24 Ryan Williams-Jenkins
At Navy: Enters the fall third on the depth chart with sophomore Toneo Gulley at one of the two slot back positions ... sat out spring ball as he continues to rehab his left knee after tearing his ACL last spring ... tremendous work ethic ... a threat as a receiver out of the backfield ... also a top special teams player ... has earned three varsity letters.
2013: After sustaining an ACL injury in the spring season, came back to play in seven games for the Mids ... carried the ball twice for nine yards and caught two passes for 24 yards ... member of Navy's offensive unit that finished the year ranked No. 1 nationally in turnovers lost (10), No. 2 in rushing offense (325.4), No. 6 in passing yards per completion (15.09), No. 6 in third down conversion (51.1) and 11th in fourth down conversions (67.9) ... part of an offense that eclipsed the 500-yard total offense mark for the third time this season when the Mids posted 519 yards in their win over South Alabama to become bowl eligible ... the 42-point output against the Jaguars marked the fifth time this season Navy has scored 40-plus points ... part of a Navy offense that set a school record for number of offensive plays with 106 against Toledo (was 105 vs. Air Force in 2011) and rush attempts with 93 (was 80 vs. Rice in 2009 and air force in 2011) ... with 35 first downs against the Rockets, the Mids were just one first down shy of tying the school record ... the Mids also rushed for 419 yards, their second-largest ground gain of the year and the 514 yards of total offense marked the third time this season Navy has eclipsed the 500-yard mark ... carried the ball once for four yards at Duke and also caught his first two passes of the season for 24 yards ... one of those two was a career-long 23-yard reception ... part of an offensive unit that scored 21 consecutive points to lead the Mids to their most lopsided victory over Air Force since 1978 (37-8) ... carried the ball for the first time this fall in Navy's win over Air Force, gaining five yards on his lone rush ... returned to the playing field after suffering an ACL injury to his left knee in the spring ... missed the first two games of the season before getting his first action on Sept. 28 at Western Kentucky ... did not get a carry, but played throughout the game for the Mids.
2012: Saw action in all 13 games ... closed out the year with 42 yards on 13 carries and caught one pass for 22 yards ... contributed to an offensive unit that finished the year ranked sixth nationally in rushing offense, averaging 278.46 yards per game ... returned one kickoff 21 yards in the Mids' win over Army ... returned one kickoff in the win over Texas State for 20 yards ... returned four kickoffs for 84 yards, including a career-long 31-yarder at Troy ... caught his first collegiate pass in the win over Florida Atlantic, a gain of 22 yards for the Mids ... returned two kickoffs against the Owls for 44 yards, including a long return of 28 yards ... a member of the Mids' high-powered offense that scored 56 points at East Carolina, marking their first 50-point game since putting up 76 against the Pirates in 2010 ... Navy also rushed for 512 yards, the ninth most in program history and the most since running up 521 yards on the ground against East Carolina in 2010 ... carried the ball three times for 42 yards against the Pirates ... scored his first collegiate TD on his first career carry, a 33-yard run in the fourth ... returned a kickoff for 24 yards, marking just his second career kickoff return and first since the Mids' opener against Notre Dame ... turned in a tackle on special teams against Indiana ... ran back his first-career kickoff 30 yards in the Mids' opener against Notre Dame.
2011: Played in nine games, mostly on special teams, including the final six contests of the season.
High School / Personal: A 2010 graduate of Pelham High School, Williams-Jenkins attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2010-11 academic year ... a two-sport athlete who earned three letters in both football and track & field ... garnered All-State (Ala.) football honors as a senior ... earned all-county recognition as a junior and senior ... served as team captain his junior and senior years ... member of Pelham football team that was crowned the region champ his freshman year ... hails from the same high school as fellow Navy football player Shawn Lynch ... son of Michael and Adena Jenkins ... majoring in English.