Found December 09, 2011 on NBC Connecticut:
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Jets head coach Rex Ryan isn't afraid to speak his mind. Sometimes it gets him in trouble, but it appeals to his players, and they usually respond. Ultimately, that's all that matters. He's taken New York to the AFC Championship game in each of the last two seasons, and he's done it while proving to be a thorn in the side of the Patriots and Bill Belichick. New England has gotten the best of Ryan and the Jets in 2011, sweeping the series. As is stands with four weeks left in the regular season, the Patriots are AFC's top team at 9-3, and the Jets are the ninth seed behind the Titans and Raiders (who are all chasing the Bengals for the sixth and final playoff spot). In an effort to motivate the troops, or perhaps because he really believe it, Ryan wants a rematch with New England. "I feel we’re gonna play them again,” Ryan told Mike Lupica of the New York Daily News, “and I’m excited about that. Even when we got our doors blown off, 45-3, last sea...
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