One of the greatest defensive minds of all time has passed away.


062816-buddy-ryan-bears.vadapt.980.high.34Defensive guru and father to the current NFL coaches, Rex and Rob, Buddy Ryan has passed away at the age of 82 years old. Over the span of 26 years, Buddy Ryan has spent time as defensive staff for multiple NFL teams and was the defensive coordinator for the Chicago Bears and the Huston Oilers. He later went on to become the head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles and the Arizona Cardinals. Buddy Ryan was a part of the Jets Super Bowl in 1968 and he was the defensive coordinator for the infamous 1985 Chicago Bears.