Originally posted on The Jets Blog  |  Last updated 10/12/11
Much like Short Round, I just got knocked on my ass unexpectedly.   We know Rex and Tanny loves them some CSI, so we’re going to use our best conjecture and forensic analysis to determine just how the Jets murdered Derrick Mason … not to say that there wasn’t a good motive …   We never bought into the notion that Mason was going to catch 60-80 balls.  Mathematically, the notion that Ryan proposed was ludicrous.  It was his typical cheerleading for his guys.  No harm there.  Ryan’s exuberant, we know this.  So while not unexpected, it still came off as maybe a tad silly.  Start doing the reverse calculations, and for a third or (or fourth, considering Keller) receiver to catch that many passes, Sanchez would have to have been throwing the ball on virtually every down … Well … the way the Jets have been running their offense lately … maybe Ryan was onto something … We discussed the other day why Derrick Mason’s benching was indicative of larger problems.  Mason has (in just a week)
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