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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers had one of the worst secondaries in the league last season, giving up 4,951 passing yards and 30 touchdowns.Their passing defense was a stark contrast to their top ranked rushing defense and was blamed for Tampa Bay losing many close games in 2012.While there are some talented cornerbacks and safeties getting ready to enter the league soon through the Draft, Tampa Bay might also consider signing or trading for a good cornerback or safety before draft day arrives.Two viable options for Tampa Bay would be Chris Gamble and Darrelle Revis. Chris Gamble Chris Gamble was drafted by the Carolina Panthers in 2004, and had been with the team until being released today and would be a good player for Tampa Bay as he is already acclimated to the NFC South division. The only issue with Gamble is the fact that he missed 12 games last season because of a shoulder injury.Gamble played in 123 regular season games for the Panthers, while piling up 508 combined tackles, a sac...
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The Panthers have released starting cornerback Chris Gamble in a move that will get them under this year's NFL salary cap.
By releasing Gamble the Panthers will save $7.9 million under this year's salary cap. He becomes a free agent.
The Panthers selected Gamble with the 28th overall pick in the 2004 draft out of Ohio State.
Gamble has played in 123 career regular season...
According to Jeff McLane of Philly.com, a rumor has been circulating that the Eagles are getting ready to make an offer to the Jets for cornerback Darrelle Revis. There’s already a rumor brewing in certain NFL circles that Eagles general manager Howie Roseman has been crunching the numbers and putting together an offer to bring the 27-year-old Revis to Philadelphia. Others around...
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The Jets reportedly are looking to trade cornerback Darrelle Revis, and one potential trade partner could be the Tampa Bay Bucs.
Two new prospective cornerbacks have reportedly surfaced on the Patriots’ radar.
The Boston Herald’s Jeff Howe reports that the team has shown interest in Chris Gamble and Derek Cox. Gamble was released yesterday after nine seasons in Carolina and Cox, who has spent his four-year career with Jacksonville, is expected to hit the open market when free agency begins this week.
Darrelle Revis could be changing shades of green next season.
Rumors abound that the New York Jets are frantically shopping their star cornerback. One team that’s rumored to be interested is the Philadelphia Eagles, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer. Jeff McLane reports Eagles general manager Howie Roseman is putting an offer together to bring Revis to Philadelphia.
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The Denver Broncos have made big splashes in every offseason since 2009 — expect that trend to continue this spring.
Currently, the team appears to be jockeying to land All-Star cornerback Darrelle Revis via trade with the New York Jets. Allow us to connect the dots:
The Broncos have already been linked to Revis several times this...
No one knows who is really interested in Darrelle Revis. So, many different factors to consider, that I am sure teams are going back and forth, if it is worth the risk.
If this was a 100% healthy Darrelle Revis it would be a no-brianer, but it isn’t, so teams are hesitant to give up draft picks and big money to him.
Broncos according to reports though, are inquiring.
Over the next couple of days, expect a lot of reports that the Patriots are "interested" or "in talks" about several free-agents. Of course, that doesn't mean they are necessarily close to signing any of them. Legal tampering begins at midnight, which essentially means free-agency starts as teams can start talking to agents.
The latest rumor involving the...
News of Darrelle Revis being traded by the New York Jets may have come as a bit of a shock to the sports world, but looking deeper into the situation it begins to make sense.
Revis is entering the final year of his contract with the Jets as they owe the perennial pro-bowler $6 million in 2013.
In today’s NFL everything revolves around the passing game.... Read more
The list of free agent and recently released defensive backs has gotten quite extensive in the last few weeks leading up to free agency. By March 12th teams looking for help in the secondary will have plenty of choices within this year’s free agent class. Today Carolina Panthers cornerback Chris Gamble was released after playing all 9 of his seasons with the team. Coming off a...
Adam Schefter from ESPN said that the Jets are "determined" to deal cornerback Darrelle Revis before next month's draft.Fantasy Spin:Revis' trade value would have been significantly higher if he hadn't torn his ACL last season. Atlanta, Detroit, San Francisco and Tampa Bay have all been mentioned as potential landing spots for the Pro Bowl corner.
Rich Cimini of ESPNNewYork.com reported that the Denver Broncos have expressed some interest in trading for Jets’ cornerback Darrelle Revis.
ESPN’s Ed Werder came out and stated that a source within the Broncos’ organization that they’re not interested in Revis.
It sounds like the Broncos at one point expressed some interest in acquiring Revis, but may have since backed...
The recent media frenzy over coveted cornerback Darrelle Revis being traded to the San Francisco 49ers is more about the public obsession with super-star dream teams, than reality. No matter how poorly these teams that are built of super-stars perform, from the Philadelphia Eagles to the Los Angeles Lakers, our infatuation never ceases and we can’t help but foaming at the mouth...