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Replacing Revis? It's impossible

It simply can't be done, but Rex Ryan is going to try -- and here's how it will look

Updated: September 24, 2012, 3:56 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Rex Ryan is about to embark on the most difficult challenge of his coaching career: Life without Darrelle Revis.

Welcome to Deserted Island.

Revis is the cleanup hitter in the New York Jets' defensive lineup. His mere presence forces the opposition to alter its approach. To use the baseball analogy, opponents have to pitch around Revis, allowing those around him to thrive.

Ryan and his right-hand man, coordinator Mike Pettine, are creative defensive ...

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