Darelle Revis could be on his way back to the National Football League.
Schefter wrote that therecently reached out to the free-agent cornerback.
Moreover, the Chargers were one of a handful of teams, according to league sources, that have contacted the seven-time Pro Bowler, who played for thein 2016 before being released in the offseason.
"One person close to Revis said this weekend that the cornerback is still expected to play in 2017, even though he has not visited any teams yet. Revis has been training in Florida and is still interested in a return to the NFL.
"The Chargers made contact with Revis before they placedon injured reserve Saturday, which made it official that they are in need of help at cornerback. Verrett decided to undergo season-ending surgery on his left knee, a source told Schefter."
Revis has 29 interceptions over his 10-year career, including three touchdown returns. He also has made 483 tackles, two sacks, six forced fumbles and 11 fumble recoveries.