I know nothing about the quote. I just know Riley wouldn’t guarantee a kid touches. Or agree with him if he says he’s gonna get them. The kid can say what he wants. Doesn’t mean it’s gonna happen just because he says so. Basically the whole team is in constant competition.
You need to pay attention to your own fan boy media. It was discussed prominently by the fan boys on the sports urinal, and the gooner daily ten minutes with Dean and Dusty. Pay attention to your own fan boys, it was impossible to miss.