"That defense is not a good fit for a lot of people who is still down there, so it wasn't just about me," Reed said on Wednesday's conference call. "And my comments weren't just about me. And obviously, that's why I'm not there anymore. ... People might feel a certain way, like 'Ed did this and Ed didn't do things on the football field,' but you've got to look at the play-caller. People don't know how the schematic part of it goes. You have to put your players in a position to make plays, as well, from a coaching perspective."