Darrelle Revis RUMORS & NEWS

  • Will Darrelle Revis return to the Patriots next season?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Ex-Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis is under contract next year with the Patriots, albeit for a prohibitive salary-cap number that's going to force the Patriots to decide whether to bring him back. And in a conference call with New York reporters on Wednesday in advance of Sunday's Jets-Patriots..." December 17

  • Attention, Patriots: Revis is too good to let get away

    CSN New England "Darrelle Revis doesn’t have to be a rental. The greatest players in any sport are the ones who make their teammates better. Revis has done that. The white-knuckle days on defense are over. The sense that the inevitable busted coverage is only a play away is gone. There’s a feeling that, when..." December 04

  • Darrelle Revis on Calvin Johnson: 'He’s a man amongst boys out there'

    SI.com "New England Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis praised Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson ahead of their matchup in Foxboro, Mass., on Sunday. Johnson, who is considered one of the NFL's top receivers, has caught 34 passes for 520 yards and three touchdowns this season. The four-time..." November 21

  • How would Revis try to cover Gronkowski?

    CSN New England "For a period of a few weeks during Patriots training camp, corner Darrelle Revis had a special assignment: cover Rob Gronkowski. This was well before Gronkowski -- who at the time was rehabbing the knee injury that ended his 2013 season prematurely -- was cleared for contact. But as he got..." November 06

  • Revis apologized for Tuesday tardiness

    CSN New England "Hours after being sent home from the Patriots facility for tardiness, Darrelle Revis returned to Gillette Stadium to meet with Bill Belichick and apologize. According to a source close to Revis, the veteran cornerback is “very contrite” about having overslept Tuesday morning and wanted to speak..." October 23

  • Darrelle Revis was sent home Tuesday for tardiness

    Boston Globe "Bill Belichick has a specific set of rules that his players must abide by, and Darrelle Revis discovered Tuesday that being a superstar doesn’t buy you any leeway. Revis, playing his first season in New England following seven years with the Jets and Buccaneers, was absent from Tuesday’s..." October 22

  • Brace yourself Jets fans: Revis might be playing receiver, too

    New York Post "If you thought Darrelle Revis coming up with an interception against the Jets was the worst-case scenario, think again. The Boston Herald presented an even more unthinkable situation for the Jets — Revis the receiver. According to the Herald, there was talk when Revis signed with the..." October 16

  • Seeing Revis in Pats uniform has Ryan 'sick'

    ESPN Boston "Rex Ryan said it was "really weird" seeing Darrelle Revis last season in a Tampa Bay Buccaneers uniform. On Thursday night, the New York Jets' coach will get an up-close look at his former cornerback wearing the colors of his No. 1 rival, the New England Patriots. And that will be beyond..." October 15

  • Patriots Shouldn't Worry About Darrelle Revis

    Pats Pulpit "The Patriots brought in All Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis to be a star. He would be the missing piece in the secondary, the player to elevate the defense back into the hey-days of shutdown, lockdown, and three down defense. Rookie quarterback Derek Carr threw at his six times, completed five..." September 23

  • Jeremy Maclin gets better of Darrelle Revis, but tweaks hamstring

    CBSSports.com "All offseason long, we've had to listen to various players brag about how they're the best cornerback in the game. Patrick Peterson has said it. So has Richard Sherman and DeAngelo Hall and Brandon Flowers and probably scores more I'm forgetting. Oh, and Darrelle Revis most likely thinks the..." August 13

  • How will Patriots employ Darrelle Revis?

    Boston Globe "The NFL has an exciting trio of young superstar cornerbacks in Richard Sherman, Patrick Peterson, and Joe Haden, but former Patriots great Rodney Harrison is still a Darrelle Revis guy, through and through. Revis doesn’t have to rely on zone coverages or sticking to one side of the field like..." August 05

  • Revis Dominating Camp, Patriots Already Working to Extend Deal

    Bleacher Report "The New England Patriots signed cornerback Darrelle Revis to a two-year deal this offseason. Has Revis lived up to his All-Pro status thus far in training camp? Could the Patriots already be looking to lock him up long term? How much money would they be willing to spend on extending..." August 05

  • Darrelle Revis goes missing from Practice

    Boston Herald "Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis has become famous for making people disappear. Yesterday, he pulled the same act on himself. Revis didn’t practice for the first time since the media has been able to witness the Pats’ offseason workouts. However, it’s not considered any type of long-term..." June 19

  • Darrelle Revis agrees with Patriots

    ESPN.com "Cornerback Darrelle Revis and the New England Patriots have reached agreement on a one-year, $12 million deal, according to league sources. Revis still needs to pass his physical and sign his contract. Once he does, it will continue Revis' reign as the NFL's highest paid cornerback and gives..." March 13

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    CB Darrelle Revis and the New England Patriots have reached agreement on a one-year, $12 million deal, league sources told ESPN.

