John Idzik: Rex Ryan is 'our leader'

Updated: November 5, 2013, 12:24 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPN.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- New York Jets coach Rex Ryan received a glowing endorsement Monday from his boss, but no commitment beyond this season -- not yet, anyway.

Neither did quarterback Geno Smith.

General manager John Idzik, who drafted Smith and inherited Ryan when he was hired in January, declined to comment on Ryan's future, saying, "We're living in the moment."

But Idzik, speaking to the media for the first time in nearly two months, made it clear he's pleased ...

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