Darrelle Revis has played seven seasons in the NFL.
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Darrelle Revis’ days in Tampa Bay could be numbered.
The Buccaneers are stepping up efforts to trade the All-Pro cornerback, a source tells FOX Sports 1’s NFL insider Alex Marvez. In fact if the seventh-year cornerback isn’t traded by March 13, he’s expected to be released, Marvez and NFL on FOX insider Jay Glazer confirmed.
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While head coach Lovie Smith has praised Revis during his two months on the job, his astronomical price tag will likely make him a cap casualty.
Revis, 28, is due to earn $13 million in base salary with a $1.5 million signing bonus through 2018.
The Bucs acquired Revis last April for a 2013 first-round pick and a conditional fourth-rounder, which would become a third-rounder if Revis is on Tampa Bay’s roster Thursday.