Ryan Spadola

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Ryan Spadola
No. -- Free agent
Position: Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1991-02-15) February 15, 1991 (age 24)
Place of birth: Howell Township, New Jersey
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school: Freehold Township (NJ)
College: Lehigh
Undrafted: 2013
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics as of Week 9, 2013
Receptions: 0
Receiving yards: 0
Receiving TDs: 0
Stats at NFL.com

Ryan Spadola (born February 15, 1991) is an American football wide receiver who is currently a free agent. Spadola was signed by the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent in 2013. He played college football at Lehigh.

Early years[edit]

Spadola was a member of the Super 100 Athletes in New Jersey.[1] He went to Freehold Township High School and graduated in 2009. He was among the players in the Top 170 in the country and was a member of the All-Shore Team while at high school.[1]

College career[edit]

Spadola played college football at Lehigh. He caught his first collegiate reception for 16 yards against Holy Cross.[1]

Professional career[edit]


Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt Arm length Hand size 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP
6 ft 1 in 204 lb 30 3/4 in 9 3/4 in 4.48 s 4.07 s 6.72 s 33.5 in 119 ft 0 in 15 reps
All values from the NFL Combine [2]

New York Jets[edit]

Spadola was signed by the New York Jets on April 27, 2013 following the conclusion of the 2013 NFL Draft.[3] In a preseason game on August 24, 2013, Spadola had three catches for 110 yards and one touchdown. He also had a seventy yard reception which led to the Jets' game winning field goal. Spadola was released on October 5, 2013.[4]

Miami Dolphins[edit]

The Jets wanted to re-sign Spadola however, he opted to sign to the Miami Dolphins' practice squad on October 8, 2013.[5] He was promoted to the active roster on October 31, 2013.[6] The Dolphins released Spadola on August 26, 2014.[7]

Atlanta Falcons[edit]

He was signed to the falcons practice squad on October 9, 2014. On November 25, 2014, Spadola was waived and replaced on the practice squad by Freddie Martino.[8]

Arizona Cardinals[edit]

On December 2, 2014 he was signed by the cardinals to their practice squad. On August 31, 2015, he was cut by the Cardinals.[9]


  1. ^ a b c "Lehigh Profile". lehighsports.com. 
  2. ^ Ryan Spadola NFL Combine profile
  3. ^ Lange, Randy (29 April 2013). "Snapshots of the 15 Undrafted Free Agents". New York Jets. Archived from the original on 29 April 2013. Retrieved 29 April 2013. 
  4. ^ Lange, Randy (5 October 2013). "Mike Goodson, Michael Campbell to Active Roster". New York Jets. Archived from the original on 5 October 2013. Retrieved 5 October 2013. 
  5. ^ Martin, Kimberley (9 October 2013). "Ryan Spadola signed to Dolphins practice squad". Newsday. Archived from the original on 10 October 2013. Retrieved 10 October 2013. 
  6. ^ Abramson, Andrew (31 October 2013). "Miami Dolphins promote receiver Ryan Spadola to active roster, rule out tackle Jonathan Martin who went AWOL". Newsday. Archived from the original on 2 November 2013. Retrieved 2 November 2013. 
  7. ^ [1]
  8. ^ "Ryan Spadola". kffl.com. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  9. ^ Urban, Darren (August 31, 2015). "Lorenzo Alexander, Dave Zastudil Among Cuts". AZCardinals.com. Retrieved September 2, 2015. 

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