|Date of birth:||March 26, 1967|
|Place of birth:||Columbia, South Carolina|
|Height:||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight:||205 lb (93 kg)|
|Supplemental draft:||1988 / Round: 5|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics|
|Career Arena statistics|
|Player stats at ArenaFan.com|
Ryan Bethea (born March 26, 1967) is a former American football wide receiver who played two seasons with the Charlotte Rage of the Arena Football League. He was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the fifth round of the 1988 NFL Supplemental Draft. He played college football at the University of South Carolina.
Bethea was selected by the Minnesota Vikings in the fifth round of the 1988 NFL Supplemental Draft. He entered the supplemental draft due to being suspended indefinitely from the South Carolina Gamecocks football team over drug-related charges.
Bethea was head coach of the Bergen Storm from 2009 to 2010.
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- "S. C. receiver arrested, suspended indefinitely". Wilmington Morning Star. February 6, 1988. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
- "Names in the News". Los Angeles Times. February 6, 1988. Archived from the original on July 22, 2015. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
- "Ryan Bethea - Career Stats". arenafan.com. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
- "Ryan Bethea - Awards". arenafan.com. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
- "Hall of Fame". bergenstorm.no. Archived from the original on
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