Found January 10, 2013 on Buffalo Wins:
PLAYERS: Mike PettineRex Ryan
TEAMS: New York Jets
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This will be the last Q&A ever!! I promise. I gotta get back to writing. Anyways, the Bills have a new coordinator and I wanted to pick the brain of Jets writer Daniel Krieg from Rexsanchez.com to see what the deal was with Mike Pettine. Enjoy and tell a friend. 1) Can you desrcibe the pros/cons of the Jets' defense? The Jets defense was pretty solid overall. Its weakness was not in its formation or deployment, but rather in its slow, unathletic linebackers that could not get to the quarterback when they blitzed, and could not cover tight ends on pass plays. The secondary was one of the best in the league even without Revis, and the d-line improved as the year went along. 2) How much did Rex Ryan got involved in the defense and what Pettine's role was? Rex was highly involved in the defense, so much so that he took playcalling duties away from Pettine during the season. This in part caused Pettine to turn down a contract extension, and then become Ma...
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