Brian Billick says Rex Ryan knew

Updated: December 18, 2010, 3:55 AM ET
By Jane McManus | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- As New York Jets coach Rex Ryan reiterated Friday that he had no knowledge the Jets had been using a wall tactic on the sideline during punt returns, the NFL showed up at the team's practice facility to investigate.

Ryan was reacting to former Ravens coach Brian Billick, who said that Ryan must have known about the wall.

"I just wish he would have asked me, I would have told him the truth," Ryan said. "I think he made an assumption there. He's wrong."

Billick, ...

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