Ryan O'Callaghan

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Ryan O'Callaghan
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Position: Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1983-07-19) July 19, 1983 (age 33)
Place of birth: Susanville, California
Height: 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Weight: 330 lb (150 kg)
Career information
College: California
NFL Draft: 2006 / Round: 5 / Pick: 136
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 51
Games started: 20
Fumble recoveries: 2
Player stats at NFL.com

Ryan O'Callaghan (born July 19, 1983) is a former American football offensive tackle. He was drafted by the New England Patriots in the fifth round of the 2006 NFL Draft. He played college football at California. He most recently played for the Kansas City Chiefs.

Professional career[edit]

New England Patriots[edit]

As a rookie, O'Callaghan started in his first NFL game against the Buffalo Bills in 2006, at right tackle. He would go on to start six games in 2006, as well as a game in 2007, filling in for injured starter Nick Kaczur. O'Callaghan missed the entire 2008 season after being placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury on August 28. He was waived by the Patriots on September 5, 2009 during final cuts.

Kansas City Chiefs[edit]

O'Callaghan was picked up off waivers by the Kansas City Chiefs on September 6, 2009 after being released by New England the previous day. The Chiefs re-signed O'Callaghan on April 15, 2010.[1] He was not offered a contract after the 2011 NFL season.

Honors and awards[edit]

On December 20, 2014, Ryan will be inducted into the Shasta County Sports Hall Of Fame along with several other athletes from Shasta County, California, such as Max Burch, Sam Enochian, Jeff Foster, Ricky Ray, Megan Rapinoe, Eddie Wilson and Mark Wilson.[2]

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