Originally posted on Dallas Cowboys And The NFL  |  Last updated 9/30/11
Jason Garrett and Rob Ryan aren’t on the same page when it comes to assessing the talents of Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson. Three days after Garrett called Johnson “arguably the best player in the National Football League,” Ryan said the No. 2 overall pick of the 2007 draft isn’t even as good as Dallas Cowboys receivers Miles Austin and Dez Bryant. “We work against better receivers with Miles Austin and Dez Bryant,” said the brash Ryan, who is in his first season as the Cowboys defensive coordinator. “They are probably two of the premier receivers in football, but this guy is right there. He’s almost that good. He’s excellent.” Johnson leads the NFL in touchdowns scored with six. In the process of accumulating those scores, he became the first player in league history to have at least two receiving TDs in each of a team’s first three games of the season. “We’re going to get after him,” Ryan told reporters Friday in Irving. “I know he’s on some touchdown thing like
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