The Midshipmen have won nine in a row against their arch rivals from West Point.
The Midshipmen have won eight-consecutive Senior Day games.
At Navy: Enters the fall second on the depth chart at right guard ... also expected to be a member of several special teams units ... switched from tackle to guard during spring drills a year ago ... has good size and strength ... has earned one varsity letter.
2010: Played in 12 contests primarily as a member of special teams ... made his collegiate debut in Navy's home-opener against Georgia Southern.
2008, `09: Did not see any varsity action.
High School/Personal: A 2007 graduate of Lake Brantley High School, Dryden attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2007-08 academic year ... earned four letters as an offensive guard on his football team ... received Second-Team All-State (Fla.) recognition in his senior year ... a first-team all-region selection as a senior, he was twice named First-Team All-Central Florida and all-conference ... brother, Cory, was a two-year letterwinner for the Navy football team and graduated in 2005 ... son of Marc and Debbie Dryden ... majoring in general science.