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Rex Ryan: Jets built for Super Bowl

Updated: November 30, 2010, 8:22 AM ET
By Jane McManus | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- When New York Jets coach Rex Ryan and general manager Mike Tannenbaum were looking at the roster this April, Ryan thought they would need some additional pieces if the team wanted to reach a Super Bowl.

Given the fact that the Jets play the Patriots twice a year -- at least -- Ryan wanted an additional cornerback specifically for the matchup with their AFC East rival.

"Specifically I felt we needed to get another corner to match up with New England," Ryan said. ...

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