Last week, New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan made some news while speaking to members of the San Diego media on a conference call. Ryan said that if he had been hired as the San Diego Chargers head coach and been given the talent that Norv Turner has on the roster, he’d have a few rings by now. After watching the collapse by the Chargers on Sunday, you have to wonder if Ryan’s comments have a shred of truth to them.
Norv Turner responded to Ryan’s comments by saying that he wondered where Ryan’s Super Bowl rings that he’s guaranteed over the last few seasons were. Touche, but Turner has presided over a Chargers team which has been known as classic underachievers during his tenure.
At halftime, the Chargers held a 21-10 lead over the Jets and then allowed the Jets to score 17 straight points and get the win. This was inexcusable.
Each season, there seems to be something else wrong with the Chargers team. Last season, it was poor special teams play. This season it’s turno...