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Rex: I wasn't talking about S-E-X

Rex Ryan talks about heavy rain during football

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Hours after his Wednesday press conference with the media had ended, Rex Ryan held an impromptu – and rather awkward – evening meeting with Jets beat writers in order to clarify the comments he recently made to his players.

The confusion all began in the locker room when newest Jet, Josh Cribbs, was explaining just how focused his new head coach is on beating the Patriots.

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Jets place Clyde Gates, Mike Goodson on IR

Jets wide receiver Clyde Gates during training camp.

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In a surprising move, the Jets announced Tuesday that they've placed WR/KR  Clyde Gates  on season-ending injured-reserve, as well as running back Mike Goodson.

Gates, who suffered a left shoulder injury in their loss to the Steelers, was optimistic Monday that he could play against the Patriots. But at the time, he was still awaiting MRI results. Goodson, meanwhile, confirmed Monday...

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Jets sign KR/WR Josh Cribbs and WR Salas

As if the Browns offensive woes haven't been

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A day after Rex Ryan hinted the Jets were looking for "a playmaker," a source confirmed to Newsday that the team plans to sign Josh Cribbs Tuesday.

The Jets have shown interest in Cribbs since the offseason. The former Browns kick returner and wide receiver worked out for the Jets in May, though Jets general manager John Idzik told reporters Cribbs "wasn't quite" fully-healed...

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Report: Jets work out KR Josh Cribbs

As if the Browns offensive woes haven't been

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It's no surprise the Jets, who are 31st in the NFL in kickoff average, are looking for an upgrade in the special-teams department.

But even with Mike Goodson returning to the practice field this week, the team is still searching for kick-return specialists. According to CBSSports.com's Jason La Canfora, the Jets worked out Josh Cribbs on Tuesday.

The ex-Browns KR/WR visited with the...

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