He was recruited by Ohio State out of Plantation High School in Florida.
He ran an impressive 4.38 40-yard dash during the combine leading up to the 2014 NFL Draft. He made consecutive Pro Bowls in 2016 and 2017.
He has a son named Ryan Jr. He got engaged to Michelle Rodriguez in 2016.
He played alongside cornerback Bradley Roby at Ohio State and both players were first-round NFL Draft picks in 2014.