Rob Ryan vows Saints’ defense ‘will be great’

Following last season’s regular season opener, when the Saints defeated the Falcons, Rob Ryan famously bought rounds of drinks for patrons in a New Orleans bar. This year, he likely drank to help him forget. Last Sunday, the Falcons, en route to a 37-34 victory, tore Ryan’s defense to shreds in a game the outspoken…

Rob Ryan ‘shocked’ by Cowboys firing

Although it took him a lot longer than five minutes, Rob Ryan indeed landed another job in the NFL. However, he’s still taken aback by his previous employer’s pink slip. The Saints’ new defensive coordinator admitted that he was “a little shocked” about his firing by the Cowboys. “Oh yeah, look, I was a little…

Rams hire Rob Ryan as defensive coordinator

Following his dismissal from the Cowboys on Tuesday, Rob Ryan quipped that he’d be out of work for “five minutes.” It took a little longer, but the end result was all the same. According to Brian Costello of the New York Post, the Rams have hired Ryan as their new defensive coordinator. Ironically, the news…

Rob Ryan: Cowboys will beat Falcons

With Rex Ryan’s Jets on a bye and reeling, there was a severe lack of bluster heading into Week 9. Thankfully, his equally-loquacious brother, Rob, took the onus upon himself. Heading into Sunday night’s matchup with the undefeated Falcons, the Cowboys’ defensive boss claims his unit will help hand Atlanta its first loss. “We need…

Broncos’ offense sickens Rob Ryan

After watching Tim Tebow lead what some are calling ‘The Drive II’ against his twin brother’s Jets, Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan noted that Denver’s offensive schemes are sick. And he doesn’t mean that in the good way. Per ESPNDallas.com, Ryan said Friday that witnessing Tebow and the Broncos’ unorthodox, college-oriented style of offense on…