Sometimes when players leave an organization they get really pissy and throw around some ugly words. Usually you'll hear something like "don't care about winning" when that happens. Apparently a "source close to Revis" did say something like that -- but Revis himself had only positive things to say about his former employer and the fans in New York.
I been sitting around for the last hour trying to figure out what to say to the Jet Nation & I came up with this. The six years I played for— Darrelle Revis (@Revis24) April 21, 2013
the New York Jets were unbelievable. I put my body on the line everyday & did everything could to help the team win. I experienced a lot &— Darrelle Revis (@Revis24) April 21, 2013
& learned a lot. The memories I had in New York I will keep dearly to my heart. I want to thank all the jets fans for making me feel welcome— Darrelle Revis (@Revis24) April 21, 2013
No bitterness, no sniping -- just a classy reaction from the newest Buccaneer to his old team and old fans.
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