He’s playing on the top line for the surprise team of the NHL. But Kyle Okposo says neither he nor his teammates are letting the Islanders’ stunning early season success go to their heads.
“Those reporters, I know exactly who they are … so they’re gonna have to answer to me in person for taking what I said out of context.”
In a season of serious lows for the Jets, rock-bottom might have been the Bills marching into MetLife Stadium a few weeks back and laughing their way to a rout.
Terry Bradshaw has no problem speaking his mind. The legendary QB took it to a new level Tuesday morning on WFAN radio, putting Roger Goodell on blast. And he didn’t stop there.
Antrel Rolle believes the Giants played with passion — something that he said had been lacking — and purpose in Seattle on Sunday. But the results still weren’t there.
“The entire team. I’m not saying that we’re not playing with passion. I’m saying we’re not playing with enough passion. We’re not playing with enough attitude.”
“Ben Roethlisberger, for sure,” the Hall of Famer told Joe & Evan in his weekly spot. “He’s big, he’s strong, he knocks off tackles.”
Speaking to WFAN’s Joe Beningo and Evan Roberts on Tuesday at the Hard Rock Cafe in Times Square, Wilkerson said the blame for the Jets’ 1-7 start should be spread around, not just dumped on the second-year quarterback.
Antrel Rolle, joining WFAN co-hosts Joe Benigno and Evan Roberts in his weekly spot on Tuesday, had some interesting things to say about the wide receiver.
“Too bad, players,” the Hall of Famer said, impersonating NFL owners. “We love ya and we need ya. Hang in there with us while we just get filthy a– rich … It’s 32 billionaires getting richer at the expense of players.”
“We’re more than capable (of winning out),” the captain of the defense told Roberts. “This is a good football team that we have.
In a big spot, the Jets’ defense is consistently coming up small. Muhammad Wilkerson says that needs to change — ASAP — before it’s too late, if it’s not already.
Antrel Rolle is questioning his team’s heart. Considering the Giants got their doors blown off by the Eagles in front of a national television audience on Sunday night, it’s hard to blame him.
New York’s secondary is a mess. Cornerback Dee Milliner may be done for the year. And Joe Benigno wants Wilson on the first bus out of town.
“If they come to me as far as an extension, or they really want to do something, that’s fine. Obviously I’m gonna entertain it. But while I’m playing, I just like to play. I like to stay focused.”