After the talk, Rex gets knocked ... hard

Jets coach gabbed all summer, then sent undisciplined team into Week 1 debacle

Updated: September 15, 2010, 1:16 PM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Rex Ryan did not sound so tough or funny or brash anymore. No, after this disaster of his own design, Ryan sounded like a guy with an 0-1 record, a prime-time loser, a man who was the second-best coach in the house by Secretariat lengths.

His New York Jets were a joke Monday night, a monument to Ryan's reckless program. And yet, when it was all over in the new Meadowlands stadium, when the Jets were finally done committing fatal penalties and assaulting the ...

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