Found April 06, 2013 on BlackSportsOnline:
PLAYERS: Darrelle Revis
TEAMS: New York Jets
For weeks now the sentiment has been that the only real trade option for the Jets in regards to Darrelle Revis would be the Buccaneers. Ian Rapoport is reporting that a source close to Revis and the situation says Revis is not optimistic that trade will happen. From Total Access: According to someone who spoke to #Jets CB Darrelle Revis recently, he’s “not optimistic” a deal with #Bucs gets done. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 5, 2013 Rapoport also stated  that Revis isn’t looking to leave the New York Jets, but the team is unlikely to meet his contract demands. Revis is still looking to be the highest paid defensive player in the league, and has the leverage of knowing he’ll be a free agent in 2014 regardless of what happens.
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