Ryan Anderson
Ryan  Anderson

RS Senior

Raleigh, NC

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 305




Football Elects 2018 Captains

Ryan Anderson, Phil Haynes, Cade Carney, Cameron Glenn, Chuck Wade, Jr. and Willie Yarbary were named 2018 captains


Anderson on Rimington Award Watch List

Redshirt junior Ryan Anderson has been named to the 2017 Rimington Award Watch List


Gameday Central: Wake Forest at Boston College

The Demon Deacons travel to Boston College on Saturday at 3 p.m. in search of their first ACC win of 2015.


Wake Forest Announces Football Signings

Demon Deacons welcome in 26 newcomers to the football program

Ryan Anderson Profile

Enters his senior season with a string of 29 consecutive games started ... Named preseason First Team All-ACC by Athlon ... Named to the Rimington Award Preseason Watch List ... Voted a team captain for 2018.

2017 (Redshirt Junior)
Started all 13 contests at center in 2017 ... Named Second Team All-ACC ... First Team All-ACC by Phil Steele ... Named to ESPN’s All-ACC Bowl team ... Named to the All-American All-Bowl Second Team by Max Emfinger Scouting ... Named a Second Team All-American by Max Emfinger Scouting ... Fourth team preseason All-ACC selection by Athlon ... Rimington Award preseason watch list in 2017 ... Named ACC Offensive Lineman of the Week on Nov. 20 following the NC State game ... Graded out at 90 percent and did not allow a sack ... Nominated for ACC Offensive Lineman of the Week after the Louisville game ... Graded out at 96 percent with three knockdown blocks ... Earned his third varsity letter ... Versatile enough to play guard or tackle when needed.

2016 (Redshirt Sophomore)
Starting right tackle in all 13 games in 2016 ... Earned nomination for ACC Offensive Lineman of the Week after he graded out at 91 percent vs. Syracuse with a pancake block ... Led all offensive linemen with 896 snaps on the season ... Graded out tops among offensive linemen against Tulane, Army West Point, Clemson, Louisville, NC State, and Virginia ... Tied for the highest grade with Justin Herron against Duke ... Earned his second varsity letter.

2015 (Redshirt Freshman)
Missed the first five games of the season and made his season debut against Boston College ... Started each of the final three games of the season at right tackle ... Played a season-high 55 snaps vs. Boston College ... On the field for a total of 312 snaps ... Was the highest-rated offensive lineman against NC State (10/24) and Notre Dame (11/14).

2014 (True Freshman)
Redshirted ... Had a strong spring and entered preseason camp listed as the starting center.

2014 Spring
Enrolled early at Wake Forest in January 2014 and participated in spring practice.

High School
Played a post-graduate year at The Hun School in New Jersey ... Played left tackle and defensive end ... Is a 2013 graduate of Wakefield High School in Raleigh where he was a two-year captain ... Played both ways throughout his prep career ... First Team all-conference as a junior and senior in both football and lacrosse ... Had eight sacks on defense in 2013 while not allowing a sack on offense ... Earned academic all-conference honors ... Played for Coach John Law at The Hun School.

Son of Ken and Maria Anderson ... Brother, Matt, played football at Lafayette... Born December 30, 1994.

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