Santonio Holmes Asks for the Impossible

July 19, 2012 12:00 AM

Santonio Holmes Asks for the Impossible

" Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes just wants to be loved and he's wondering why that's so wrong.

During a podcast with Dave Dameshek of NFL , Holmes made a request to the New York media that will almost surely go unfulfilled. Holmes wants the coverage of the Jets to be a little bit more like the way the North Korean "press" covers the goings-on in that country.

"If the New York media wants to be a part of our team and wants to continue writing about us, write positive things, stay away from the negative because it doesn’t do anything good for our team that you want to report all the negative things that happen and that’s all you want to talk to us players about. We live for one thing and that’s to play football and not to entertain you people in the media."

We'll pause now for a brief moment for each and every one of you to slap your palm to your forehead in disbelief "

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