Rex: Facing rookie better than Brady

Updated: September 19, 2013, 9:39 AM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPN.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- One week after befuddling Tom Brady, the New York Jets face a less daunting challenge at quarterback -- Buffalo Bills rookie EJ Manuel, who has 45,000 fewer passing yards than the New England Patriots star.

Jets coach Rex Ryan revealed a confident smile Wednesday when asked if his eyes light up when facing a rookie quarterback.

"Maybe a little bit," he said. "It's hard to say, 'Oh, no.' But, yeah, because I know he doesn't have the experience. No rookie ...

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