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Ryan Russell
DE #95
Height:
6-5
Weight:
275
College:
Purdue
Hometown:
Carrollton, TX
Experience:
4
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 23 21 17 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2017 TB 14 17 13 4 2 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2016 TB 8 4 4 0 1 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2015 DAL 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

Acquired By Bucs: 

Signed to Tampa Bay’s practice squad on September 21, 2016. Promoted to the active roster on November 12, 2016.

 

Originally Entered NFL: 

Originally entered the NFL as a fifth-round pick (163rd overall) with the Dallas Cowboys in the 2015 NFL Draft.

 

Career Highlights: 

Has played in nine career games..

Played for Dallas (2015), before joining the Buccaneers.

Made NFL debut against Atlanta (9/27/15).

 

2016 Highlights: 

Made Buccaneers debut in a win against Chicago (11/13).

Had one tackle and one quarterback hit in a win at Kansas City (11/20).

Recorded first career sack against Seattle (11/27) and was part of a pass rush that recorded six sacks and 12 quarterback hits on Russell Wilson.

Played 13 snaps on defense in a win at San Diego (12/4).

Logged 23 snaps on defense and 12 on special teams in win vs. New Orleans (12/11).

Recorded one quarterback hit at Dallas (12/18).

Registered one tackle at New Orleans (12/24).

Tallied one tackle in win vs. Carolina (1/1).

 

College/Personal: 

Started 47-of-50 games at Purdue (2011-14), totaling 149 tackles, 25 for loss, 10.0 sacks, four forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries.

Graduated with a degree in sociology.

Attended Creekview High School (Carrollton, Texas).

Earned second-team all-district honors and was the team’s Most Valuable Player as a senior.

Born Ryan Russell on January 17, 1992.

Acquired By Bucs: 

Signed to Tampa Bay’s practice squad on September 21, 2016. Promoted to the active roster on November 12, 2016.

 

Originally Entered NFL: 

Originally entered the NFL as a fifth-round pick (163rd overall) with the Dallas Cowboys in the 2015 NFL Draft.

 

Career Highlights: 

Has played in nine career games..

Played for Dallas (2015), before joining the Buccaneers.

Made NFL debut against Atlanta (9/27/15).

 

2016 Highlights: 

Made Buccaneers debut in a win against Chicago (11/13).

Had one tackle and one quarterback hit in a win at Kansas City (11/20).

Recorded first career sack against Seattle (11/27) and was part of a pass rush that recorded six sacks and 12 quarterback hits on Russell Wilson.

Played 13 snaps on defense in a win at San Diego (12/4).

Logged 23 snaps on defense and 12 on special teams in win vs. New Orleans (12/11).

Recorded one quarterback hit at Dallas (12/18).

Registered one tackle at New Orleans (12/24).

Tallied one tackle in win vs. Carolina (1/1).

 

College/Personal: 

Started 47-of-50 games at Purdue (2011-14), totaling 149 tackles, 25 for loss, 10.0 sacks, four forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries.

Graduated with a degree in sociology.

Attended Creekview High School (Carrollton, Texas).

Earned second-team all-district honors and was the team’s Most Valuable Player as a senior.

Born Ryan Russell on January 17, 1992.

 

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