  • Revis released by Buccaneers; Browns, Patriots may go after him

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Tampa Bay Buccaneers released cornerback Darrelle Revis on Wednesday afternoon, opening the door for the Browns and other teams to sign him as a free agent. Browns had reportedly shown "significant'' interest in trading for Revis, but the Patriots might now also make a strong push to sign..." March 12

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    Jason La Canfora @JasonLaCanfora

    The Bucs have released Darrelle Revis. Let the bidding begin. I still like New England to get this done

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    Albert Breer @AlbertBreer

    My feeling on the Patriots and Darrelle Revis -- No way they trade for him. If he's cut, that's completely different. They've discussed it.

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    How does Darrelle Revis feel about a Jets reunion? I'm told he would love to play for Rex & his old team again. Emphasis on "love." #nyj

  • Revis rejected request from Bucs to cut pay, won’t take less as part of a trade

    Pro Football Talk "It’s going to be very hard for the Buccaneers to trade cornerback Darrelle Revis. The problem, as it usually is, is money. The contract Revis signed last year gives him $16 million per year. A season in to his relationship with the Bucs, the team that traded for him wanted him to take..." March 11

  • Patriots, Eagles could be interested in Darrelle Revis

    CBSSports.com "For weeks, CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora's been reporting that Darrelle Revis could get run out of Tampa Bay. It appears that's happening, whether he's traded or released. And if he's dumped by the Buccaneers, the Eagles and Patriots could be interested. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports..." March 11

  • Sources: If no trade, Bucs likely to cut Revis

    ESPN.com "Short of a trade in the next two days, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are expected to release cornerback Darrelle Revis by 4 p.m. ET Wednesday, according to league sources. The time is important because Revis has a $1.5 million roster bonus due on Wednesday, and the fourth-round pick the Buccaneers..." March 11

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    Vic Tafur @VicTafur

    #Raiders are strong players in Darrelle Revis sweepstakes, along with Browns, according to league sources

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    Jason La Canfora @JasonLaCanfora

    Several teams interested in Revis believe ultimately Bucs might simply release him. That coupled with his high salary complicates trade talk

  • Pats, Broncos could be trying to shake Revis free from Tampa

    Pro Football Talk "Last year, as the Jets prepared to trade cornerback Darrelle Revis, the process originated from within the team. Specifically, from the owner. As Revis once again becomes the subject of trade talks, the process possibly is getting kick started from beyond Tampa. New Buccaneers coach Lovie..." March 01

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    Roy Cummings @RCummingsTBO

    Said Lovie: "We’re primarily going to be a man team. Whether we win or lose is going to be based on how we play man coverage.''

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    Jason La Canfora @JasonLaCanfora

    Teams calling the Bucs to inquire about Darrelle Revis, and some rival execs believe he is ripe to be dealt at start of league year ...

  • Sherman says flap with Revis was a “media fabrication”

    Pro Football Talk "Before the season, Tampa Bay’s Darrelle Revis and Seattle’s Richard Sherman seemed to have a beef: Sherman called himself the best cornerback in the game, and Revis said Sherman doesn’t show enough respect to older players. At least, that’s how it was portrayed publicly. Privately, Sherman says..." January 30

  • Bucs’ Darrelle Revis: ‘I feel like I’m the best’ cornerback

    SI.com "The debate about who the NFL’s best cornerback is always a hot topic and Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Darrelle Revis is ready to take back that title. But first, he weighed in on Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman. “Don’t get me wrong he’s an entertainer, but he shouldn’t..." January 26

  • Bucs' Revis: Schiano created stressful atmosphere

    Tampa Bay Times "This is how the toughest season of Darrelle Revis' career is ending, the sounds of 15-foot waves crashing on the beach, palm trees swaying and leis draped around the necks of players at the Pro Bowl. "This was a surprise to me," Revis said of his Pro Bowl selection, "especially with all that..." January 23

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    There were questions about how Lovie Smith would use Darrelle Revis. I’m told he has big plans for Revis. Absolutely has a future in TB

  • Lovie Smith’s hiring could end Revis experiment

    Pro Football Talk "With new Bucs coach Lovie Smith presumably bringing the Tampa Two back to the place where it was born, one of the first orders of offseason business could be to send last year’s top offseason acquisition packing. Darrelle Revis, a man-to-man coverage specialist who reportedly didn’t like being..." January 02

  • Darrelle Revis: Bucs need to make some changes

    Pro Football Talk "Buccaneers cornerback Darrelle Revis is in line for one of those cushy analyst gigs when he’s done with football. Because while he wasn’t advocating a coaching change, he did say Thursday that the Buccaneers needed to do something differently so they’re not sitting around 4-11 this time next..." December 26

  • Darrelle Revis: Knee 'still bothers me'

    ESPN.com "Asked to reflect on his first 14 games with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, cornerback Darrelle Revis admitted Thursday his surgically repaired knee is not 100 percent healthy. "It still bothers me here and there,'' Revis said. The Buccaneers traded for Revis, who missed most of last season with..." December 19

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    Rick Stroud @NFLSTROUD

    WR Vincent Jackson was not at practice during the portion open to the media. CB Darrelle Revis was practicing.

