There have been rumors throughout the 2012 season that New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan is on the hot seat. Recently, those flames have been fanned by rumors that Ryan would welcome a change of location unless the organization makes changes.
Odds are Ryan will not be going anywhere right now.
The more likely scenario is that general manager Mike Tannenbaum and offensive coordinator Tony Sparano will be the ones getting fired. Ryan has adamantly refuted all reports that he has any interest in leaving New York.
Nevertheless, whether by his choice or not, the possibility remains that Ryan will not be the Jets' head coach in 2013. In that case, there are a variety of potential head coaches on the market this offseason.
Here are the 10 best possible replacements that might be available.