According to Rex, Buddy has once again been diagnosed with cancer, even though he is going for a second opinion.
This would be a fourth time Buddy is fighting a life threatening disease; "Buddy Ryan twice has overcome melanoma, considered the most dangerous type of skin cancer, as well as encephalitis, which is an acute inflammation of the brain." According to the NFL's Report
With everything that's going on in the last year of controversies with the team, his personal life and now his dad, things seemed to have snowballed for Rex this year. Remember to keep the Ryan family your thoughts and prayers during his recovery.