Originally written on Pro Football Zone  |  Last updated 10/24/14
According to a Sporting News midseason poll, New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan has been voted the most overrated NFL head coach. Sporting News asked 103 players from 27 teams from around the NFL. Rex Ryan, Jets 35 Bill Belichick, Patriots 16 Andy Reid, Eagles 9 Mike Shanahan, Redskins 8 Mike Tomlin, Steelers 4 Jeff Fisher, Rams 3 Jim Harbaugh, 49ers 3 Norv Turner, Chargers 3 Pete Carroll, Seahawks 2 Jason Garrett, Cowboys 2 John Harbaugh, Ravens 2 “Rex Ryan. His coaching style is over the top. Some of the things he does in front of the cameras are way over the top. You put that with the New York media and he has a pretty big reputation, I guess. I don’t even know if you’d call him overrated anymore because it’s gonna be a couple of years since he was in the AFC finals. He’s pretty funny, and he’s a pretty good coach. But not THAT good,” said an  AFC offensive player per the Sporting News. I believe Ryan is very overrated because of all the success he had early on with the Jets.  Since than he hasn’t done much.   var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = 'http://widget.crowdignite.com/widgets/27484?_ci_wid=_CI_widget_'+_CI.counter; script.async = true; ref.parentNode.insertBefore(script, ref); })(); sr_adspace_id = 1000005525107; sr_adspace_width = 300; sr_adspace_height = 250; sr_ad_new_window = true; sr_adspace_type = "graphic";
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