Ryan shows no 'respect' for Coughlin

If Rex really thinks highly of Tom, why has he spent the past two days ripping him?

Updated: December 20, 2011, 11:03 PM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Rex Ryan concedes he has put the game, the season and the entire region on his own back. He knows he can be reduced to Saturday's biggest loser, the guy who ends up wearing floppy shoes, polka-dot pajamas and a giant red nose.

If the New York Jets lose to the New York Giants, Ryan said, "It's coming right on top of me."

That would be Rex's safest guarantee of all time.

But as his spirited assault on the Giants somehow deleted the fact the Jets finally made ...

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