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New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan works (Credit: AP)

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan works with his defensive line during training camp at Atlantic Health Training Center in Florham Park, N.J. (Aug. 1, 2011)

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Jets head coach Rex Ryan in pictures.

Santonio Holmes #10 of the New York Jets
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Santonio Holmes #10 of the New York Jets speaks with head coach Rex Ryan at in Florham Park, New Jersey. (Aug. 7, 2011)

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan, right,
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New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan, right, hugs former player Damien Woody before Woody announced his retirement at the team's practice facility. (Aug. 5, 2011)

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan, left,
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New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan, left, talks to linebackers, from left, Calvin Pace, David Harris and Bart Scott during training camp at Atlantic Health Training Center in Florham Park, N.J. (Aug. 4, 2011)

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New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan throws
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New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan throws a pass during training camp at Atlantic Health Training Center in Florham Park, N.J. (Aug. 3, 2011)

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan, right,
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New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan, right, talks to wide receivers Santonio Holmes, left, and Plaxico Burress. (Aug. 2, 2011)

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan looks
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New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan looks down at his new tattoo on his right leg as he is asked about it by the media. (Aug. 2, 2011)

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan works
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New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan works with his defensive line during training camp at Atlantic Health Training Center in Florham Park, N.J. (Aug. 1, 2011)

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The tattooed right leg of New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan is seen as he talks to the media during the first day of training camp. (Aug. 1, 2011)

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The New York Jets newest football player, Plaxico
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The New York Jets newest football player, Plaxico Burress, right, talks to head coach Rex Ryan as they watch the team's first official camp practice. (Aug. 1, 2011)

New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia, right,
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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia, right, greets New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan before the baseball game against the Cleveland Indians. (June 12, 2011)

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan signs
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New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan signs autographs during batting practice before the New York Yankees play the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. (June 12, 2011)

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan, left,
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New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan, left, greets Harlan Chamberlain, father of pitcher Joba Chamberlain, before the baseball game against the Cleveland Indians. (June 12, 2011)

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan tries
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New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan tries out a bat in the the New York Yankees dugout before a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians. (June 12, 2011)

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Rex Ryan the coach of the New York
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Rex Ryan the coach of the New York Jets, recently wrote a book entitled "Play Like You Mean It". Ryan autographs copies of his recent book at the Book Revue in Huntington. Lewis Damrauer, of Huntington, shakes Ryan's hand after signing his book. "We are here to buy my son-in-law his fathers day present. He's a huge Jets fan", Damrauer said. (May 4, 2011)

Rex Ryan the coach of the New York
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Rex Ryan the coach of the New York Jets, recently wrote a book entitled "Play Like You Mean It". Ryan autographs copies of his recent book at the Book Revue in Huntington.(May 4, 2011)

Rex Ryan the coach of the New York
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Rex Ryan the coach of the New York Jets, recently wrote a book entitle "Play Like You Mean It". Ryan autographs copies of his recent book at the Book Revue in Huntington. (May 4, 2011)

Jets head coach Rex Ryan speaks to the
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Jets head coach Rex Ryan speaks to the media. (Jan. 3, 2011)

Jets fullback Tony Richardson shares a laugh with
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Jets fullback Tony Richardson shares a laugh with head coach Rex Ryan during stretching drills at practice. (Jan. 6, 2011)

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Jets owner Woody Johnson, left, talks with head
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Jets owner Woody Johnson, left, talks with head coach Rex Ryan and general manager Mike Tannenbaum, far right, as the team practices in preparation for its upcoming playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts. (Jan. 4, 2011)

Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez talks with head coach
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Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez talks with head coach Rex Ryan during practice as the team prepares for its playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts. (Jan. 4, 2011)

Jets coach Rex Ryan talks with running back
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Jets coach Rex Ryan talks with running back LaDainian Tomlinson as the team prepares to face the Colts. (Jan. 6, 2011)

