Originally written on The Bay Cave  |  Last updated 7/2/13

After trading for Darrelle Revis in April, many questions surrounded the acquisition because of his torn ACL. However, everyone within the Tampa Bay Buccaneers has been confident in Revis being ready for the season. Bucs head coach Greg Schiano reiterated that feeling on NFL Network when asked if Revis will be ready. That’s what we’re banking on. He looks good in his rehab. This guy has approached his rehab like no one I’ve ever seen. He works incredibly hard and is focused and if I were a betting man, he’ll be ready. Schiano would also touch on the potential risk Revis may be due to his injury and if he can still be “that guy.” We’re saying yes and he’s saying yes. I fully believe that. I can’t wait because he let’s you do a lot of things defensively that otherwise you wouldn’t be able to. The Bucs are hoping the All-Pro cornerback will not only be ready for the season, but also be ready to perform at the level he’s performed at his entire career. And his potential $16 million per year figure proves the Bucs are indeed banking on Revis.

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