Rex only sees Jets in his future

Associated Press  |  Last updated December 28, 2012
No matter what, Rex Ryan wants to be the New York Jets coach for years to come. He opened his news conference Friday by denouncing a published report that said he would welcome being fired if owner Woody Johnson doesn't upgrade the offense. He said: ''There's no bigger Jet than me.'' He also said the Jets are the ''only team I want to coach - period.'' He hoped to be in the job ''for the next 15 years.'' With the Jets (6-9) out of the playoffs for the second straight season, Ryan's job status has become tenuous in his fourth year. But Ryan says he was ''mad as a hornet'' when he read the story, and immediately called Johnson to deny it.
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