Ryan, James David
1934 - Born on February 17th in Frederick, Oklahoma. American football coach and coordinator.
1978 - James "Buddy" Ryan began his career as Bears defensive coordinator after being brought on by head coach Neill Armstrong for the season.
1985 - Fiery coach best known for masterminding the revolutionary "46" defense for the Super Bowl Champion Chicago Bears.
1986 - He was the head coach of Philadelphia Eagles.
1993 - The defensive coordinator of Houston Oilers.
1994 - He was the head coach of Arizona Cardinals.
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