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Jets' GM pleased with compensation for Revis

Less than two days removed from a franchise altering move, New York Jets' general manager John Idzik insists that trading Darrelle Revis will bring both short-term and long-term gains to a depleted roster.

The last time the New York Jets held No. 14 overall draft pick, they chose a young cornerback out of Pittsburgh University. That 2007 draft gave the Jets a dynamic player in Darrelle Revis; a future All-Pro who created an instant buzz around the Jets as they stole the thunder of their cross-town rivals the New York Giants. The Jets picked Revis even though he faced little competition in the Big... Recommended Stories

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