Found December 30, 2011 on The Jets Blog:
On how many times he has watched the Victor Cruz 99-yard touchdown… Just enough to grade it. No more, no less. On what happened on that play… We were playing a two-man coverage and he was supposed to be doubled. To me, it was pretty obvious we had two opportunities to get him on the ground, took a poor pursuit angle, made the assumption he was down, which is a cardinal mistake. So, that’s unfortunate. You get a chance to make a tackle, get off the field and it’s a play that changes the game. On the defense playing well other than the Giants’ big plays… Yeah, but not well enough to win. That’s the frustrating thing, that you have games like that where you’re so good for so many plays and then it’s just a handful that costs you. Sometimes you don’t play well, where you give up yards, you give up points. You look at it, I hate to get into numbers, but there was like five plays where we gave up over 200 yards and everything else was like 50 snaps for 90 yards, but that’s the way foo...
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