Occasionally, Jets fan David Aitken will contribute to the site or write an article for TheJetsBlog. ?In his latest piece below,?Aitken explores the conflicted notions of what the Jets ought to do with head coach Rex Ryan.
If the game in San Diego was the nail in the coffin for any thought this Jets team could turn their season around, this Sunday?s debacle versus Buffalo felt like the final straw for Rex Ryan?s chances of walking into next September still coaching the New York Jets. Fooling fans into thinking the Jets could beat a decent Buffalo team after dominating New England on the road in a close loss, the Jets, instead, reverted to the all-too-familiar pastime of playing down to an opponent after (nearly) rising to a big occasion. Ryan, who has seen his job come under close scrutiny on more than one occasion over the past six seasons, seems to have finally found a hole out of which he can?t dig himself.