Ryan's zinger rings Turner's bell
"They were hiding my injury," Cromartie said Thursday. "They just told me I had a strained hip flexor. I played the whole entire year with a fractured hip."
Cromartie also told the Daily News that he only learned of the injury's severity after he sought a second opinion.
Cromartie's displeasure with the Chargers' medical staff, combined with some unrest in the locker room, contributed to his acrimonious departure from San Diego beforethe start of the 2010 season. Close to two years later, there's still no love lost between the two sides as Cromartie said he never was happy in San Diego.
"There is no second-guessing (anymore)," Chargers safety Eric Weddle told the San Diego Union-Tribune, via the Daily News. "Coach says something, it applies to everyone. We're all at the same level. We're all holding each other to the same level. ... Me and Cro had conflicts. That's just the way it is."
Responded Cromartie: "I guess that's his opinion. ... That's their golden boy. So, I don't really care."