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    Ryan McKinley
    Ryan McKinley

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Reno, Nev.

    High School:
    Reno

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 220

    Position:
    LB

    Fresno State: A smart and steady player who is coming off his best season ... saw considerable time on special teams and on the Bulldog defense ... an excellent student, has received academic honors by the Western Athletic Conference and Fresno State ... has become stronger in the weight room and projected to see more playing time this fall.  (2006) Played in 11 games and had 10 tackles ... selected to the Academic All-WAC team and to the Kiwanis Torch of Excellence ... had a career-high two solo tackles against Idaho ... had his first tackle for a loss against San Jose State in the season finale. (2005) Played in nine games and registered 10 total tackles, many of them on special teams. (2004) Redshirted.

    High School: One of the top defensive players in Nevada as a senior, earning first-team all-state honors after guiding Reno High School to the 4-A state championship ... was selected All-Northern Region and first-team All-Sierra League ... led his team in tackles for two consecutive seasons ... Reno HS defeated Las Vegas HS 26-23 for the Nevada state championship ... scored four touchdowns on offense, two rushing and two receiving as a fullback ... had 157 tackles and three sacks as a senior ... had 48 tackles for a loss as a senior, to go with five forced fumbles, three recoveries and blocked a punt ... had four games in which he had 16 tackles or more ... had 390 tackles in his three-year career ... a standout track and field performer, won the Nevada state championship in the shotput as a junior, throwing 53 feet 10 _ inches ... highly recruited in both track and field and football ... nominated for the Wendy's High School Heisman Award.

    Personal: Born Jan. 17, 1986 ... parents' names are Susan and Scott McKinley ... has one brother, Allen, and one sister, Eryn ... lists his favorite athletics achievement as winning the 2003 Nevada football championship.

    Career Statistics
    Year	GP-GS	UT	AT	TT	TFL-Yds	Sacks-Yds
    2005	8-0	5	2	7	0-0	0-0
    2006	11-0	3	7	10	0.5-1	0-0
    Totals	19-0	8	9	17	0.5-1	0-0
    

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