Jets put jersey number, NY area code into Revis’ contract

Darrelle Revis likes his contracts how he likes his sundaes — with a cherry on top. The All-Pro cornerback reunited with the Jets last week on a five-year, $70 million pact, which includes $39 million in guarantees. Revis is now the highest-paid cornerback in NFL history, with career earnings eclipsing $85,000,000. And one numerical homage….

Darrelle Revis: ‘I’m getting back to my old self’

Darrelle Revis‘ first season in Tampa Bay has epitomized the Buccaneers’ 2013 campaign: disappointing and anticlimactic. Saddled with a reconstructed knee, the All-Pro cornerback has struggled to return to top form, and it’s shown in his play. So has Revis Island become a mere peninsula? Not quite. “I’m getting back to my old self,” Revis…

Florida city will be renamed ‘Revis Island’ for one day

For at least one day, Atlantis will no longer be regarded as America’s most popular fictitious city. Per John Breech of CBSSports.com, the mayor of Treasure Island, Fla., Bob Minning, announced that the city will officially be renamed to “Revis Island” on Thursday, Sept. 12. The honor, of course, is meant for Buccaneers cornerback Darrelle…

Darrelle Revis to Richard Sherman: Get your own island

Darrelle Revis‘ injury last season allowed Richard Sherman and some of the league’s other cornerback to shine under the spotlight. Sherman hasn’t allowed us to forget, either, as he spoke highly of himself throughout the offseason, even declaring himself the NFL’s top corner. Now that he’s healthy, Revis is ready to reclaim his throne, and…