Darrelle Revis RUMORS & NEWS

  • Darrelle Revis hints he is open to taking significant pay cut

    Larry Brown Sports "The only way the New York Jets will keep Darrelle Revis on their roster next season is if the veteran defensive back agrees to restructure his contract, and it sounds like Revis is open to it. According to Rich Cimini of ESPN.com, Revis recently hinted that he is willing to take less money..." February 26

  • Will Jets release Darrelle Revis before they have to?

    Pro Football Talk "It remains to be seen whether the Jets will keep or cut cornerback Darrelle Revis. They have until March 11 to decide whether to pay a $2 million roster bonus for the privilege of paying him a $15 million base salary in 2017. They owe him $6 million in fully-guaranteed base salary even if they..." February 25

  • NFL has no comment on Revis tampering investigation

    Pro Football Talk "The biggest headline from one of the last semi-slow weekends of the offseason came from a report regarding the extent to which the Jets tampered with cornerback Darelle Revis in 2015, while he was still under contract with the Patriots. The news from Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News, a far..." February 25

  • Why Darrelle Revis street fight shouldn’t change a thing for Jets

    New York Post "The Jets have known they have a Darrelle Revis decision coming for months. It was pretty clear early last season that Revis’ play had slipped, and then all eyes turned to March 10, when the Jets have to make a choice about whether to pay Revis a $2 million roster bonus, cut him loose or try to..." February 21

  • Darrelle Revis' preliminary hearing moved to March 15

    Sporting News "Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis will have to wait a few more weeks as the aftermath of an altercation that left two men unconscious continues to unfold. Revis' attorneys said the preliminary hearing won't be until March 15, NFL.com reported. It was originally scheduled for Thursday. Unless..." February 21

  • Could Darrelle Revis come home to Pittsburgh?

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "If Darrelle Revis is cleared of his involvement in a South Side brawl … If Revis is released by the New York Jets … If the Steelers believe Revis still can play and want to add him to their shaky secondary … If Revis is interested in coming home to finish his Hall of Fame career … If..." February 21

  • Ridiculous charges against Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis the real 'criminal conspiracy'

    New York Daily News "What exactly happened on Feb. 12 when Darrelle Revis was involved in a fight with two men, Dallas Cousins, 22, and Zacheriah Jarvis, 21. I don’t know. And I really don’t care. That’s not the story. Revis could receive up to 65 years in prison — even if he didn’t throw a single punch...." February 21

  • Jets tampered with Darrelle Revis through private phones, secret meetings

    New York Daily News "Darrelle Revis placed the call just past 8 p.m. on Feb. 19, 2015, with one question: Do we have a deal with the Jets? A few weeks after becoming a champion with the Patriots, the NFL's biggest mercenary of this generation was ready to squeeze more money out of the one man who he knew would be..." February 20

  • Jets reportedly believe Darrelle Revis did not throw punch in fight

    Larry Brown Sports "Darrelle Revis has been charged with four felonies — one of which is aggravated assault — and a misdemeanor for his alleged involvement in a brawl earlier this month, but the New York Jets cornerback is adamant that he did not throw any punches. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reported..." February 20

  • Attorneys say TMZ video verifies Darrelle Revis did not punch anyone

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "TMZ posted a video on its website this afternoon purporting to be from the scene of the incident on Feb. 12 involving New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis. In the video, which shows two men apparently unconscious on the ground, a man can be heard saying, “I knocked both these [expletive]..." February 20

  • Meet Darrelle Revis’ high-profile defense — a former Yankee’s son

    New York Post "Darrelle Revis has spared no expense hiring prominent Pittsburgh attorney Robert Del Greco Jr. to lead his defense against four felony assault charges stemming from a fight on the city’s South Side last Sunday. Del Greco is known as the “go-to” lawyer when it comes to defending celebrities,..." February 19

  • Jets' Darrelle Revis due in court Thursday on aggravated assault charges

    CBS Sports "Darrelle Revis is due in court later this week, and he’s retained the services of a high-powered lawyer to represent him. According to the Associated Press, Revis has a court date scheduled for Thursday on criminal charges stemming from a fight that left two men unconscious. The New York Post..." February 19

  • Darrelle Revis incident details confirm that a conviction won’t be easy

    ESPN "The complaint report filed by the Pittsburgh police officer on the scene early on Sunday morning at the altercation allegedly involving Darrelle Revis is now available. The New York Jets cornerback was charged with four felonies -- including aggravated assault and robbery -- and a..." February 18

