2006: Walk-on cornerback saw action in 10 games for the Bears as a junior, mainly on special teams, en route to first-team Academic All-Big 12 and second-team Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar honors ... Totaled five tackles (three solos) on the season ... His five tackles came in five different games ... Named to the fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Played 106 snaps to earn first Baylor letter ... Joined the football team for 2006 spring drills and impressed enough to earn a spot on Baylor's 2006 105-man fall camp roster.
Junior College: Midland College, Midland, Texas ... Graduated from Midland College in 2005, but did not play football for the Chaparrals.
High School: Fort Stockton High School, Fort Stockton, Texas ... Honorable mention Class 3A all-state running back as a junior in 2001, then was forced to give up football as a senior due to injury ... Played for coach Gary Roan at the District 4-3A school.
Personal: The son of Ruben and Adel Ramirez, Ralph Chavez Rodriguez was born July 31, 1985, in Fort Stockton, Texas ... Political science major hopes to become a lawyer.