Found August 05, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
Getty Images According to Brian Costello of the New York Post, Jets head coach Rex Ryan said that he wasn’t sure if wide receiver Santonio Holmes broke a rib in practice or not. “I don’t know if Santonio broke a rib or not, but the fact that it was sticking out was probably an indicator.,” said Ryan per Costello. According to, x-rays on Holme’s ribs came back negative. So his ribs aren’t broken and he’s considered day to be day at this point.

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