Jeff Rau, Leslie Rau
| 230 lb (104 kg)|
| (1990-07-30) July 30, 1990 (age 25)|
American football linebacker
Miami Dolphins (#43 / Linebacker)
Chip Kelly, Mike Pettine, Rob Chudzinski
Portland State University
Ryan Rau Wikipedia
Ryan Rau (born July 30, 1990) is a former American football linebacker. After playing college football for Portland State, he was signed by the Philadelphia Eagles as an undrafted free agent in 2012.
Rau was signed by the Philadelphia Eagles as an undrafted free agent following the 2012 NFL Draft on June 14, 2012. After playing the entire preseason with the team, he was released during final roster cuts on August 31. He was re-signed to the team's practice squad on September 1, and was promoted to the active roster on December 8. Rau made his NFL debut on December 9 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Rau was released from his contract on April 11, 2013.
Rau was claimed off waivers by the Cleveland Browns on April 12, 2013. He was released on May 21, 2013.
Rau was signed by the Carolina Panthers on May 22, 2013. On August 24, 2013, he was waived by the Panthers.