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New York's 10 Most Loved Sports Figures of 2010

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No. 3: Rex Ryan

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He talks a big -- nay, huge -- game. If he can't back it up with a Super Bowl ring, Rex Ryan just might take the brunt of long-suffering Jets fans. Still, the coach got Gang Green to an AFC title game, and has them looking like a contender again.