Buddy's letter to the '85 Bears
Members of the legendary 1985 Bears team read letters from their late coach. Ryan noted them as the greatest team in NFL history.
Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter
So in 2011, Seahawks used a 5th-round pick on Stanford CB Richard Sherman and signed undrafted FA Stanford WR Doug Baldwin. Worked out OK.
Buddy Ryan's letter to 1985 Bears
In ESPN's 30 for 30 on the '85 Bears, members of Ryan's famed 46 defense read a letter from their former defensive coordinator, often fighting back tears. Transcript
Adam Caplan @caplannfl
Doug Baldwin's 4-year extension is worth $46m with just north of $24m gtd, source said.
Field Yates @FieldYates
Seahawks veterans under contract through at least 2018: Baldwin, Wilson, Wagner, Sherman, Thomas, Avril, Ryan, Wright, Kearse, Rubin.
Newton more important than Brady?
Has Cam Newton, third on USA Today's ranking of the top 100 people in the NFL, eclipsed Tom Brady (10th) in terms of influence?