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Rex Ryan

Rex Ryan (born December 13, 1962) is an American football head coach for the New York Jets of the National Football League (NFL). After serving as an assistant coach for 22 years, Ryan attained his first head coaching job in the NFL with the Jets in 2009. He is the son of former Philadelphia Eagles and Arizona Cardinals head coach Buddy Ryan and is the fraternal twin brother of Rob Ryan, defensive coordinator for the Dallas Cowboys. From a young age, Ryan aspired to follow in his father's footsteps and become a professional football coach. After spending the majority of his youth in Canada, Ryan returned to the United States as a teenager where he attended college at Southwestern Oklahoma State University. Upon graduating Ryan spent the next 22 years serving as an assistant coach on different teams at both the college and professional level. At the behest of their head coach Brian Billick, Ryan joined the Baltimore Ravens in 1999 and spent nine years there. In 2005 he earned the title of defensive coordinator and in 2008 became the assistant head coach. Hours after the Ravens lost to the Steelers in the 2008 playoffs, Ryan accepted a contract offer from the Jets for their vacant

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Buffalo Bills Players -- Rex Ryan's Trump Support ... Will NOT Divide Locker Room

Buffalo Bills Players
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Rex Ryan's outspoken support for Donald Trump has NOT created a divide in his locker room ... so say multiple Buffalo Bills players.  Of course, Ryan introduced Trump at a rally in NY Monday… READ MORE >

Shawne Merriman -- Rex Ryan Is Trolling The Jets (VIDEO)

Shawne Merriman
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Rex Ryan is 100% sticking it to his old team by signing the player who broke Geno Smith's jaw ... according to former NFL stud Shawne Merriman. IK Enemkpali was signed by the Buffalo Bills… READ MORE >

- 409 days ago
Rex Ryan -- Hell Yeah, I'll Sign the Geno Smith Puncher

Rex Ryan
Hell Yeah, I'll ... Sign the Geno Smith Puncher

Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan just snatched up the ex-Jets linebacker who busted Geno Smith's jaw ... just 24 hours after he got cut. Kinda makes sense ... Rex drafted IK Enemkpali 2 years… READ MORE >

- 410 days ago
Rex Ryan -- I'm Throwing Myself Out of a Plane!

Rex Ryan
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Rex Ryan is about to jump out of a plane ... and shockingly it has nothing to do with his 4-12 record last season.  The Buffalo Bills coach hooked up with the U.S Army Parachute Team -- aka… READ MORE >

- 436 days ago
NFL's Rob Ryan -- My Son's a Model ... And He's Hot!!!

Rob Ryan
My Son's a Model ... And He's Hot!!!

Soooo ... Rob Ryan's son is a male model.  And he has abs.  For those unfamiliar, Rob is the defensive coordinator for the New Orleans Saints ... and he's the twin brother of Buffalo… READ MORE >

- 565 days ago
Bills QB EJ Manuel -- I Love Rex Ryan ... 'He's My Man'

Bills QB EJ Manuel
I Love Rex Ryan 'He's My Man'

Buffalo Bills QB EJ Manuel is no dummy ... telling TMZ Sports he's a BIG FAN of his new boss Rex Ryan -- the man who will ultimately decide if he starts ... or gets replaced.   Of course,… READ MORE >

- 576 days ago
Common -- Bears Should Hire Rex Ryan ... 'That'd Be Dope'

Common
Bears Should Hire Rex Ryan 'That'd Be Dope'

Rex Ryan to the Bears??? There's one huge Chicago guy who likes the idea -- Common -- who tells TMZ Sports it would be "dope" if the former NY Jets coach blew into the Windy City. Sure, he… READ MORE >

- 628 days ago
Rex Ryan On Arrested WR -- Big Difference Between Accused & Convicted

Rex Ryan On Arrested WR:
Big Difference Between Accused & Convicted

NY Jets coach Rex Ryan is saying the team is keeping a close eye on rookie WR Quincy Enunwa -- who was arrested for domestic violence Sunday -- but says there's a big difference between "accused"… READ MORE >

- 751 days ago
Rex Ryan -- Dennis Thurman Would Never Hit a Woman!

Rex Ryan
Dennis Thurman Would Never Hit a Woman!

Rex Ryan has come out swingin' in defense of his defensive coordinator -- insisting the Dennis Thurman he knows would NEVER slap a woman ... despite allegations to the contrary. The New York… READ MORE >

- 861 days ago
Rex Ryan -- The Worst Part About Being Skinny Is ...

Rex Ryan
The Worst Part About Being Skinny Is ...

Kate Moss once said, "Nothing tastes as good as skinny feels."  We're not entirely convinced Rex Ryan agrees with that. The New York Jets coach -- who lost more than 120 pounds since… READ MORE >

- 866 days ago

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