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Time for Jets to show Revis the money

He's right to ask for his due while he can; now Gang needs to give him the green

Updated: June 11, 2010, 6:13 PM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Darrelle Revis has every right to ask the Jets for every last penny they might give him. He knows professional football is a blood sport, one that discards its injured and aging talent with the greatest of ease.

He knows the typical NFL owner often breaks his players' hearts, and that it's fair game to try to break his bank first.

"Look at the Leon situation," Revis said in a quiet moment after his Thursday news conference.

Yes, the Leon situation. Leon ...

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