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.
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.
The New York Jets talked with teams about trading All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis during the National Football League Combine, the New York Daily News reported, citing an unidentified person familiar with the situation.
New York Jets General Manager John Idzik said decisions on the status of quarterback Mark Sanchez or whether to trade All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis are premature, and that competition will determine the roster.
New York Jets owner Woody Johnson said the team would listen to trade offers for All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis, yet maintains they’re not actively shopping their best defensive player, ESPN reported.
Three days in and all of the focus has been on what, or how much, the New York Jets should give training-camp holdout Darrelle Revis . Both sides are talking money, money, money. Guaranteed this, disappointed that.