Whalen during his tenure at Stanford in August 2010
|No. 88 Cincinnati Bengals|
|Date of birth:July 26, 1989|
|Place of birth: Alamo, California|
|Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)||Weight: 205 lb (93 kg)|
|NFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 6 / Pick: 167|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2012|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Ryan Whalen (born July 26, 1989) is an American football wide receiver for the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Bengals in the sixth round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at Stanford.
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Whalen was selected as the 167th overall pick in the sixth round of the 2011 NFL Draft by the Cincinnati Bengals. He became the first Stanford wide receiver to be drafted since the Oakland Raiders selected Teyo Johnson in the second round of the 2003 NFL Draft. Multiple news outlets, including Rotoworld.com and Bengals.com, reported that the Bengals had signed 167th overall pick WR Ryan Whalen on a four-year contract.
- ↑ "Ryan Whalen Selected by Cincinnati in the Sixth Round". Stanford Athletics. 2011-04-30. http://www.gostanford.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/043011aad.html. Retrieved 2011-05-01.