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Revis' Contract Is Bridge to Future

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evis resolution happened a week before my predicted date of September 14. I thought Revis would try to force the issue for one game, banking that the Ravens' performance against the Jets sans Revis would provide more leverage.

In the end, the same emotional bravado that coach Rex Ryan used to increase contract expectations was used to reel those expectations back in. Ryan’s visit to Revis this past weekend was a skillful play on the player’s emotions and love for the game and greased the skids for a deal.

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