  • Darrelle Revis hires attorney who helped Steelers

    Yardbarker "Darrelle Revis has made a change to his legal team, and it’s one that could greatly help his case. Blaine Jones said on Friday that he is stepping aside as Revis’ attorney, a day after he defended Revis, who was charged with four felonies and a misdemeanor related to a street fight on Sunday..." February 18

  • Darrelle Revis Turns Himself In To Police In Pittsburgh

    CBS New York "Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis surrendered to Pittsburgh police on Friday night in connection with a street fight that left two men unconscious last weekend. Revis arrived at the Pittsburgh Municipal Courts building around 7:20 p.m. He was accompanied by his attorney, Blaine Jones, and family..." February 18

  • NFL is “looking into” Darrelle Revis arrest

    Pro Football Talk "Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has a problem with the law and, necessarily, a problem with the NFL. League spokesman Brian McCarthy tells PFT that the NFL is “looking into” the incident that resulted in Revis facing four felony charges and a misdemeanor claim of making terroristic..." February 17

  • Criminal charges means Jets could wait to cut Revis

    Pro Football Talk "Before cornerback Darrelle Revis had four felony charges filed against him, the Jets faced the question of whether they would pay Revis $6 million to not play for the team in 2017 or $15 million to remain on the roster for the next season. Now, the Jets may have six million reasons to let things..." February 17

  • Darrelle Revis charged with four felonies after alleged altercation

    NFL.com "Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has been charged with felony aggravated assault and robbery for his alleged involvement in an altercation that took place in Pittsburgh early Sunday morning, according to court records obtained by NFL.com. Revis, 31, was charged Thursday in Allegheny County..." February 17

  • Robbery, Assault Charges Pending After Darrelle Revis Involved In Fight

    CBS Pittsburgh "New York Jets cornerback and former Pitt star Darrelle Revis has been injured after getting into an altercation on the South Side and police say charges against him are pending. The 31-year-old NFL star’s lawyer told KDKA-TV he was assaulted by a group of five people when he came home to visit..." February 16

  • Darrelle Revis, Brandon Marshall both likely to be cut by Jets?

    Larry Brown Sports "The New York Jets may have no choice but to consider a rebuilding season in 2017, and that means some of the biggest names on the roster could be on their way out of town. Will Brandon Marshall and Darrelle Revis be among them? Darryl Slater of NJ.com ranked the 11 Jets players who are most..." February 14

  • Jets to release Darrelle Revis if he doesn’t agree to pay cut

    ESPN "Welcome to the offseason. With Super Bowl LI in the books, the NFL spotlight turns to next season. Officially, the league year doesn't begin until March 9 (the start of free agency), but there will be a lot of activity over the next four weeks, especially for the New York Jets. Prepare for..." February 06

  • Jets assistant: Darrelle Revis capable of playing safety

    Newark Star-Ledger "New Jets' defensive backs coach Dennard Wilson has spent all of three days at the team facility. He hasn't even started watching film of the players he'll be coaching. The Jets officially hired him a week ago, now he's here in Alabama for the Senior Bowl. But he's fairly confident cornerback..." January 26

  • Jets' owner calls Darrelle Revis a Hall of Famer, but about next season ...

    ESPN New York "New York Jets owner Woody Johnson was so smitten with Darrelle Revis two years ago that he got busted for tampering because he couldn't refrain from talking about him publicly while the player was under contract to the Patriots. Now the New York Jets are two seasons into Revis 2.0, and they owe..." January 05

  • Darrelle Revis: Sheldon Richardson, Brandon Marshall fight left ‘dark cloud’ over Jets

    New York Daily News "The verbal confrontation between Sheldon Richardson and Brandon Marshall following the Jets' blowout loss at the Chiefs in Week 3 may have been more detrimental to the team than many had originally thought. "During that game, we wasn't on the same page as players. It happened on the sideline..." January 02

  • Revis in talks with Jets about moving to safety

    Newark Star-Ledger "Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis told CBS broadcasters before Sunday's season finale against the Bills that he and coach Todd Bowles began talking last week about Revis perhaps moving to safety in the future. Revis, who turns 32 in July, has struggled this season. He is unquestionably a future..." January 02

