RUMOR MILL: Revis To New England?

After the smoke cleared on Tuesday Darrelle Revis was still a Buccaneer. Prior to the close of business Wednesday he was a free agent. Possibly by the end of the night he'll be in New England. Here's what we're hearing.

Rumor Mill:   Patriots To sign Darrelle Revis if released


RUMOR:  The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have been trying to unload Darrelle Revis prior to a roster bonus due at the close of business Wednesday.  If released, the Patriots are considered to be a key player in where he lands, especially if they lose free agent CB Aqib Talib.

SOURCE:   Multiple reports

UPDATE:  03/11/13 The Buccaneers are in no position to trade Revis after the CB declined to restructure his deal to remain in Tampa Bay... the Browns, considered a key trade partner, are heading a different direction.  ... 03/09/14 Multiple outlets reporting that the Patriots are one of the places Darrelle Revis would like to end up if the Buccaneers release him.

Losing Talib would be very bad for the Patriots' secondary... adding Revis would more than make up for the loss, actually improving the Patriots' defense according to some analysts.

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