"That's his opinion," Rice said. "I'll be honest, I always respected him, and one thing I don't do is retaliate back. The only thing I can do is get better for next season, and, obviously, if you look at the stats, numbers, whatever it was, that's his opinion. But to the world's opinion, I'm still who I am, still made the Pro Bowl last year and still won a Super Bowl. But that's the past. Obviously, he's well-respected amongst the league and I have nothing bad to say against the guy.