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The New York Jets finally fired former GM Mike Tannenbaum earlier this week, opting to retain head coach Rex Ryan. While the search for a new general manager is still underway, according to Rich Cimini of ESPNNewYork, Jets’ owner Woody Johnson is telling potential candidates that firing Ryan is off the table.
Cimini reported that the Jets have told any possible candidate that “they won’t be considered unless they agree to keep Rex Ryan for a year.”
That more or less means that for at least one season, the new general manager will be not only working for Johnson, but Ryan as well.
If they cannot fire Ryan for at least one year, what personnel decisions will Johnson allow them to make? If he believes that strongly in Ryan, then he will allow his head coach to make the moves he feels are necessary to put the team in a position to win now. Hiring a new general manager and not allowing Ryan to have the final say would go against the message Johnson is sending by saying Ryan must remain a...
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Rex Ryan is taking a much needed vacation in the Bahamas with his wife, and while the Jets head coach was catching some rays a NY Daily News photographer snapped a photo of Ryan sporting a tattoo of what looks to be his wife wearing nothing but a green Mark Sanchez jersey. I’ll just let that soak in for a bit. Here’s the photo with said tattoo (via the NY Daily News), and if...
Well, this is precious. The New York Daily News snapped a photo of Rex Ryan sunbathing with his tattoo fully exposed: his wife, Michelle, down on her knees, wearing a Mark Sanchez No. 6 jersey.
Rich Cimini of ESPN New York writes that ”the word on the street” is that the Jets have been telling GM candidates that they will not be considered for the vacancy unless they’re willing to keep head coach Rex Ryan for a year.
Cimini takes a look at who could be the next general manager of the Jets. Tom Gamble of the 49ers, Tom Heckert formerly of the Browns, Marc Ross of...
As you should know by now, Rex Ryan is off vacationing in the Bahamas while some folks in the Jets organization are losing their jobs.
For a brief moment, no one knew where Ryan was headed when he skipped town. But as soon as the tabloids in New York learned his whereabouts, it was just a matter of time before there were photos of Ryan relaxing by the pool.
But what the tabloids...
Rex Ryan covered up his tacky tattoo of his wife clad only in a Mark Sanchez jersey with an even less subtle "I heart me" T-shirt.
Yesterday, the New York Jets head coach was spotted at the same Bahamas resort wearing the faded black tee shielding the public from the infamous ink on his right arm.
At least this fashion miscue can be removed without a laser.
NEW YORK — The New York Jets have violated the NFL’s media policy by not making coach Rex Ryan or other team executives available within a week of the end of the regular season.
Ryan and owner Woody Johnson will meet with the media on Jan. 8. The season ended Sunday, Dec. 30.
The Professional Football Writers of America lodged a complaint with the league on Wednesday.
Rex Ryan will return as New York Jets head coach next season ….why? This is maybe one of the worst moves the Jets could have made this early in the off-season. If the Jets couldn’t think of any reason to fire this clown than here is one, Rex Ryan, yes the [...]
Rex Ryan was recently photographed catching some rays by the pool with his shirt off while vacationing in the Bahamas. I know what you’re thinking, but give the guy a break. He’s lost a ton of weight so he has nothing to be ashamed of — except maybe the tattoo he has on his right arm of what appears to be his wife wearing a Mark Sanchez jersey.
We had to see it to believe it...
After catching a glimpse of Rex Ryan‘s arm tattoo, his bizarre calf ink suddenly looks less insane.
All of Ryan’s hard work this season — one that saw the Jets go 6-10 — is paying off, as he was spotted Thursday catching some rays down in the Bahamas. One glimpse of the sunbathing coach, however, revealed that he actually has more body art than originally believed.
We know you’re sick of New York Jets news, who isn’t? Especially with the east coast bias and ESPN’s Tim Tebow bias, but this is just too weird and funny. The NYJ are just like they were in 2010, the Blue Mountain Statesque frathouse of the NFL and they keep giving us material.
This new picture of Rex Ryan is sure to conjure up images of the infamous foot fetish videos of years...
The motive behind Rex Ryan sticking behind Mark Sanchez as the Jets’ starting quarterback this past season is becoming more clear. The New York Daily News has posted images of the Jets head coach with a visible tattoo of his wife wearing nothing but a Mark Sanchez jersey. Furthermore it’s now being mentioned that in [...]
We at Down and Distance have discovered the reason behind Mark Sanchez not being benched until late in the season for the New York Jets!
No, it isn’t Ancient Aliens nor the Mayans, but rather because Jets head coach Rex Ryan has a Tattoo of number six! Well, sort of..
Rex was spotted in the Bahamas Vacationing (While other non-playoff teams are getting their end of the year work...
Check out the ink that New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan apparently sports on his right bicep.I'm no expert, but it appears to be a tattoo of his wife wearing nothing but a No. 6 New York Jets jersey -- the same as much-maligned quarterback Mark Sanchez. Oh, and did I mention that the tattoo's likeness also resembles Jets quarterback Tim Tebow's signature "Tebowing...