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Former Raven Ed Reed hired as Bills assistant defensive backs coach

Former Raven Ed Reed hired as Bills assistant defensive backs coach

Former Ravens safety Ed Reed had made no secret of his desire to get into coaching. He just hadn’t figured out what level would be the best fit.

His longtime coach, Rex Ryan, thinks it’s in the NFL and with the Buffalo Bills.   

The Bills announced Wednesday night that they had hired Reed as their assistant defensive backs coach. The news surely will annoy Ravens fans who hoped Reed would return to the organization and work with a secondary that has struggled since his departure to force turnovers.

“Ed Reed is going to be such a great asset to our team,” Ryan said in a statement released by the Bills. Ryan was Reed’s former...

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