Hometown: New Orleans,
LA (Isidore Newman HS)
All-state 2016 offensive lineman Matt Ryan from New Orleans, Louisiana signed with Clemson on National Signing Day as a preferred walk-on.
Ryan is the son of Buffalo Bills' defensive coordinator Rob Ryan, nephew of Bills' head coach Rex Ryan and the cousin of Clemson holder Seth Ryan.
"I'm excited to play for one of the nations top teams. Being able to have a walk-on opportunity is awesome. I had a few scholarship offers, Southeastern Louisiana and Akron, but at the end of the day the opportunity at Clemson is huge," Ryan said in the following video.