Defense, not play calling doomed Jets

Gang Green couldn't punch it in from 2 yards out, but the defense came up short

Updated: January 25, 2011, 12:42 PM ET
By Ohm Youngmisuk | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- If Rex Ryan had to do it all over again, he would have had his offense try to pound in the ball from the 1-yard line instead of attempting two incomplete passes on a crucial fourth-quarter goal-line stop by the Steelers.

Of course, that would be just one of several things Ryan would change if he could turn back time.

"If we had the benefit of hindsight, we should have probably just ran Shonn Greene or [LaDainian Tomlinson] four straight times," Ryan said. "That's ...

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