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According to a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter on Sunday morning, the New York Jets have granted permission to Darrelle Revis and the Tampa Bay Bucanneers to meet with one another and for the Bucs to administer a physical on Revis: Breakthrough: Jets have granted permission for CB Darrelle Revis to visit Tampa Bay and undergo a physical with the Buccanners, per sources. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 21, 2013 This would not be taking place if the Bucs and the Jets were not close to completing a trade, even though this past week the Jets claimed to hit the ‘pause button’ on any trade talks. Schefter pointed this fact out as well: Permission for Darrelle Revis to undergo Bucs physical never would have been granted if NYJ and TB couldn’t work out trade. So there’s that. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 21, 2013 If the Bucs are satisfied with the results of Revis’ physical, specifically the progress with his surgically repaired knee from an ACL tear, look for a deal to be completed in the coming days with the NFL Draft upcoming. It is believed that the Bucs are willing to give up their 1st-round draft pick, along with [...]
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It was quite shocking that the Buccaneers signed Darrelle Revis to an extension that will pay him $0 guaranteed.According to Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports, the Jets could have signed Revis to the same type of deal, but were never interested in negotiating with him.Funny part of all this is the #NYJ could have gotten the same $0 guarantee, but they never asked to negotiate— Jason...
The stare-down between the New York Jets and Tampa Bay Buccaneers over Darrelle Revis could be nearing an end.
The Bucs have been granted permission to have the star cornerback visit Tampa Bay and undergo a physical, according to multiple reports. The Jets have expressed a desire to have Revis on the trading block for a while, and the Bucs, trying to find an answer to correct the...
TAMPA, Fla. This was a memorable Monday at One Buc Place, possibly a landmark one if cornerback Darrelle Revis helps make Tampa Bay a playoff contender or more, and coach Greg Schiano left little mystery about where he stands following the Bucs' ability to secure the games best defensive back.
He no longer had to be coy, speak in coded language like, If we have an opportunity...
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers feel they've already had a strong draft.
Landing three-time All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis in exchange for the 13th overall pick of the first round not only addressed the team's biggest need, but offers general manager Mark Dominik and coach Greg Schiano some flexibility in the team's approach in later rounds.
The acquisition of Revis from...
After months and months of speculation, the Jets have finally traded cornerback Darrelle Revis to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.The deal is worth $96 million over six years. This deal makes Revis the highest-paid defensive back in the league's history, but he will have no money guaranteed in the deal.Obviously, this trade will change the league in a big way, but how will the Bucs...
As we’ve been reporting, Jets GM John Idzik must have finally seen the light, because he’s now moving with a sense of urgency in the Darrelle Revis trade negotiations.
Revis has already been granted permission to travel to Tampa Bay to take a physical for the Bucs, and visit with the organization.
Now Jason Cole of Yahoo Sports is reporting that Jets have agreed to trade Revis...
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10) If you know any Jets fans right now, please feel free to reach out and remind them that there is so much more to life than football
9) Revis has $96 million coming from the Bucs, but if he stays hurt, he won't make a dime, which is kind of a massive refutation to the idea that the NFLPA exists
8) The Jets might now be able to draft a CB with the pick...
While his ability is hard to question, there was a level of
uncertainty surrounding the injured knee of cornerback Darrelle Revis. Even so,
the Tampa Bay Buccaneers sent two draft picks to the New York Jets in exchange
for Revis, and the team is apparently confident in his health. Bucs general
manager Mark Dominik told Peter King of Sports Illustrated that he expects
Revis to be...
As the dust settles on the blockbuster Darrelle Revis trade, it's clear the All-Pro cornerback chased every penny of his historic $96 million contract with the Bucs.
Color Warren Sapp unsurprised.
The former Buccaneer and current NFL Network analyst slammed Revis for possessing a "selfish," me-first mentality, something Sapp was rarely privy to in Tampa.
Former Buccaneers defensive tackle Warren Sapp told The Tampa Tribune that Darrelle Revis is a selfish player for the way he’s held out for more money over the course of his career.
“He’s selfish and he’s never been a team player,” Sapp said. “We didn’t win the championship that way. Derrick Brooks and I always cared more about the team than ourselves.”
It only makes...
Darrelle Revis is now a Tampa Bay Buccaneer, and one particular Jet is not taking the trade well. Jets pro bowl cornerback Antonio Cromartie grew extremely close with Revis, and according to Around The League, Cromartie is devastated, saying “it sucks.”
“It sucks. That’s my reaction: It sucks,” Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie told New York Daily News reporter Manish...
Update: Per Adam Schefter, Jets receive Tampa's 2013 1st Rd pick and a conditional 2014 4th Rd (that could become a 3rd).
Darrelle Revis has signed with the Bucs, per his agents and manager.
Everyone congratulate the newest Tampa Bay Buc @revis24 #bucnation #revisIsland twitter.com/JohnGeiger_/st…
— John Geiger (@JohnGeiger_) April 21, 2013
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Buffalo Bills are hosting free agent linebacker Karlos Dansby Monday and Tuesday in Buffalo.
Dansby, 31, was released by the Miami Dolphins back on March 12 in order to create cap room.
The Bills made a big move this offseason to help the team offensively by acquiring Kevin Kolb, but have done very little to aid on the defensive side of the...