Darrelle Revis was traded to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers from the New York Jets in the most significant step by General Manager John Idzik to rebuild a Jets franchise that missed the National Football League playoffs the past two seasons.
Tom Brady has overcome a depleted receiving corps in leading the New England Patriots to a 2-0 start. His next challenge comes from a defense featuring Darrelle Revis, the best cornerback the two-time National Football League Most Valuable Player says he’s ever faced.
New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis said in an interview with Seattle Seahawks fullback Michael Robinson that he was disappointed to learn he was being shopped in trade talks and that it would be “awesome” to join the San Francisco 49ers.
Coach Rex Ryan was unaware of the issues that split the New York Jets’ locker room as the team tumbled from a conference-championship appearance to a .500 record, All Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis said.
New York Jets owner Woody Johnson said he’s not optimistic about reaching an agreement with cornerback Darrelle Revis on a new contract before the start of the National Football League’s regular season.