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New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has been cleared to run and lift weights - but not for contact - after suffering a concussion in the team's season-opening victory over the Buffalo Bills.
Coach Rex Ryan says Revis won't practice Wednesday, but it's an encouraging sign that the All-Pro is resuming normal activities. Revis must be cleared by the team physician and an independent neurological consultant, per NFL protocol, to play at Pittsburgh on Sunday.
Revis was injured when he dived to tackle C.J. Spiller and was accidentally kicked in the head by teammate Bart Scott.
Wide receiver Jeremy Kerley will also likely not practice with a stiff back. He was selected as the AFC special teams player of the week.
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After suffering a concussion in Sunday’s game against the Buffalo Bills, Jets corner back Darrelle Revis has yet to be cleared for contact (Credit: AP Photo)
With a game against the Pittsburgh Steelers looming this Sunday, the New York Jets and Rex Ryan cannot afford to lose their top defender Darrelle Revis. While it is only Wednesday, there looks like there is a chance that Revis...
The New York Jets hope they won't be without Darrelle Revis for too long.
Especially with the Pittsburgh Steelers' speedy wide receivers up next.
The Jets announced Monday that Revis has a ''mild concussion,'' and his status for the team's game at Pittsburgh on Sunday was uncertain.
''He seems to be feeling good,'' coach Rex Ryan said...
According to the Daily News, Darrelle Revis suffered a mild concussion in the second half during the New York Jets blow out victory against the Buffalo Bills. The concussion may keep him out against the Pittsburgh Steelers next weekend. Revis did come away with his first interception of the season, as many Jets did. Coach Rex [...]
Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has passed baseline concussion tests and was cleared for physical activity, but he won't practice Wednesday. Coach Rex Ryan said Revis, diagnosed with a concussion when he was accidentally kicked in the helmet by teammate Bart Scott in Sunday's win over the Bills, would be held out of the team portion of practice. His availability for the...
Jets head coach Rex Ryan confirmed Monday that cornerback Darrelle Revis suffered a "mild concussion" in Sunday's victory over the Bills. His status for Sunday's game against the Steelers will be determined later in the week. "With any head injury and any injury at all but especially a head injury, I'm going to air on the side of caution. We'll see...
According to Jets beat writer Manish Mehta, cornerback Darrelle Revis suffered a mild concussion in the Week 1 game against the Bills.Fantasy Spin:The Jets are scheduled to play the Steelers next week and if Revis can't go the value of Mike Wallace and Antonio Brown jumps up a notch.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter via NFL.com, New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis isn’t expected to miss this week’s game after suffering a mild concussion against the Bills yesterday.
“ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Monday night that the Jets will put Revis through additional testing this week, but “essentially he looks to be a go at this point in time.’” wrote NFL.com
Steve Johnson is becoming a notorious Darrelle Revis killer; he’s as notorious for that as he is for his premature touchdown dances. Johnson caught 3 passes for 84 yards, all against Revis, week 9 last year, and then another 8 catches for 75 yards and a touchdown, again all against Revis, week 12 last year. That touchdown was the only touchdown Revis allowed last year and those...
According to Brian Costello of the New York Post, the Jets announced that cornerback Darrelle Revis suffered a mild concussion during Sunday’s win over the Bills.
Revis has a mild concussion, Jets announce #nyj
— Brian Costello (@BrianCoz) September 10, 2012
Revis will be forced to pass a series of concussion tests before he’s able to get back on the field.
The Turn On The Jets staff breaks down what match-up they are most looking forward to this Sunday when the New York Jets travel to Pittsburgh. Make sure to give everybody a follow on Twitter -
Joe Caporoso - The match-up that will be the most fun to watch will be Darrelle Revis going against Antonio Brown. However, the one that will determine the game will be the Jets safeties...