Ryan Freeman Athlete Profile

#50 Ryan Freeman

Ryan Freeman
Position: Offensive Line Height: 6-3 Weight: 287 Roster Years: 2006 | 2009-2012 Hometown: Orem, UT Last School: Orem High School

Personal

  • Brother Mark was an offensive lineman for the Cougars
  • Father is Dave Freeman and mother is Kerri Robinson 
  • Recruited by Arizona State, California, Oregon, Purdue, Stanford and Utah
  • Served an LDS mission to the Chile Santiago North Mission
  • Speaks Spanish

Before BYU

  • Named First-Team All-State by the Salt Lake Tribune and Deseret News
  • Named all-valley by the Daily Herald
  • Played offensive and defensive lineman in high school
  • Had 45 tackles, five sacks and one fumble recovery
  • Second-team all-league and first-team all-region as a junior


2006 | Freshman Year

  • Earned Academic All-Mountain West Conference honors
  • Saw action in seven games during his freshman season
  • Part of an offensive line that helped produce an average 465.5 yards of total offense per game (4th in the nation)
  • Provided protection for a passing offense that averaged 323.54 yards per game (4th in the nation) 
  • Provided protection for a passing offense that produced an efficiency rating of 167.08 on the season (2nd in the nation) ...
  • Helped lead the Cougars to a league-best 277 first downs during the season
  • Vital part of an offensive line that helped BYU to a 56.6 regular-season third-down conversion percentage (3rd in the nation) ... part of an offensive line that allowed just 9 sacks against conference opponents
  • Part of an offensive line that helped the Cougars to an average 36.7 points per game (5th in the nation)

2009 | Sophomore Year

  • Earned letterman honors as a sophomore
  • Saw action in 10 games on the season
  • MWC Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-MWC
  • Played for an offensive unit that led the conference and ranked No. 17 nationally in passing per game (281.46) and No. 21 in total offense (427.15)
  • Part of a unit that averaged only 1.77 sacks per game
  • Vital part of an offensive line that helped BYU lead the nation with a 55.62 third-down conversion percentage on the season

2010 | Redshirt Year

  • Did not play due to injury

2011 | Junior Year

  • Did not play due to injury

2012 | Senior Year

  • Did not play due to injury