Posted by GameSetMatch on February 5th, 2010
The obscene gesture for which Jets coach Rex Ryan was fined $50,000 came in reaction to a fan’s heckling that included spitting, according to FoxSports.com’s Jay Glazer.
Ryan, who this season led the Jets to the AFC Championship Game in his first year as an NFL head coach, “showed the greatest restraint,” Glazer said Thursday on New York radio station WFAN.
Glazer said he saw the incident that occurred Saturday night at a mixed martial arts event in South Florida.
Ryan was caught in a widely circulated cell-phone photograph extending his middle finger, presumably at the heckling fan.
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