Was a 230-pound tight end when he first arrived on campus...Athletic and intelligent...Battling for the starting job at left guard...Can play center.
2006: Played in 10 games.
2005: Played in all 13 games, mainly on special teams.
2004: Played in two games.
High School: All-St. Louis metro area his junior and senior years...All-conference...Recorded 10 catches for 65 yard his senior year...Also lettered in baseball and track.
Worth Knowing: Majoring in biological sciences...Son of Charles and Janet Ruth...Born Oct. 15, 1984.