  • Thanks for the memories, Darrelle, but Jets need to shut Revis Island

    ESPN "One last appearance in green: Darrelle Revis wants to be treated with class? Gimme a break. The Jets have treated him with the utmost respect, financially and professionally. They fattened his bank account by giving him a $39 million guarantee a few months before his 30th birthday in 2015 and..." January 01

  • Darrelle Revis: Jets can handle my situation with class or no class

    New York Post "If you look at the numbers — those related to football and those related to the salary cap — Sunday’s game against the Bills at MetLife Stadium would seem obvious to be the last game as a Jet for Darrelle Revis, one of the best players ever to wear the team’s uniform. The veteran cornerback,..." December 30

  • Jets’ Darrelle Revis doesn’t sound too excited about continuing NFL career

    New York Daily News "Darrelle Revis doesn't seem enthusiastic about prolonging his NFL career. It's quite possible the Jets will part ways with the aging cornerback after this season. And when asked Thursday in Florham Park how badly he wants to continue playing football, Revis gave an unconvincing answer. "I'm..." December 29

  • Jets CB Darrelle Revis on if he intends to keep playing: ‘I’m under contract until 2018’

    New York Daily News "A day after the Daily News reported that a confidant of Darrelle Revis said the Jets cornerback “doesn’t want to play anymore,” Revis reaffirmed his intentions of remaining with the organization after this season. “People talk and say these such things, but I don’t know. I don’t know who wrote..." December 01

  • Jets owner feels ‘betrayed’ by Darrelle Revis

    Sportsnaut "The marriage between future Hall of Famer Darrelle Revis and the New York Jets may not end too swimmingly. In the midst of a disastrous season, the seven-time Pro Bowler simply isn’t living up to his contract. Adding to this, there’s been reports surface recently that Revis simply may not want..." December 01

  • Report: Darrelle Revis confidant says Jets corner 'doesn’t want to play anymore’

    New York Daily News "Darrelle Revis announced this summer that he was "going to play until the wheels fall off." With wide receivers toasting him on a weekly basis, it looks more and more like No. 24 is driving the Flintstone Mobile. The Jets cornerback's decline is due, in part, to his questionable drive and..." December 01

  • Darrelle Revis on Jets future: We’ll see how it goes

    Newark Star-Ledger "Darrelle Revis could see it coming. The moment he finished getting dressed, and turned around to see 20-something media members waiting for him after the Jets' 22-17 loss to the Patriots Sunday, he knew this wasn't going to be enjoyable. And it wasn't. Tough question after tough question fired..." November 28

  • Report: Jets likely to part ways with Darrelle Revis after 2016

    Sportsnaut "We’ve all seen it. Darrelle Revis isn’t the same guy he was when he helped the New England Patriots win the Super Bowl two years ago. Heck, he’s not the same guy he was last year. Once the most feared cover cornerback in the NFL, Revis Island has all too often been overrun by talented receivers..." November 19

  • Jets happy with Darrelle Revis’ effort, performance

    sny.tv "The decline of Darrelle Revis has been alarming this season, and as middling receivers have regularly beaten him, he's sometimes looked as old as he says he feels. There have even been plays when he's appeared to give only a partial effort. But as far as Jets GM Mike Maccagnan is concerned,..." November 16

  • Jets CB Darrelle Revis explains his struggles: 'I'm old'

    New York Daily News "The season Darrelle Revis has put together has been just as bad, maybe even worse, than the slop the Jets have put on the field for the first 10 weeks. So, what's happened to Revis, one of the best corners of all time, who had another unimpressive performance Sunday in the Jets 9-6 loss to the..." November 14

  • Darrelle Revis: ‘People don’t respect me enough’

    The Sports Daily "New York Jets All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis is clearly on the downside of his career, but he doesn’t see it that way. Revis, who has been burned for long touchdowns by mediocre receivers such as Marquise Goodwin this season, and was destroyed by Terrelle Pryor last week, admitted on Friday..." November 05

  • ‘Revis Island’ is becoming a thing of the past

    Today's Pigskin "At age 31, former all-world cornerback Darrelle Revis is beginning to hit a wall. This is no secret, as the debate of moving him to safety was a big discussion point amongst media and fans. Unfortunately for the Jets, the drop off in his play has been as dramatic as the NFL has seen in quite..." November 02

  • Darrelle Revis on Terrelle Pryor: 'He's one of the best athletes in the NFL today'

