (Canadian football)
|No. -- Free agent|
|Date of birth||August 21, 1986|
|Place of birth||Georgetown, Guyana|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (185 cm)|
|Weight||200 lb (91 kg)|
|High school||North Toronto|
|CFL draft||2009 / Round: 2 / Pick: 13|
|Drafted by||Hamilton Tiger-Cats|
|Career highlights and awards|
Ryan Hinds (born June 19, 1986 in Georgetown, Guyana and raised in Toronto, Ontario) is a retired professional Canadian football defensive back. He played college football for the New Hampshire Wildcats. A Biology major, In the 31 games he played, Hinds made 60 tackles (40 solo), 5 interceptions (218 yards total return), and 20 pass break ups. Ryan Hinds sits on the Board of Directors for GTA Youth Athletics, a not-for-profit organization he began to teach children leadership through the sport of football.
He was drafted by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in the 2009 CFL Draft with the 13th pick in the second round. After being with the team for four seasons, he was released by the Tiger-Cats on August 14, 2013.
Hinds signed with the Edmonton Eskimos about two weeks after being released by the Ti-Cats. Hinds played in 22 games for the Eskimos in three seasons. He was not re-signed by the club following the 2015 CFL season, and became a free-agent on February 9, 2016.
On February 19, 2016, Hinds agreed to a contract with the Ottawa RedBlacks. However, Hinds elected not to attend training camp, announcing via his agent that, "his heart wasn’t in it and he wasn’t going to play anymore".
- Non-import DB Ryan Hinds released by Ticats
- Esks sign two
- "National DB Hinds joins Redblacks". TSN. 2016-02-19. Retrieved 2016-02-19.
- "Would-be Redblacks decide to opt out before camp". Ottawa Citizen. 2016-05-30. Retrieved 2016-06-21.