Jets Trade Revis to Bucs
Sunday, April 21, 2013
The New York Jets have traded CB Darrelle Revis to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for this year’s No. 13 overall draft pick and another selection next year. The deal is reportedly worth $96 million with, interestingly, no guaranteed money.
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The only ‘guaranteed’ money in an NFL contract is the up front bonus payment (if there is one). Baseball and basketball are light years ahead of the NFL in terms of player compensation – something I’ll bet the owners in the NBA and MLB probably bemoan and regret.
Well, that’s two games on the “plus” side for Miami this year. We need all the help we can get.
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