Joe Namath: Rex Ryan being too nice

Updated: October 14, 2011, 5:26 PM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

Joe Namath believes Rex Ryan has been "too darn nice" to the 2-3 New York Jets.

The Jets legend said Thursday on ESPN New York 1050's "The Michael Kay Show" that Ryan's lax attitude is one of many reasons the team has lost three straight games.

"Rex is Mr. Good Guy to these guys. He has been. He's been talking about how good they are all the time. He's doing everything to win their favor. He bends over backwards for the guys to be on their side," Namath said.

"It might ...

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