Are Darrelle Revis’ Agents To Blame for Contract Skirmish?

August 13, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Darrelle Revis is represented by Neil Schwartz and Jonathan Feinsod. Amongst their clientele are guard Pete Kendall, tight end Chris Baker, wide receiver Vincent Jackson, and Revis. 
What do these four players have in common, you ask? 
All four have been or are involved in contract disputes that have seen no positive result in negotiations. All four are also represented by Schwartz and Feinsod.
It begs the question: Are Schwartz and Feinsod at least partially to blame for their clients' holdouts, and in many fans' eyes, poor decisions? 
Let's start with the Pete Kendall situation. According to Kendall, the Jets "promised" him a revised contract in 2007. However, the Jets did not give him what he wanted, and in the end he was traded to the Washington Redskins.
The next year, Chris Baker also accused the Jets of lying on a promise to give him a revised contract. Baker was ultimately released. 
Whether the Jets "lied" about promising...

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