"For the first time since he tore his ACL last year, Bucs sources tell me Revis almost will exclusively cover Megatron, as in travel with him all over the field," Rapoport said.
The amount of press coverage -- or lack there of -- played by Revis this season has been one of the many kerfuffles emanating from Tampa this season.
Even as he's worked back from knee surgery, Revis has been one of the premier corners in the NFL. Quarterbacks have a passer rating of just 45.8 when targeting Revis, the second-lowest mark in the NFL.
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While neither player is the same as he was in 2010, Revis' coverage on Johnson will force the other Lions receivers to step up.