Found June 12, 2013 on Helmet2Helmet:
As we've come to know him, Rex Ryan is the ultimate players coach, often times going out of his way to defend his own. So it's a bit surprising for the Jets' fifth-year coach to collectively rip his group of presumably butterfingered receivers, as he did on Wednesday. “What wasn’t outstanding was the way we caught the football yesterday. We dropped a ton of balls,” Ryan said, via the New York Daily News. “ Catch the football. You’re an NFL player, catch the football. You’re paid to catch the football, we expect it caught. When the ball is there, catch the ball.” During Tuesday's minicamp practice, several Jets wideouts, including Jeremy Kerley and Stephen Hill, dropped "numerous passes," prompting a displeased reaction from Ryan. “We gotta get that figured out. Whether it’s focus, whether it’s just having your hands in the right spot,” the coach said. “You should be surprised if anybody ever drops a ball. Yesterday I was surprised when we caught
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  • Hey Rex, Your team is a mess. Your owner does not deserve to own a football franchise,especially in New York, and you do not have a QB that can throw a pass. So having wide receivers that drop balls is because they are not used to being hit with a good pass. Good luck to you this season......
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