Ryan was born and raised in the Buford/Suwanee area. Grew up playing football through the Buford Wolves and North Gwinnett Bulldogs program.
North Gwinnett HS 03-07 Wide Receiver of the Year 2006 All State First Team Offense 2006
Attended Samford University 07-08 played as Freshman
Transferred to Valdosta State University 09-11 Red Shirted
Signed with Knoxville Nighthawks (PIFL) 2012 Rookie of the Year
Signed with Philadelphia Soul (AFL) 13-present Player-maker of Arena Bowl 2013, past three season averaged over 1000 yards per season