UPDATE 12:00 PM
The New York Post is now reporting the Jets may opt to keep All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis after all:
The Jets are not committed to trading Revis as has been reported, The Post has learned. According to a league source, the Jets are listening to trade offers, but not actively shopping the All-Pro cornerback and there is a thought within the organization that he could still be a member of the 2013 team.
Yahoo Sports’ Jason Cole reported last night that the New York Jets continue to try and trade disgruntled cornerback Darrelle Revis, but the lone remaining hangup in a deal sending Revis to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is Bucs General Manger Mark Dominik not wanting to trade the 13th-overall pick in this years’ draft.
Pro Football Talk is reporting that that a number of NFL teams plan to wait for the weekend to push for free-agent cornerback Sean Smith, who’s regarded as the best remaining defensive back target left on the market.
There continues to be heavy speculation that the Green Bay Packers are closing in on a deal with free agent running back Steven Jackson.
Free agent outside linebacker Victor Butler is visiting the Pittsburgh Steelers today.
The Kansas City Chiefs officially traded for San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith yesterday, and now they are figuring out what to do with Matt Cassel. They would like to trade him, and the Minnesota Vikings are reportedly showing interest.