New York Jets coach Rex Ryan says he cried because he's Irish and emotional
By: Sean O'Shea | Published Wednesday, January 4, 2012, 9:45 AM | Updated Wednesday, January 4, 2012, 9:45 AM
Rex Ryan broke down when addressing his New York Jets players after their disappointing season but placed the blame for his blubber on his Irish heritage
“I’m Irish. So what do you want?. “It’s hurtful. I’m extremely prideful. I want to be the best. I want to win. Sometimes it comes out like that.”
Ryan has lots to cry about. After leading his team to two successive conference finals the Jets bombed this year, riven by personal feuds and non performing stars
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Many on his team still love him.
“He was crying because he loves us so much,” right guard Matt Slauson said.
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