Gregory “Buddy” Howell is a professional football player and a member of the Los Angeles Rams, the Superbowl LVI Champions. He previously played with the Houston Texans after signing as a free agent out of college with the Miami Dolphins. Buddy is from Coconut Grove Florida. He is the youngest of five children and the only boy. Growing up, Buddy faced challenges that taught him to never give up even when things got tough and it seemed that no one believed in him. Buddy graduated from Coral Gables Senior High School where he excelled academically and athletically earning the Senior of Distinction Diploma. Buddy continued his journey to Florida Atlantic University where he graduated with a business management degree with a minor in accounting. Buddy is active in the community and takes advantage of any opportunity to give back and inspire the next generation. Buddy treasures his relationships, especially those with his mothers, grandmother, sisters, nieces and nephews, and his precious dog Rarii.