Originally posted on The Jets Blog  |  Last updated 11/5/11

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - MAY 02: Head coach Rex Ryan of the New York Jets holds up a picture of rookie running back Shonn Greene as he 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)
Recently, Rob Ryan stated that he’d make a better head coach than his brother Rex. Never won to avoid a public sibling spat, the Jets coach had this to say: Hopefully one day we get to find out. I hope he does get the opportunity to be a head coach. [OK, that part is actually kind of sweet.] Rob is a great coach, and he certainly wants that opportunity, as every coach in this league wants that opportunity. But you know what, at the end of the day, he’s not going to be quite as good as his brother. I don’t know, because all I’m doing is basing it on facts. When we were kids, my batting average was a little higher than his, okay. The only thing he’s got on me is probably test scores, academic test score, but other than that, from an athletic standpoint or something like that, I think I’ve always been able to be just a little bit better. But I hope he gets that opportunity. I’m sure he’ll be a great head coach, I really do. It’s just like Rex to bracket his fighting words with overwhel...
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