Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 12/28/12

Rex Ryan feels that if owner Woody Johnson isn't willing to spend the neccessary money to address player personnel and the offensive coaching staff, they he'd be better off fired. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reported that "If Woody's not willing to do what it takes to fix the team, then (Ryan) knows he's better off being fired," a team source said. "If Woody is willing to eat some money and spend to get us out of this mess, then it's worth staying." Citing unnamed sources, Mehta says Ryan has been telling this to "anyone who would listen." With 'Black Monday' approaching, it sure sounds like Rex is expecting to be fired, and this is his coping strategy. But Ryan does have a point. The Tony Sparano experiment failed miserably, and the offensive problems are well documented, and even though the organization said bringing in Tim Tebow wouldn't be a distraction, look what happened? The Jets offense, the entire team for that matter, needs retooling, but it probably won't be under Rex Ryan's watch. As a consolation prize, Ryan would likely become the most sought after DC in the off-season (where he belongs).

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