Apparently Rex Ryan is getting more involved (yet again) in how the offense is run. After a dismal performance Saturday which saw Brian Schottenheimer call/allow almost 60 pass attempts from QB Mark Sanchez, Rex has vowed to never repeat that feat again.
“There’s no way we’re throwing it 60 times,” Ryan said “I don’t see us throwing the ball 60 times ever again. I don’t think any of us could believe that we threw it that many times. I know I couldn’t.”
Ryan was referring to the Jets’ ill-fated air attack against the Giants on Christmas Eve when Mark Sanchez dropped back to pass 67 times. Amazingly, the Jets enter the final week of the regular season still searching for answers on offense.
Of course, being the stand up guy that Rex is, he took the blame for allowing that to happen … and he was right to do so. Ultimately if he doesn’t like the direction a unit is taking, it’s up to him to provide correction. Rex obviously didn’t do that, but did offer an explanation for his O