Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/9/14

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - MAY 02: Head coach Rex Ryan of the New York Jets speaks to the media during minicamp on May 2, 2009 at the Atlantic Health Jets Training Center in Florham Park, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
Rex Ryan has no message for Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots this week. Nope, no fightin' words this time around. After all, the way the usually brash coach sees it, the New York Jets (4-6) need to focus on themselves and ''punch our way out'' of the hole they got into with three straight losses before a 27-13 win Sunday at St. Louis. The victory was a huge boost to the Jets' dim playoff hopes. Now, Ryan's squad has just a few days to prepare for the AFC East-leading Patriots and the teams' showdown Thanksgiving night. Ryan, who has repeatedly expressed his respect for Belichick and his team but has also issued bold statements leading up to their matchups, insists: ''I'm not even worried about tweaking New England or anybody else.'' --- Online: http://pro32.ap.org/poll and http://twitter.com/AP-NFL
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