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Rex Ryan says Jets aren't planning to have resolution before preseason finale at Philly

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FILE - This is a 2014, file photo showing Dimitri Patterson of the New York Jets NFL football team. The Jets have "indefinitely" suspended cornerback Dimitri Patterson after he left the team for 48 hours without contacting the organization.General manager John Idzik said Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, that Patterson spoke to him and coach Rex Ryan on Sunday night. Idzik would not discuss the reason for the absence. (AP Photo/File) (The Associated Press)

New York Jets coach Rex Ryan doesn't expect the team to have a resolution to the situation regarding suspended cornerback Dimitri Patterson before the preseason finale Thursday at Philadelphia.

Ryan had no updates Tuesday on the status of Patterson, who was suspended by the team indefinitely Monday after returning to the Jets following a 48-hour unexcused absence.

Patterson was at meetings, a walkthrough and the pregame meal last Friday, but didn't show for the preseason game against the Giants at MetLife Stadium. He gave the Jets no warning he would leave the team, and didn't speak to anyone in the organization directly until he met with Ryan and general manager John Idzik on Sunday night.

Idzik said Monday the team was gathering facts before determining how Patterson will be disciplined.


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