Originally posted on The Jets Blog  |  Last updated 10/24/11

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - MAY 02: Head coach Rex Ryan of the New York Jets holds up a picture of rookie running back Shonn Greene as he speaks to the media during minicamp on May 2, 2009 at the Atlantic Health Jets Training Center in Florham Park, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
FLORHAM PARK–It’s unclear who was in a better mood in anticipation of the bye week – the team or the media, but the peppiness was universal. Rex Ryan seemed hugely relieved that the return to the “Ground and Pound” seems to be working and, even better, having a positive impact on Mark Sanchez. “This is the offense that we built that he’s so familiar with,” Ryan said. “It just seems to fit us better.” Asked what precipitated the return to “Ground and Pound,” Ryan said, “I just thought we weren’t being ourselves…I think maybe I got caught up in maybe being more enamored with the type of personnel we had.” Chargers back-up tight end Randy McMichael made some negative comments about the Jets secondary, including, “They aren’t anything.” Well, Darrelle Revis had a few comments of his own. “That’s his opinion,” he said. “He was chattering during the game. We weren’t focused on him. We were focused on Antonio Gates…Whatever he’s talking about is bogus.” Antonio Cromartie said, “Let’s see if they
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