The purpose of the Ryan Yarborough Foundation (RYF) is to encourage and nurture youth by focusing on self-esteem, independence, personal accountability and self-respect through traditional and non-traditional methods.
Ryan Kenneth Yarborough (1971 - )
Yarborough grew up in the southern suburbs of Chicago before attending the University of Wyoming. While at Wyoming, Yarborough was a two-time All-American where he held the NCAA record of 27 games with a touchdown reception. He finished his career at Wyoming with 229 receptions for 4,357 yards and 42 touchdowns before being drafted by the NY Jets in the second round of the 1994 NFL draft.
He is a 2003 inductee into the University of Wyoming Hall of Fame.