Rex Ryan’s custom-painted Buffalo Bills truck looks a little different these days.
Here’s some sad video of Ryan leaving the Bills’ team facility in the truck, after he was fired.
The difference between that young Ryan and the 31-year-old who ripped the Packers’ defense in Atlanta’s 44-21 conference championship game win was seen in what stood as the game’s most memorable moment. There was Ryan, who hadn’t scored a rushing TD in four seasons, mad-dashing 14 yards to the end zone.
It was 17-0 Falcons at that point, but unlike when they blew that same exact lead at home with a Super Bowl trip on the line vs. the 49ers four seasons ago, there was the sense the game was finished because Ryan was just getting started destroying Green Bay. You could see it in his fired-up face, that he had been waiting a long time for that feeling again, and wasn’t going to let it go or let his team down.
What he does with his arm, with his feet, with his brain, with everything, how he manipulates the game is so impressive, Falcons fullback Patrick DiMarco said. Getting everyone involved, that’s how it goes in this offense. It’s the way the whole team runs.
Ryan ended up 27 of 38 passing for 392 yards with 4 TDs, no INTs and a grand total of 23 yards on the ground. It was the finest performance of his career, at the most important time. Green Bay’s Cheap Custom Baseball Jerseys reaction Ryan was more Aaron Rodgers than Aaron Rodgers.
He was able to make a lot of big plays, and that’s why they put up points Cheap Blue Jays Jerseys like that, Packers outside linebacker Clay Matthews said. There were times when we were pretty good on the spot, but then he made big plays with his feet, make pass plays out of the box.