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SAN DIEGO - JANUARY 17: Head coach Rex Ryan of the New York Jets stands on the field prior to the AFC Divisional Playoff Game against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on January 17, 2010 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)
Rex Ryan wasn't sure what all the fuss was about. Sure, the New York Jets coach missed a few plays by his quarterbacks as he focused on the defense in the preseason opener at Detroit on Friday night. But Ryan says that's not unlike every other NFL coach - it's just that he wasn't afraid to say it. Ryan took some criticism after the game when he said he didn't see Mark Sanchez's interception returned for a touchdown or some of Geno Smith's plays. When asked again Sunday, Ryan joked that he hadn't watched the film before turning serious and saying he reviewed ''every single play: every special teams play, every offensive play, every defensive play.'' Ryan says maybe he'll be ''tactful'' and simply say, ''Hey, we'll watch the tape.''
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