One month after Rex Ryan‘s Jets stunned the Colts in the playoffs right here at Lucas Oil Stadium, the coach returned to the scene of the crime before a packed house to (again) declare his team next year’s Super Bowl champion and, along with general manager Mike Tannenbaum, shed light on the offseason ahead.
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An NFL spokesman told me that the league issued a combine-record 715 credentials, beating the previous mark of 628, set last year. Extra tables and chairs had to be added to accommodate the heavier influx of writers and broadcasters seeking to interview some of the nation’s top college prospects invited to participate in drills from now through Tuesday, as well as NFL coaches and executives.
Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: Rex Ryan believes the New York Jets are your next Super Bowl champions.
Posted: Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 | Frank Tadych Tags: Championship Wednesday, Aaron Rodgers, Ben Roethlisberger, Chicago Bears, Green Bay Packers, Jay Cutler, Lance Briggs, Mark Sanchez, Mike Tomlin, New York Jets, Pittsburgh Steelers, Rex Ryan, Santonio Holmes, Tramon Williams
Here’s a quick look at the best of the best from the podiums in Chicago, Green Bay, New Jersey and Pittsburgh on Championship Wednesday.
Closing in on Newark Airport Sunday night after dismantling the Patriots, a giddy Rex Ryan thought it would be fun to buzz Manhattan’s most famous tower –the Empire State Building.
At least one member of the Giants plans on confronting Antrel Rolle after his lastest shots taken at head coach Tom Coughlin.
Posted: Monday, January 17th, 2011 | Frank Tadych Tags: divisional playoff MVPs, Aaron Rodgers, Ben Roethlisberger, Charles Tillman, Chicago Bears, Green Bay Packers, Greg Olsen, Hines Ward, Jay Cutler, Mark Sanchez, Mike Martz, New York Jets, Rex Ryan, Tramon Williams
With honorable mention shout outs to Jay Cutler, Charles Tillman and James Harrison, here’s a list of most valuable players (and coaches) from the divisional round of the NFL playoffs.
Some numbers from the Jets’ 28-21 win over the Patriots in the divisional round of the playoffs.
Posted: Sunday, January 16th, 2011 | Frank Tadych Tags: AFC Divisional Playoffs, Brad Smith, Braylon Edwards, Darrelle Revis, David Harris, Deion Branch, Drew Coleman, Gary Guyton, LaDainian Tomlinson, Mark Sanchez, New England Patriots, New York Jets, Rex Ryan, Tom Brady
A few nuggets at halftime of the Jets-Patriots divisional playoff game at Gillette Stadium.
Rex Ryan being Rex Ryan is taking all the attention off the Jets. Bill Belichick being Bill Belichick is making sure the Patriots ignores it.
Instead of scoping out the competition for this week’s showdown, sure to be league MVP, Tom Brady, caught up on some football history instead when he took in “Lombardi “on Broadway Saturday night with his supermodel wife, Gisele.
Posted: Sunday, January 9th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Mark Sanchez, Ben Roethlisberger, Drew Brees, Indianapolis Colts, Joe Flacco, New Orleans Saints, New York Jets, Pete Carroll, Peyton Manning, Rex Ryan, Seattle Seahawks
This is the first time in the Super Bowl era that both defending conference champions lost in the opening round of the playoffs. This is the ninth time in the Super Bowl era that both defending conference champions failed to reach the second round of the playoffs (either failed to reach playoffs or lost in opening round).
NFL Network analyst Solomon Wilcots predicted in a live chat that Colts’ experience will carry them over the Jets in a close 27-23 finish.
Posted: Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Pick Six, Andy Reid, Brad Childress, Brett Favre, Carly Simon, Channing Crowder, Dean Martin, Derek Anderson, Donovan McNabb, Drew Stanton, Jason Hanson, Jim Schwartz, Josh McDaniels, Kevin Kolb, Matthew Stafford, Michael Vick, Mike Singletary, Ndamukong Suh, Norv Turner, Pick Six, Rex Ryan, Rusty Smith, San Diego Chargers, Tashard Choice, Todd Haley, Tom Brady, Wade Phillips
Was proposing to your girlfriend during an NFL game the biggest blunder of the entire season? We count down the six biggest do-over moments of 2010.
On the same day we found out Rex Ryan’s Jets won’t kick the ball anywhere near Devin Hester, it has been suggested Bills head coach Chan Gailey will deploy the same strategy with Patriots’ secret weapon Dan Connolly.