Ryan appeared on ESPN’s “Get Up” to discuss the five-year, $100 million extension Cooper agreed to on March 16.
“I wouldn't have paid this guy. To me, this is the biggest disappearing act in the National Football League. He doesn't show up on the road against - when the competition's good, when he's against the top corners, that guy disappears,” he said.
“He doesn’t love football,” Ryan theorized. “I wouldn't have paid this turd. No way in hell. No way in hell would I have paid this guy.”
“To me, you pay Dak Prescott. Forget all those numbers. You know their number one in the league because of Dak Prescott not because of this guy … they made a huge mistake right here," he said.
Prescott and the Cowboys reportedly have been in negotiations on a new deal.