Rex Ryan, Jets have staying power

At 5-1 heading to the bye week, Gang Green proving they are legitimate contenders

Updated: October 19, 2010, 2:03 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- You're the coach of a 5-1 team, hottest in the NFL. Your stated goal to finish with the best record is starting to look like a possibility. You're almost giddy because you believe your team still hasn't played its best. Now you have a bye week, a chance to reflect and reboot.

Life is good for Rex Ryan, who was able to get away from the office Monday to enjoy his son's high school football game. For the first time in months, the New York Jets' coach is stress-free. No ...

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