Found July 31, 2012 on NESN.com:
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If there's a loud, screeching, unpleasant ringing in your ears, don't worry. It's just Santonio Holmes flapping his gums again. The Jets wide receiver, who has never been one to shy away from a controversial comment or two, has again opened his mouth. And again, he's left inserting his foot. (No, that's not a Rex Ryan pun; those jokes are old.) Holmes' most recent comments are as frustrating as any yet, as they involve him labeling himself a "scapegoat" for what happened during the Jets' season finale, when he was benched and New York was officially bounced from postseason contention...
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