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Woody Johnson: 'We're lucky' to have had Ralph Wilson

Ralph Wilson, owner of the Buffalo Bills, answers

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ORLANDO, Fla. -- Jets owner Woody Johnson called the passing of Ralph Wilson "the end of a real important era. He was so important in developing football into what it is today."

Wilson, the Bills' iconic owner, died on Tuesday at his home in Grosse Pointe Shores, Mich. He was 95.

"[He was] the NFL," Johnson said. "He was the AFL. He was always a guy that was up to the task. He had a...

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Browns hire ex-Jets DC Mike Pettine as their head coach

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The Cleveland Browns announced Thursday that they have hired former Jets defensive coordinator Mike Pettine as their new head coach.

Pettine, who spent four seasons as Rex Ryan's defensive coordinator, bolted for Buffalo at the end of the 2012 season.

“We are thrilled to announce Mike Pettine as the new head coach of the Cleveland Browns,” said owner Jimmy Haslam. “Mike is the epitome...

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