Last season's New York Jets tumbled down the stretch with a three-game losing streak, characterized by confusion on the field and fighting off of it.
Ryan and his coaching staff attended the same program in June, put to the test by a former Army Special Forces operator and his team of combat-wounded veterans. With starters scheduled to sit out the final preseason game, it was a fine time to pull the trigger. Off the veterans went for a day of trust walks and campfire discussions.
"We just had such a great experience as a coaching staff, and I'm hoping the players had the same kind of experience we had," Ryan said.
Don't know about you, but we'd hand away our lunch money for a chance to see our nation's Special Forces sort through the simmering catfight between Sanchez and Holmes. That's the Lord's work, right there.