JONAH BRONSTEIN, The Associated Press
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — Rex Ryan’s first touchdown as Buffalo Bills coach came from 3,000 yards in the sky.READ MORE: 'My Name Is Sara' Film On Holocaust Survivor Premieres In Metro Detroit
He descended more than 9,000 feet Friday in a tandem skydive with members of the United States Army “Golden Knights” parachute team. The jump was part of the Thunder of Niagara Airshow at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station.READ MORE: Dearborn Homecoming Festival Kicks Off This Weekend
After landing safely, Ryan greeted one of his former players, New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker. Decker rode along in an F-16 fighter jet with the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds.
Ryan was hired by the Bills in January after he was fired following six seasons with the Jets.MORE NEWS: Huron Valley Students Will Not Be Allowed To Carry Backpacks To High School Classrooms, Officials Say
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