It's disilllusioning and will forever cast a cloud over Dan's post playing career.
However it's not like he was a hands-off or deadbeat dad who banged out 10 or so illegitimate kids with multiple women and needed his team to pay $1/2million just to bring his child support payments up to date. Regardless, while there's no way to put a positive spin on this, it still doesn't diminish the fact that of anyone every playing his position he's undoubtedly one of the GOATs.
"geno and idzik have done the impossible: make jets fans wish
the tanny/sanchez days were here again" > Darksider, Jetnation