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    Rick Stroud @NFLSTROUD

    #Bucs CB Darrelle Revis, who left Sunday's game with shoulder/chest injuries, is 'going to be okay,' Schiano said.

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    Rick Stroud @NFLSTROUD

    #Bucs CB Darrelle Revis is questionable to return with a shoulder and chest injury.

  • Revis might be game-time decision

    Tampa Bay Times "The earliest the Bucs might know if CB Darrelle Revis will play Sunday against the Panthers is pregame warmups. Revis, who strained his groin against the Lions, participated in a walkthrough but did not practice Thursday for the second straight day. "We'll know more (today)," coach Greg..." November 29

  • Buccaneers' Darrelle Revis is day to day

    ESPN.com "The health status of Tampa Bay cornerback Darrelle Revis is very much up in the air for Sunday’s game with Carolina. Revis suffered a groin injury against Detroit. Revis, who did not practice Wednesday, declined to discuss the injury with the media. Coach Greg Schiano wouldn’t divulge details..." November 28

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    Roy Cummings @RCummingsTBO

    Bucs CB Darrelle Revis (groin) was not on hand for the portion of practice open to the media today. MLB Mason Foster was there.

  • Revis to have groin pull evaluated on Monday

    Tampa Bay Times "Everybody at Ford Field knew the pass was going to Calvin Johnson. Megatron was no longer marooned on Revis Island after Bucs cornerback Darrelle Revis pulled his groin just before halftime and couldn’t return. Because most of Sunday’s game plan centered on that matchup and with starting safety..." November 25

  • Bucs CB Darrelle Revis questionable to return with groin injury

    CBSSports.com "It appears as if Calvin Johnson's job has just gotten a little bit easier. That's because the Buccaneers have announced that cornerback Darrelle Revis, who was trailing the Lions receiver in the first half, is questionable to return with a groin injury." November 24

  • Bucs' Revis thriving down on the corner

    Tampa Tribune "Cornerback Darrelle Revis, a former All-Pro with the Jets who is in his first season with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, continues to thrive at his position, despite annual rule changes that make life down on the corner an imposing task. Here's how he does it: Preparation “I'm at the point where..." November 24

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The return of Revis Island: #Bucs sources tell me Darrelle Revis will travel all over the field to cover Megatron almost exclusively.

  • Rematch for Lions' Calvin Johnson: Megatron vs. Revis Island

    Detroit Free Press "Grab your popcorn, it should be a good one. Calvin Johnson, the best wide receiver in football, and Darrelle Revis, maybe the best cornerback, will square off Sunday for the second time in their NFL careers when the Lions host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Ford Field. Johnson and Revis played..." November 21

  • Revis rips ‘bitter’ Jets fans over endless tweets

    New York Post "Darrelle Revis has a message for Jets fans: Let it go and leave him alone. Fresh off securing his new team’s first victory with a late interception Monday night, the former Gang Green All-Pro cornerback blistered “bitter” Jets fans in an exclusive interview with The Post for harassing him and..." November 12

  • Darrelle Revis: Having more money, but fewer wins, with Buccaneers is better than winning with Jets

    New York Daily News "Players love to say “It’s not about the money.” Darrelle Revis is not one of those players. The ex-Jets cornerback — who was traded to the Buccaneers in the offseason and promptly signed an extension that will pay him $16 million this season and $98 million over the length of the six-year deal..." November 04

  • Bucs’ Revis: Knee kept him from playing man coverage

    Tampa Tribune "A confused and disgruntled Tampa Bay Buccaneers fan base has been wondering for weeks now why $16 million cornerback Darrelle Revis has been playing so much zone coverage. The reason, according to Revis, is he wasn’t healthy enough or in good enough shape to play press man coverage. Revis..." November 01

  • Revis might play more man coverage

    Tampa Tribune "A Tampa Bay Buccaneers fan base weary of watching four-time Pro Bowl CB Darrelle Revis line up off the line of scrimmage in zone coverage schemes may soon get its wish to see Revis play a little more man to man. Bucs coach Greg Schiano spent the weekend contemplating personnel and schematic..." October 29

  • Bucs game plans put Revis in man and zone

    Tampa Tribune "Philadelphia wide receiver DeSean Jackson had just hauled in a 12-yard touchdown pass against the Buccaneers on Sunday running away from All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis on a simple slant pattern. Up in the TV booth at Raymond James Stadium Fox analyst and former Tampa Bay cornerback Ronde..." October 18