Jets inform Darrelle Revis that he's being released



AP

Published 8:27 p.m. ET Feb. 28, 2017 | Updated 22 minutes ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Darrelle Revis’ second stint with the New York Jets is over.

The Jets informed the star cornerback on Tuesday that they are releasing him, ending a rocky second tenure with the team that was marked by a slip in play because of injuries and age.

Revis, 31, was scheduled to make $15 million, including a $2 million roster bonus, next season — but that would have been a lofty salary for an aging player who admittedly had a subpar year.

The move, which was expected, makes Revis a free agent while also clearing about $9.3 million on the salary cap. The Jets still owe him $6 million as part of the $39 million in…



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