Found July 30, 2013 on
Love him or hate him, you have to admit one thing, New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan is entertaining. Ryan might have a career in politics because it’s obvious he’s never met a camera he didn’t like. Never one to shy away from controversy, Ryan appears more subdued this training camp. Gone are all the post season promises. Instead of being the braggart, Ryan seems as if he has received marching orders from the front office to simply keep quiet. Or is it that he realizes he might just have one year left with the Jets in his coaching career.
As usual, there is a controversy in New York. The Jets have a quarterback conundrum. Mark Sanchez or Geno Smith? The question has been lingering ever since April’s NFL Draft. On Sunday, the maverick sounded more like a mouse.
When asked yet again who he was going to name as the Jets starting quarterback, Ryan told reporters that the decision will be made by the team, not just him. Ryan is operating under a new general manager this season, John Idz...
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Rex Ryan took a picture with a Jets fan this weekend, which normally wouldn’t be a big deal because I’m assuming he does so quite a bit. But this wasn’t just any ordinary Jets fan, this was a Jets fan wearing a shirt that confesses “This Team Makes Me Drink.” And judging by the rosiness of those cheeks, it makes that fan drink a lot. Can’t really blame him, I’d probably...
Football season is almost upon us and now it’s time to make fun of the sh*t show that is the New York Jets. However, Patriots fans don’t even have to break a sweat because Jets fans already know the J-E-T-S is a J-O-K-E.
A.) nice work, dood, the t-shirt is just fantastic, and B.) were you wearing lipstick? RT @L7Panda Me and Rex pic.twitter.com/BYjpUDgh7P
Rex Ryan is trying to diffuse any potential rift between him and new Jets general manager John Idzik.
"I think you guys are making a mountain out of a molehill, to be honest with you," Ryan told ESPN a day after Idzik refused to say Ryan would have final say in naming a starting quarterback. "Because ever since I've been here, this is my fifth year here, not one...
The media would like to know who’s going to start at quarterback for the New York Jets, but Rex Ryan is in no hurry to name one.
A day after Jets GM John Idzik proclaimed that he would have some say in who starts at quarterback for the Jets, Ryan got on the defensive, and accused the media of making much out of nothing.
“I think you guys are making a mountain out of a mole...
Rex Ryan is on board with general manager John Idzik's comments that it will be a ''collaborative decision'' on who the New York Jets' starting quarterback will be.
Ryan says Sunday that there's no controversy surrounding the fact he won't make the final decision, and the media is making ''a mountain out of a molehill'' to suggest...
New York Jets coach Rex Ryan looks like he could not be happier taking a picture with a Jets fan whose shirt reads: "This team makes me drink."
So what if Geno Smith was huffing and puffing a bit during sprints the other day? The NFL Network's Brian Baldinger mentioned on-air yesterday that Smith looked "embarrassingly' out of shape and was falling way behind the rest of his teammates.Apparently, Rex Ryan isn't as concerned about the state of Smith's conditioning as Baldinger. Ryan said in his press...
Let’s end the rhetoric when it comes to who will have the biggest voice when it’s time to name the Jets starting quarterback for the 2013 season opener. It’s not going to be coach Rex Ryan or general manager John Idzik. It’s going to be offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg.
Why? It’s his offense.
Idzik on Saturday and Ryan yesterday have spent two days trying to convince...
The New York Jets have yet to commit to a starting quarterback for Week 1 of the 2013 season, but the general consensus is that Mark Sanchez will be given yet another opportunity. New York drafted Geno Smith in the second round for a reason, but it does not appear he has made enough strides [...]
First there's a report that rookie quarterback Geno Smith is out of shape; then Rex Ryan comes to the defense of his young QB. Now we're getting back to the normal back-and-forth action we're used to.
"He seems fine to me, Ryan said of Smith according to ESPN's Jane McManus. "When he ran for 80 yards that one play he looked good to me."
Out on the adjacent football fields to SUNY Cortland between the white tents constructed for fans and the metal bleachers there has been a conspicuous absence.
Cornerback Dee Milliner the ninth overall pick in April’s NFL Draft and the first of the Jets’ two opening-round selections has been away — submerged in a contract-driven holdout.
Defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson...
It’s rough being the player that replaces a legend, yet those are exactly the shoes Milliner will walk in, as he tries to replace the consensus top cornerback in all of football.
After Darrelle Revis was traded to the Buccaneers, the Jets used the 9th overall pick in the draft, to selected the extremely talented Milliner out of Alabama.
Milliner will face a ton of pressure being...