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Revis' surgery coming this week

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11:43 AM ET 10.15 | Darrelle Revis tore his ACL earlier in the year but the Jets waited to put him on IR until last weekend. The hope was that Revis could return if the Jets made a playoff run but even then it was unlikely he would be able to go. The Jets cornerback is scheduled for surgery on Tuesday which marks the end of any comeback hopes.

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October 15, 2012  12:43 PM ET
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Why the wait?

Sometimes they have to wait a couple of weeks for the swelling and fluid to drain off enough to get a really good look at things when they scope it.

October 15, 2012  01:30 PM ET
QUOTE(#1):

Why the wait?

When my wife did her ACL skiing, they put her on an exercise program to strengthen the muscles around the knee before the operation. It makes for a better recovery. Of course, you'd expect a pro football player to already be at that peak-strength level.

October 15, 2012  02:05 PM ET

Can we give the Doc a tip and have him take a stitch or two in Revis' mouth ?

October 15, 2012  02:13 PM ET
QUOTE(#1):

Why the wait?

I was primed to ask the same thing.

Good explanations in #2 and 3.

October 15, 2012  02:17 PM ET

Good. This will cut the number of weekly Revis threads in half.


For now...

October 15, 2012  02:18 PM ET
QUOTE(#6):

Good. This will cut the number of weekly Revis threads in half. For now...

Only means the NY media will focus that much more on Sanchez-Tebow.

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October 15, 2012  02:24 PM ET

He'll be trapped on his own "Island"....NEXT!

October 15, 2012  02:43 PM ET
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Only means the NY media will focus that much more on Sanchez-Tebow.

Yeah... there's that.

October 15, 2012  03:32 PM ET
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The Jets will be starting Tebow after the game vs New England.

If the Jets can protect Sanchez, he's the QB, he did a good job yesterday!

October 15, 2012  09:45 PM ET

THE JETS SUCK!


I know I know, not my place... but I miss it. To me, no thread about 'em is complete until I see it.

 
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