Welcome to PatsFans.com

Rex Ryan setting the bar lower on his promises

Discussion in 'NFL Football Forum' started by IllegalContact, Jul 30, 2012.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. IllegalContact

    IllegalContact Pro Bowl Player

    Joined:
    Jun 5, 2010
    Messages:
    12,525
    Likes Received:
    290
    Ratings:
    +897 / 14 / -29

  2. Sicilian

    Sicilian Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

    Joined:
    Dec 6, 2007
    Messages:
    5,246
    Likes Received:
    255
    Ratings:
    +779 / 2 / -3

    Because the best way to have chemistry and camaraderie in the locker room is to tell your players to have it.
     
  3. Rob0729

    Rob0729 PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2006
    Messages:
    32,768
    Likes Received:
    1,196
    Ratings:
    +3,390 / 30 / -10

    Doesn't seem like Ryan can control Holmes enough to not mock the Jets' two QB strategy during the offseason. What makes him think he will be able to control Holmes if and when the Jets go on a three game losing streak and he is catching 4 balls a game?
     
  4. Ice_Ice_Brady

    Ice_Ice_Brady In the Starting Line-Up

    Joined:
    Apr 3, 2006
    Messages:
    2,445
    Likes Received:
    72
    Ratings:
    +231 / 21 / -3

    Ryan guarantees the Jets will try their best, or at least very hard. And he also guarantees that the Jets will attempt to win the division from the Patriots, although it will be a tough task. Finally, he boldly proclaims that when the Jets play the Patriots, the Patriots will not score in the first three minutes of the game, hopefully.
     
  5. AndyJohnson

    AndyJohnson PatsFans.com Veteran PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2004
    Messages:
    23,760
    Likes Received:
    364
    Ratings:
    +1,424 / 29 / -23

    Why would his catches increase?:D
     
  6. dex13

    dex13 On the Game Day Roster

    Joined:
    Dec 27, 2010
    Messages:
    320
    Likes Received:
    8
    Ratings:
    +12 / 3 / -1

    After last season, it might be easier for him if he guarantees a Superbowl win.
     
  7. WhiZa

    WhiZa Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

    Joined:
    May 30, 2006
    Messages:
    5,043
    Likes Received:
    3
    Ratings:
    +3 / 0 / -0

    Putting the lockers closer together probably won't help much on the football field
     
  8. IllegalContact

    IllegalContact Pro Bowl Player

    Joined:
    Jun 5, 2010
    Messages:
    12,525
    Likes Received:
    290
    Ratings:
    +897 / 14 / -29

    [​IMG]

    much more togetherness in jet land
     
  9. A.C Vegas

    A.C Vegas In the Starting Line-Up

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2006
    Messages:
    2,171
    Likes Received:
    2
    Ratings:
    +5 / 0 / -0

    #11 Jersey

    Well we know that it is NOT going to happen because he has yet to keep a promise
     
  10. reflexblue

    reflexblue PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2006
    Messages:
    17,625
    Likes Received:
    113
    Ratings:
    +348 / 6 / -4

    #91 Jersey

    Last edited: Jul 30, 2012
  11. MrNathanDrake

    MrNathanDrake In the Starting Line-Up

    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2009
    Messages:
    2,277
    Likes Received:
    296
    Ratings:
    +753 / 31 / -18

    #95 Jersey

    Rex Ryans words mean absolutely nothing. He garauntees and promises so much, and he's failed to deliver on EVERYTHING he's said.

    He should just stop talking.
     
  12. IcyPatriot

    IcyPatriot ------------- PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2004
    Messages:
    39,288
    Likes Received:
    700
    Ratings:
    +1,787 / 35 / -29

    #87 Jersey

    He's just trying to get the bar lower to our female fans feet.
     
  13. betterthanthealternative

    betterthanthealternative In the Starting Line-Up

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2006
    Messages:
    2,390
    Likes Received:
    86
    Ratings:
    +262 / 5 / -1

    He also said that he delegated too much last year, and will do less of it this year. That's a fairly basic coaching lesson, how much to delegate. Really, the world's greatest defensive coach is still figuring out how much to delegate? And his response to seeing other coaches do things poorly is to take responsibility away from them, rather than teach them how to do it better?
     
  14. Deus Irae

    Deus Irae PatsFans.com Retired Jersey Club PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 10, 2006
    Messages:
    44,066
    Likes Received:
    932
    Ratings:
    +3,401 / 186 / -130

    Disable Jersey

    By next year, he'll be relegated to be guaranteeing that he'll have regular bowel movements in the morning.
     
  15. robertweathers

    robertweathers Veteran Starter w/Big Long Term Deal

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2006
    Messages:
    8,296
    Likes Received:
    125
    Ratings:
    +382 / 16 / -5

    Sometimes coaches will relieve their assistant coaches from their tasks. For example, BB took the playcalling duties away from Mangini in 05. Parcells took the playcalling duties away from Weis in 99 with the Jets. It happens.

    Clearly Rex isn't even in their class of leader but depending on the circumstances, NFL HCs do it.
     
    Last edited: Jul 30, 2012
  16. DejaBLue

    DejaBLue On the Roster

    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2008
    Messages:
    77
    Likes Received:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0 / -0

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page

unset ($sidebar_block_show); ?>