Rex Ryan gets on Watkins' conference call; asks about son
Hometown: Fort Myers,
FL (South Fort Myers HS)
Years Played: 2011 - 2013
New York Jets' head coach Rex Ryan was on the media player conference call for former Clemson standout Sammy WatkinsSammy Watkins
Wide Receiver (2011 - 2013)
#2 6-1, 205
Fort Myers, FL
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"Sammy, I've got a question: How did you help Seth Ryan out? How did he do out there?" Ryan said. "And if you could really help him, you wouldn't play this game."
"This sounds like Rex Ryan — I know it does — but this is a reporter," Ryan said. How you doing Sammy, you all right?"
Watkins answered simply "How you doing."
Ryan said that Watkins is "one of those guys who don't come around very often." He compared him to Julio Jones and A.J. Green.