Ryan King

R-Fr., Off. Tackle, 6-7, 290

Cincinnati, Ohio
Fairfield H.S.

Is being counted on to provide much needed depth at both tackle positions. Needs to continue speed and strength development. Enters the preseason behind Justin Geisinger at left tackle.


High School
Started at left offensive tackle for two years... Team went to playoffs during junior and senior seasons... Helped teammate rush for more than 1,000 yards during senior campaign... Nominated to play in the Ohio East-West all-star game... All-Greater Miami Conference academic team... Also played basketball as sophomore.

King plans to major in Human and Organizational Development, and wants to eventually own his own restaurant.

Son of Linda and Randy King... Born Dec. 3, 1982... Mom is a middle school teacher, dad is a social worker... Nickname of “Flounder”... In high school, played against current teammates Pat Brunner and Nick Lyle... Grew up a fan of Cincinnati Reds and Bengals... Summer jobs have included groundskeeper and pizza chef... Enjoys bowling, fishing and softball.


Vanderbilt Athletic Department
2601 Jess Neely Drive
Nashville, TN 37212
615-322-GOLD (4653)