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Wait, you thought we’d go the whole week without Jets coach Rex Ryan chiming in? That his least-favorite team, the Patriots, are playing his old team, the Ravens, and he won’t offer a prediction?
No chance. He did a conference call with season-ticket holders spoke to WFAN Radio, and per the NY Daily News, Rex weighed in with a prediction.
“First off, the Ravens are going to win this game,” Ryan told WFAN. “I think Terrell Suggs might be the difference in this game…. Let’s face it: I’m cheering for the Ravens.”
Yeah… considering how well his predictions have gone, I don’t know if this is a good sign or bad sign. I mean, he’s due. But he’s been wrong so much.
Anyway, I asked ex-Jets safety and now Patriots starter James Ihedigbo for his thoughts on Rex’s prediction.
“Who cares?” Ihedigbo said with a shrug. And that about sums it up.
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New York Jets coach Rex Ryan told WFAN-AM on Friday that he'll remain
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I just wanted to see our stadium and it was in blue and it drove me crazy. I drove by there specifically to see it and just to get that taste in my mouth… Next year we’re going to be here.”
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