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns receiver Terrelle Pryor has the utmost respect for Jets five-time Pro Bowl cornerback Darrelle Revis, and the feeling's mutual. "He's one of the best athletes in the NFL today,'' Revis told reporters Thursday. "For him to switch positions like he's done, and actually excel in a position..." October 28

  • Darrelle Revis knows he’s going to be watched like a quarterback

    New York Daily News "Darrelle Revis finally feels like he’s settling in. After offseason wrist surgery and a miserable start to the season that prompted considerable criticism of the 31-year-old cornerback, Revis said Thursday that he thinks he’s “played better” over the last two weeks. Nonetheless, he..." October 28

  • Jets’ Darrelle Revis: ‘My body’s breaking down’

    Newsday "When the crowd finally walked away, Darrelle Revis revealed his truth. “My body’s breaking down,” the Jets cornerback told Newsday. Once a one-man island in Rex Ryan’s defensive schemes, Revis was the player former Jets coaches entrusted to blanket half of the field all by himself. Now he’s..." October 28

  • Darrelle Revis knows move to safety could be in his future

    Today's Pigskin "Long before he annexed Revis Island in New York, Darrelle Revis was a high school player dreaming of playing in an NFL stadium. Heinz Field is the home of the Pittsburgh Steelers and also hosts the district high school football championships every October. Revis’ alma mater, Aliquippa — which..." October 07

  • Darrelle Revis doesn’t practice with Jets, is officially doubtful vs. Steelers

    New York Daily News "Cornerback Darrelle Revis (left hamstring strain) is officially doubtful for Sunday’s game at the Steelers, coach Todd Bowles announced. Revis missed his third straight practice Friday and will be a game-time decision this weekend. Receiver Eric Decker (shoulder) and starting right guard..." October 07

  • Jets' Darrelle Revis refuses to discuss feud with Richard Sherman

    ESPN "Residual feelings from the Darrelle Revis-Richard Sherman feud, dormant for nearly three years, resurfaced Thursday in the New York Jets' locker room. Moments after declaring Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks "a must-win for us," the Jets' star cornerback's mood turned snippy when..." September 29

  • Jets’ Darrelle Revis tweaks ankle but Todd Bowles sees no reason for concern

    New York Daily News "Darelle Revis didn’t make it through practice, but the Jets aren’t sounding the alarm. The 31-year-old Jets cornerback injured his ankle during Wednesday’s session in Florham Park. Nonetheless, coach Todd Bowles said there’s “not much” concern over Revis’ health. It’s unclear exactly when..." September 29

  • Darrelle Revis' teammates expect Jets' cornerback to 'shut up' his critics

    ESPN "On Wednesday, Hall-of-Fame player/analyst Michael Irvin told WFAN radio he's "worried about the psyche and attitude of the whole Jets defense" because, in his view, it no longer can count on Darrelle Revis as a lockdown cornerback. Revis' teammates aren't buying that theory one bit. "I..." September 22

  • Darrelle Revis’ decline means Jets about to get $13M headache

    New York Post "The hand-wringing over Darrelle Revis reached new heights after Marquise Goodwin blew by him Thursday night in Buffalo for an 84-yard touchdown. Though Revis clearly is declining, I still think the panic level is over the top. This will not be a weekly occurrence. To me, Revis is like a pitcher..." September 21

  • Todd Bowles on Darrelle Revis: ‘He gave up two plays . . . He’ll be better’

    Newsday "The rest of the football world seems ready to write off Darrelle Revis for good, but Jets coach Todd Bowles remains unfazed by his cornerback’s struggles. “He gave up two plays,” Bowles said Friday on a conference call. “I don’t think that’s an indication of the whole season. He gave up two..." September 18

  • Revis Did Not Respond Well To J.R. Smith’s Jab On Twitter

    Uproxx "The 2016 NFL season hasn’t exactly been kind to Darrelle Revis. The All-Pro cornerback was torched by Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green to the tune of 12 catches for 180 yards and a touchdown in Week 1, and on Thursday night, Revis yielded an 84-yard touchdown catch to little-known Bills..." September 17

  • Report: Darrelle Revis did not work out hard this offseason

    Larry Brown Sports "Darrelle Revis is not off to a good start with the New York Jets, and at least one person believes that may be because the cornerback did not work out very hard this offseason. Fresh off a Week 1 showing where he got roasted by the Bengals’ A.J. Green all game, Revis got burned by Marquise..." September 15