Jets’ Ryan takes cover as speakers malfunction
The sinking New York Jets have Rex Ryan ducking for cover these
The oft-criticized coach was in the middle of answering a
question during his news conference Wednesday when the speakers in
the press room at the team’s facility malfunctioned and crackled
loudly, sounding like fireworks. The sudden outburst startled Ryan
and the media assembled in front of him.
A smiling Ryan ducked a few times behind the podium before
looking at the cameras and joking, ”I know, we’re on a three-game
losing streak. I understand. … Wow. Not a good product, so …
Ryan quickly gathered himself and finished answering the
question, the final one of his news conference, while the speakers
continued to pop.
The Jets (5-7) host the Oakland Raiders (4-8) on Sunday.
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