Rex's First Words After Surgery "Did we get L.T. signed yet?"
[QUOTE]Rex Ryan's first post-op concern was L.T.
Posted by Mike Florio on March 15, 2010 10:24 PM ET
So as you all know by now, Jets coach Rex Ryan underwent a procedure aimed at shrinking his stomach via the attachment to it of an oversized rubber band.
Though it's not as serious as gastric bypass, it's still surgery. And so when Ryan woke up after surgery, what did he say?
According to Peter King of SI.com, [B]"Did we get L.T. signed yet?"
King reports that Ryan called Tomlinson later in the day, and the next day Tomlinson decided to join the Jets.