'Hard Knocks' still resonates with Jets

A year after the HBO show aired, memories are fresh for Rex Ryan and Gang Green

Updated: August 27, 2011, 11:22 AM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

One year later, Rex Ryan still gets reminded of his hilarious "snack" line from the HBO series "Hard Knocks." In fact, he noticed many fans on his spring book tour wearing T-shirts with his name on the front and the quote splashed across the back:

"Let's get a g--damn snack!"

"I wish I was getting some of the residuals off those T-shirts," the New York Jets' coach said with a laugh.

The Ryan speech that spawned the famous line still resonates, evidenced by more than 300,000 views ...

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