Rex scandal; GRIDIRON.
Last month it was alleged that the outspoken head coach's wife of 23 years, Michelle, was the star of a series of foot-fetish videos on YouTube.
"It's a personal matter," Ryan said, choosing not to deny the couple's involvement in the films.
Tonight's crunch match is also personal - between Ryan and Patriots chief Bill Belichick. Ryan insisted: "It's about Belichick against myself. That's what it's going to come down to."