The Jets took some postgame blows following their first loss of the season -- and a few of those below-the-belt barbs appeared to come from the son of their tight ends coach.
Following their 24-17 loss to the Eagles at MetLife Stadium on Sunday, tweets posted on the account of Jimmie Johnson's son took aim at former starting quarterback Geno Smith and cornerback Antonio Cromartie.
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In one post, Twitter user @JimmieJ82 posted a photo of Smith posing and smiling with a young fan with a caption that read: "Bum [expletive] Geno." He later took a shot at Cromartie, tweeting a photo of the corner standing next to two young kids after the game with the comment: "Antonio Cromartie with 2 of his 15 kids."
Cromartie immediately fired back, writing: "Y the [expletive] you worried about my family. If it wasn't for your dad you wouldn't be nothing in life @JimmieJ82. You better watch yourself son."
The account for @JimmieJ82 then tried to make amends before deleting his Twitter profile.
"@CRO31 apologize for the tweet man, I really didn't mean anything by it. Stupid tweet. I hope I get to apologize to you in person," he wrote.
Another tweet from @JimmieJ82 said, "Those tweets were really stupid on my part. Will apologize to both of them if I get the chance."
The Jets have yet to confirm or deny the tweets in question came from Johnson's son.