Head coach Rex Ryan of the New York
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Head coach Rex Ryan of the New York Jets looks on against the Buffalo Bills. (Jan. 2, 2011)

Jets coach Rex Ryan, right, and Steelers coach
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Jets coach Rex Ryan, right, and Steelers coach Mike Tomlin meet after the Jets' 22-17 win in Pittsburgh. (Dec. 19, 2010)

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PITTSBURGH - DECEMBER 19: Head coach Rex Ryan
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PITTSBURGH - DECEMBER 19: Head coach Rex Ryan of the New York Jets watches his team warm up before the game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on December 19, 2010 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

A dejected Rex Ryan walks off the field
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A dejected Rex Ryan walks off the field after a Jets loss to Miami. (Dec. 12, 2010)

Jets head coach Rex Ryan fists bumps one
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Jets head coach Rex Ryan fists bumps one of his coaches as he takes the field during pre-game warmups before a game against the New England Patriots in Foxborough, Mass. (Dec. 6, 2010)

Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, left, meets Jets
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Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, left, meets Jets head coach Rex Ryan on the field after the Patriots beat the Jets 45-3 in a Monday Night Football game. (Dec. 6, 2010)

Jets head coach Rex Ryan walks on the
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Jets head coach Rex Ryan walks on the field for the start of their game against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass. (Dec. 6, 2010)

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Jets head coach Rex Ryan, right, throws over
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Jets head coach Rex Ryan, right, throws over Bryan Thomas during defensive drills at the teams NFL football training camp in Cortland. (Aug. 2, 2010)

Jets head coach Rex Ryan has a laugh
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Jets head coach Rex Ryan has a laugh with cornerback Dwight Lowery, right, during practice on the first day of training camp in Cortland, N.Y. (Aug. 2, 2010)

Jets coach Rex Ryan throws a pass during
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Jets coach Rex Ryan throws a pass during a minicamp in Florham Park, N.J. (June 14, 2010)

Jets head coach Rex Ryan smiles on the
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Jets head coach Rex Ryan smiles on the last day of a minicamp at the new Meadowlands Stadium. (June 16, 2010)

From left: Mike Tannenbaum, general manager, talks with
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From left: Mike Tannenbaum, general manager, talks with head coach Rex Ryan during a Jets minicamp at their training facility in Florham Park, N.J. (June 14, 2010)

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Head coach Rex Ryan talks with defensice coordinator
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Head coach Rex Ryan talks with defensice coordinator Mike Pettine during Jets mini camp at the team's practice facility, Monday. (June 14, 2010)

Jets coach Rex Ryan, left, walks alongside defensive
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Jets coach Rex Ryan, left, walks alongside defensive end Jason Taylor at minicamp. (June 14, 2010)

Jets head coach Rex Ryan comments as team
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Jets head coach Rex Ryan comments as team owner Woody Johnson, left, Ross Greenburg president of HBO Sports and Steve Sabol, president of NFL Films listen after the announcement that the Jets will be featured on HBO's "Hard Knocks." (Mar. 25, 2010)

Rex Ryan watches the Jets take on the
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Rex Ryan watches the Jets take on the New England Patriots on Sunday, Sept. 20, 2009.

Jets head coach Rex Ryan throws a ball
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Jets head coach Rex Ryan throws a ball while running defensive drills during training camp in Cortland.

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N.Y. Jets head coach Rex Ryan throws a
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N.Y. Jets head coach Rex Ryan throws a pass during training camp at Suny Cortland on Sunday.

N.Y. Jets head coach Rex Ryan seems happy
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N.Y. Jets head coach Rex Ryan seems happy after his first practice during training camp at SUNY Cortland State on July 31, 2009. (Photo by Pat Orr)

Head coach Rex Ryan watches practice
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Head coach Rex Ryan watches practice

Jets head coach Rex Ryan says he's not
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Jets head coach Rex Ryan says he's not intimidated by Patriots coach Bill Belichick.

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