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Who's winning the War of Words?

To help keep the Jets' and Pats' bulletin boards in order, we tally up the trash talk

Updated: January 15, 2011, 5:57 PM ET
By Matt Marrone | ESPNNewYork.com

Rex Ryan's jibber-jabbering Jets and Bill Belichick's patently poised Patriots are the AFC Divisional Round's odd couple.

No surprise, then, that while Ryan's gang has been busy lobbing bulletin-board fodder at New England all week, Belichick and co. have been mostly laughing it off -- if not ignoring it completely. That is, until Wes Welker stepped to the podium this week and took a subtle jab at Ryan with feet references.

To keep you updated on the ongoing saga, here's our running list of all of this week's trash talk. Let us know some of your favorite Jets-Pats banter -- past or present -- in the comments section.

Matt Marrone is a senior editor at ESPNNewYork.com. He helped launch the site in 2010 after six years as a web sports editor and reporter at the New York Daily News.
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