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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)
By now it’s not news after winning the Super Bowl the Baltimore Ravens will be opening the season on the road playing their first game in Denver, since the Orioles have a home game on September 5. The NFL and the MLB couldn’t work out an agreement which would grant the Ravens to opportunity to play at home, so a decision was made. The Ravens, although they would want to play at home, were able to look at the cup half full since playing on the road gave them a nine-day layoff before their next game. However one person particular with close ties to Baltimore, took offense to the Orioles taking home field. The Head Coach of the New York Jets Rex Ryan, who was once an assistant for the Ravens for ten years, didn’t appreciate the fact the Ravens would have to play on the road their first game of the season. “I think as a fan of football I see that first game where Baltimore is away against Denver,” Ryan said in a conference call with reporters yesterday. “I certainly understand that is g...
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