Originally written on Patriots Life  |  Last updated 11/10/14
Jets coach Rex Ryan and the Patriots have had a heated rivalry that's only gotten hotter with Rex Ryan at the helm in New York. We know that there's a bit of dislike between the players. Apparently Rex Ryan played a bit off that with a joke to his team during former running back turned NFL Network analyst Ladanian Tomlinson's tenure. LT #FTW RT @BrianCoz: Tomlinson on NFL Network: Once before Pats-Jets Rex told them he was going to punch Belichick in the face at midfield— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 11, 2013 Yes, people, it was a joke. Let's not get our insecure pannies in a bundle over this one. What else would you expect from Rex Ryan? Still, a lot of people are going to get upset regardless. Probably a bad move by LT putting his old coach in the spotlight like this right before the team plays the Patriots. While it was a joke, you think the Pats player are going to like hearing that said about their coach? Probably not. On the other hand, fans shouldn't get upset ov...
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