Now that reality has set in that the Jets will probably be really bad this year, Ryan is ready to talk about his regrets during his tenure as the head coach. The biggest being his annual guarantee that the Jets would be in the Super Bowl.
The usually brash Ryan conceded he has learned from his failed ability to follow in Joe Namath’s celebrated footsteps as the patron saint of delivering on Super Bowl guarantees his first three years.
“Guaranteeing that Super Bowl is always going to haunt me,” Ryan said. “If I could ever have a do-over, that would be it.”
The Rex Ryan farewell tour has officially begun.