Found January 27, 2013 on Sports by Colin:
Looking to surpass the six-year, $96 million deal defensive end Mario Williams inked with the Buffalo Bills last March, New York Jets owner Woody Johnson and recently hired general manager John Idzik must trade elite cornerback Darrelle Revis this offseason. The 27-year-old Williams, who the Houston Texans took out North Carolina State University with the first pick in the 2006 NFL Draft, is a two-time All-Pro who has impressively compiled 287 tackles and 63.5 sacks in 98 games. Regardless, the 27-year-old Revis, who the Jets selected out of the University of Pittsburgh with the 14th overall choice in the 2007 … Continue reading →
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES
BREAK THE BANK

Revis seeking historic megadeal?

The New York Jets reportedly are open to trading CB Darrelle Revis, who apparently is seeking a contract that would be of historic proportions.

NFL Rumors: Tampa Bay Buccaneers expressing interest in Jets CB Darrelle Revis?

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have a desperate need to add a cornerback or two this upcoming offseason. Do they have an interest in obtaining New York Jets CB Darrelle Revis. One internet site suggests that the Buccaneers have reached out to the Jets to inquire about obtaining the talented corner. The controversial personality known as Incarceratedbob tweeted this morning that the Buccaneers...

New York Jets: The Revis Debate

Outside of NFL Draft Prospects and potential free agent additions, the hottest debate topic circulating the New York Jets at the current time is undoubtedly the recent news that the Jets will look into trading Cornerback Darrelle Revis. When discussing a team’s best player, one who is arguably the best defensive player in the entire league, debates are destined to gain intensity...

Jets GM Calls Darrelle Revis To Do Damage Control

Give new Jets general Manager John Idzik credit, he can smell trouble.  After swimming through waves of bad publicity once again with news that the team is exploring trade scenarios for star cornerback Darrelle Revis, Idzik reached out to his injured star to do damage control. According to ESPN New York, Idzik said Revis “reacted well to the call.” “I reached out to Darrelle...

Jets GM calls Revis to clear air

A few hours after Darrelle Revis said he was ''speechless'' about rampant trade talk, new Jets general manager John Idzik reached out to the star cornerback Thursday to ask to ''give us a chance'' to evaluate the entire roster. Idzik told NBC's Pro Football Talk on Friday that Revis ''reacted well'' to the phone call, which came...

Jets GM reaches out to Revis about trade rumors

New York Jets general manager John Idzik told NBC Sports' Pro Football Talk said he called cornerback Darrelle Revis after Revis earlier said he was "speechless" about rumors he would be traded. Idzik said he asked Revis to "give us a chance" to evaluate the entire roster. The new GM said Revis "reacted well" during their phone conversation....

Darrelle Revis To The 49ers For Alex Smith?

Here’s another installment of speculative trade ideas for Jets CB Darrelle Revis. ESPN’s Adam Schefter joined SPN Radio Tuesday morning and tossed out a speculative trade idea that would involve the Jets sending Revis to the San Francisco 49ers in return for QB Alex Smith and a second round pick, per Jane McManus. There’s no question that the Jets could use quarterback and...

Should the Jets trade Darrelle Revis?

The reasons for not trading Darrelle Revis are obvious. When healthy, this guy is not only the Jets’ best player, but probably the best defensive back in the entire NFL and maybe even the best overall defensive player in the NFL. Including this year, when he played just 1 ½ games thanks to injury, Revis has allowed 153 completions on 371 attempts (41.2%) for 1946 yards (5.2 YPA...

To even attempt to fly, the Jets need to remove ‘Revis Island’ from the swamps in Jersey and deal Darrelle Revis

Much to the chagrin of embattled head coach Rex Ryan, New York Jets owner Woody Johnson and recently hired general manager John Idzik will entertain offers to deal elite cornerback Darrelle Revis this offseason. The 27-year-old Revis, who the Jets selected out of the University of Pittsburgh with the 14th overall pick in the 2007 NFL Draft, was indefinitely shelved after suffering...

Darrelle Revis’ Top 10 Potential Trade Destinations Include Broncos, Saints and Even Patriots (Photos)

Not often does one of the best players in football become available, but that’s exactly what appears to be happening in New York. Darrelle Revis is rumored to be on the move, or at least on the trade block, and there will be plenty of teams lining up at the Jets’ door for a crack at the best cornerback in football. Revis played just two games in 2012, but the Jets still managed...

The Broncos A Serious Suitor For Jets CB Derrelle Revis?

Peter King of Sports Illustrated has a “feeling” that Broncos vice president of football operations John Elway could convince owner Pat Bowlen that DB Darrelle Revis is “the missing piece to a championship team.“ King also mentions that the Kansas City Chiefs could be in play for the corner as well since the team has upwards of $17 million of cap space to work with right...

Report: Mike Tannenbaum asked Darrelle Revis who the Jets could sign to replace him

According to Andrew Kramer via Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network,  three days after undergoing surgery to repair his ACL, former New York Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum asked cornerback Darrelle Revis who they could sign to replace him. Wow. @andrea_kramer said on TA that Tannenbaum asked Revis 3 days after surgery, “Do you have any ideas who we can sign to replace you?...

Darrelle Me-vis doesn't fit Jets GM Idzik's 'power of we' mold

The New York Jets' new general manager John Idzik stressed his "power of we over me" approach to team-building Thursday when meeting with the media for the first time.Meanwhile, rumors were circulating that the Jets were shopping their best player, cornerback Darrelle Revis. Let's cut to the chase. Revis, who will be a free agent following the 2013 season, is reportedly...
NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.