It is starting to look like Rob Ryan's vow to beat the "all-hype" team is going to have the staying power of the Gettysburg Address.
The comment from the summer has come up time and time again this week as the Cowboys prepare to face off with the Eagles, the presumed target of Ryan's broadside. DeSean Jackson is the latest member of the so-called Dream Team to share his thoughts about Ryan.
"For a coach to really say that, it's hard for me to kind of respect that because the coach is not really out there playing," Jackson said. "If his players said that, then I could understand that. We're out there on the field with him so I would be able to get a chance to get a shot at that player if he said something crazy. But for a coach, it ain't like I can run on the sideline and tackle the coach.
Credit Ryan with winning the game of distractions.
This must have been something that Buddy Ryan taught at the breakfast table, because Rex Ryan has done the same thing since becoming Jets coac...