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Rex Ryan (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images), John Idzik  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Report: Jets To Fire Rex Ryan, GM John Idzik

Jets owner Woody Johnson is “prepared to move swiftly” and fire his head coach and general manager on Monday morning, as expected, according to ESPN’s Chris Mortenson.

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New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin looks on prior to a game against the Philadelphia Eagles at MetLife Stadium on December 28, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Eli, Beckham Voice Support For Coughlin, Giants’ Coaching Staff

Tom Coughlin would not address his employment status after Sunday’s season finale: “I’m going to go about my business, just as I always do, until I’m told otherwise.”

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A fan holds a sign following the Baltimore Ravens' 20-10 victory over the Cleveland Browns at M&T Bank Stadium on December 28, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Ravens Make Playoffs; Seahawks, Broncos, Packers Get Byes

The division showdowns were won by the Packers, Panthers and Steelers. On to the playoffs. Also qualifying for the Super Bowl chase were the Ravens, who got the final AFC wild card.

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Fans hold a sign in support of Derek Jeter prior to the last game of the season against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on September 28, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

The Top 14 Sports Stories Of 2014

Our sports teams here in New York weren’t all that good this past year — except for the Rangers (and, OK, now the Islanders). Still, we found reasons — both good and bad — to keep tuning in.

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Head coach Rex Ryan of the New York Jets looks on during the game against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on October 5, 2014 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Dolphins Game Expected To Be The Last For Rex Ryan As Jets Coach

After six seasons and two AFC championship games, Rex Ryan’s final appearance on the sidelines for the New York Jets could be Sunday.

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Wide receiver Odell Beckham #13 of the New York Giants celebrates with wide receiver Victor Cruz #80 after scoring a 15-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Atlanta Falcons during their game at MetLife Stadium on October 5, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Giants, Eagles Both Looking To End 2014 On Positive Note

Beating the New York Giants was cause for major celebration for the Philadelphia Eagles the first time the teams met this season. Doing so again in the finale won’t create close to the same level of enjoyment.

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New York Jets Injury Report: Harvin, Mangold Questionable

It appears that both wide receiver Percy Harvin and center Nick Mangold will be game time decisions for the New York Jets on Sunday.

12/26/2014

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Injury Report: Foles Out For Eagles, Kennard Will Not Play For Giants On Sunday

When the New York Giants (6-9) and Philadelphia Eagles (9-6) met the first time this season, they were two teams going in opposite directions. They still are, but the roles have been reversed. The Giants are looking to end their campaign on a four-game winning streak, while the Eagles are limping to the finish line, hoping to snap a three-game losing streak.

12/26/2014

Michael Sam (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Michael Sam: Gay Men In The NFL Have Reached Out To Me

“Very few reached out to me and pretty much just told me their gratitude and how they were thankful that I had the courage. They wished that they had the courage to come out.”

12/24/2014

Cullen Jenkins (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Giants’ Jenkins Says He Was Fined For QB Hit, Calls Out NFL

The defensive tackle isn’t happy about it, considering the brawl that went down in the first half of Sunday’s win in St. Louis.

12/24/2014

Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr runs after a catch against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on Oct. 19, 2014. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Odell Beckham Jr. Among Notable Pro Bowl Snubs

Outstanding Giants rookie Odell Beckham Jr. could still make it to the Pro Bowl as a first alternate. But for now, stick him in the “snub” category.

12/24/2014

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Rolle Reversal: Giants Have Leverage In Keeping Veteran Safety

Antrel Rolle has been a leader for the New York Giants almost since the time he was signed as a free agent after being released by the Arizona Cardinals in 2010. As the veteran safety pines for a return to the Big Apple, Big Blue must make sure that an extended stay in New York makes sense for them too.

12/24/2014

Rex Ryan, Geno Smith (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Palladino: Jets’ Geno Knows He’s Toast If Ryan Returns

Geno Smith is going his own way on the coaching issue, which just shows how divided against him the locker room remains.

12/24/2014

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