Rex Ryan

Doug Marrone questions a call during the fourth quarter against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on September 22, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

‘Pretty Good News': Jets To Consider Marrone For Head Coaching Vacancy

When Doug Marrone opted out of his deal with the Bills, many thought he instantly became the top candidate. Jets owner Woody Johnson did little to tone down that speculation.

01/01/2015

Derek Jeter hits a game-winning single in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

WATCH: 10 Memorable NY/NJ Sports Moments From 2014

Bye, Rex Ryan. Hello, Odell Beckham. Let’s take a look at the good, bad and everything in between of this year in local sports.

12/31/2014

Rex Ryan celebrates following a win against the Miami Dolphins a game at Sun Life Stadium on December 28, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Reports: Rex Ryan To Interview With Falcons, 49ers

Rex Ryan is still a hot commodity, despite missing the playoffs for four straight years with the Jets.

12/31/2014

Jon Gruden coaches the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2008. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Palladino: Personality, Mind And Experience Should Lead Jets To Gruden

He’s an offensive coach. He’s colorful enough, but not so outrageous that he’s going to create a constant media stir. And, oh, yeah, he’s already won the big hardware with Tampa Bay.

12/31/2014

The New York Islanders leave the ice after defeating the Washington Capitals 4-3 in overtime in a game at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on December 29, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

If you thought you had a bad Monday, these guys lost their jobs. Personally, I thought Rex deserved another shot.

12/30/2014

Rex Ryan at Sun Life Stadium on December 28, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Chicago, Atlanta Or Bristol? Daily News’ Mehta On What’s Next For Rex Ryan

The former Jets coach will land a job soon enough. But where — and what — remains to be seen.

12/30/2014

Rex Ryan (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Rex Ryan’s Jets Tenure Filled With Memorable Moments

While Ryan’s coaching decisions and no-holds-barred approach were often criticized, he could never be accused of being boring.

12/30/2014

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Raiders Were What We Thought They Were In 2014, Look To Rebuild For 2015

The 2014 Oakland Raiders started out 0-10, but they split their last six games to finish 3-13. This was one game worse than the 2013 squad, which finished 4-12. The Silver & Black haven’t had a winning season since 2002, and they haven’t been to the playoffs since losing the Super Bowl that year. What’s next?

12/30/2014

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New York Jets 2014 Season Recap: A Year To Forget

A year of promise turned into a nightmare for Rex Ryan and his New York Jets.

12/29/2014

Rex Ryan (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images) and John Idzik (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Jets Fans Offer Mixed Reactions To Firings Of Rex Ryan, GM John Idzik

The sidewalk and steps in front of the Jets’ store off Madison Avenue are a rubble-strewn mess, under construction with the promise of a better tomorrow.

12/29/2014

Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan, then with the Jets (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Dyer: You Just Watch — Rex Ryan Will Get The Last Laugh

The man can still coach, the evidence shows. Sadly, it won’t be here in New York with the Jets. But he will do it somewhere, and he will win if given the proper support and commitment.

12/29/2014

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

Rex Ryan, GM John Idzik Fired As Jets Quickly Move Forward

Johnson fired coach Rex Ryan and general manager John Idzik on Monday, one day after completing one of the most disappointing seasons in franchise history.

12/29/2014

Adam Gase (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images), Pep Hamilton (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images) and Josh McDaniels (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

List Of Potential GM, Head Coach Candidates For Jets Is Reportedly Extensive

It appears Jets owner Woody Johnson is ready to go to the ends of the Earth to turn this franchise around after four straight non-playoff seasons.

12/29/2014

Rex Ryan coached his last game with the Jets on Dec. 28, 2014, at Sun Life Stadium in Miami. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Keidel: Rex’s Refusal To Get Offensive Ultimately Paved The Way To His Demise

Rex Ryan was felled by his own hubris. His best characteristics — his confidence, unwillingness to change, and monolithic ear to his own voice and only tuning fork — are what made him overtly unadaptable to progress.

12/29/2014

Rex Ryan greets wide receiver Jeremy Kerley with a hug during pregame workout on Dec. 28, 2014. (credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Green Lantern: Rex Was The Right Guy For Jets And Deserved Better Than He Got

Somebody should thank this man for his service. He deserves it and then some.

12/29/2014

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