New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has revealed that he actually considered retiring in 2012 after he blew-out his knee.
Still on top of the NFL world, he was so distraught that walking away was an option in his mind.
Via Rich Cimini of ESPN:
“I did think about retiring,” Revis told Sports Illustrated in a cover story released this week. “I had never been seriously injured before, and I didn’t know how to handle it.”
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Long story short, he didn’t retire. In fact, he’s now back where he belongs with the New York Jets.
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