Posted June 14th, 2008 by Brian
Filed under: Football, Profiles

Ryan Bailey

Name: Ryan Bailey #39
Position: Placekicker
Hometown: Austin, TX (Anderson)
HS Rating: NR

Height: 6-foot-2
Weight: 205 lbs
Class: Senior


Ryan Bailey was completely unknown to even the most die hard Texas fans before his gamewinning kick against Nebraska in 2006. The former walk-on kicker earned a scholarship the following season. An excellent student, Ryan was a first team Academic All-Big 12 selection in 2007 and is also a five-time member of Texas’ Athletics Director’s Honor Roll.

During his junior season Ryan connected on a school record 5 of 6 field goal attempts against Central Florida and scored 17 total points in the game. He kicked a career-long 52 yarder against Rice that same season in his only career attempt over 50 yards.

Career Stats
2006 6 6 6 100.0 43 17 18 35
2007 12 18 22 81.8 52 58 59 112

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  1. reply to  #1

    Sarah Elisabeth G

    Hey i just wanted to say THAT Ryan Bailey is one of my FAVORITE longhorn players!!!
    And I’m so glad he got the scholarship and is STARTING :]]]]]]

  2. reply to  #2


    hey wasnt he the guys that made 3 drop kicks in a row in high school

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