Archive for the ‘Baltimore Ravens’ Category

WR Maclin announces retirement

Sunday, March 24th, 2019

Two-time 1,000-yard receiver Jeremy Maclin announced his retirement Sunday. Maclin, 30, made the announcement at his wife's baby shower. quot;I'm retiring from the NFL," he said.

Dez Bryant says he’ll be a ‘steal’ whenever he finds a home in free agency

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

Bryant said that he would have no trouble finding a team, but couldn't do so until landing a $1.75 million deal with the New Orleans Saints in November that would have just paid him $1 million for the remainder of the season. That honeymoon only lasted three days, though, before Bryant ruptured his Achilles during a practice. That was a tough blow, especially considering he turned down a reported three-year, $21 million deal with the Baltimore Ravens, who would go on to make the playoffs.

Ravens re-signing Robert Griffin III

Thursday, March 21st, 2019

The Baltimore Ravens said goodbye to one of the quarterbacks who finished the 2018 season as a backup, trading Joe Flacco to the Denver Broncos, but are keeping the other. The Ravens announced on Twitter on Thursday afternoon that they've re-signed Robert Griffin III to a two-year contract. Griffin, now 29-years-old, joined Baltimore last year after a year out of the league.

Baltimore Ravens re-sign Robert Griffin III to 2-year deal

Thursday, March 21st, 2019

Baltimore Ravens re-sign Robert Griffin III to 2-year deal originally appeared on nbcsportswashington.com The Baltimore Ravens have found their backup to Lamar Jackson. The team announced Thursday they are planning on re-signing Robert Griffin III to a two-year contract pending a physical. Griffin III made his return to the NFL in 2018 when Ozzie Newsome and the Ravens surprisingly signed the QB to a one-year, $1 million deal.

Baltimore Ravens Roundup: Ozzie Newsome stepping down as GM factor in Terrell Suggs’ departure

Thursday, March 21st, 2019

Baltimore Ravens Roundup: Ozzie Newsome stepping down as GM factor in Terrell Suggs' departure originally appeared on nbcsportswashington.com While you've been hard at working drawing up the perfect March Madness bracket, here's the latest Baltimore Ravens news you need to know. Team Notes: Former Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs spoke on his decision to leave Baltimore after 16 seasons and sign with the Arizona Cardinals on Skip and Shannon: Undisputed Wednesday. While his decision last week came as a surprise to the Ravens front office, it was something Suggs had been contemplating for quite some time.

Ravens waive Jaylen Hill, Bam Bradley with failed physicals

Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

The Baltimore Ravens waived cornerback Jaylen Hill and linebacker Bam Bradley with failed physical designations on Tuesday. Both Hill and Bradley missed the entirety of the 2018 season due to injuries. Hill played in six games as an undrafted rookie in 2017 before tearing his ACL and MCL in Week Sixteen.

Baltimore Ravens Roundup: Ed Reed warns Lamar Jackson on increased scrutiny that comes with being a black QB

Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

Baltimore Ravens Roundup: Ed Reed warns Lamar Jackson on increased scrutiny that comes with being a black QB originally appeared on nbcsportswashington.com Here's the latest Baltimore Ravens news you need to know this Wednesday morning. Player Notes: Cornerback Justin Bethel officially became a member of the Ravens Tuesday. A strong addition to the Ravens' special teams corps, the two-year deal might of not happened if it wasn't for safety and ex-Cardinals teammate Tony Jefferson.

Going out on top: Ngata signs off on Kilimanjaro

Monday, March 18th, 2019

Former Baltimore Ravens lineman Haloti Ngata announced his retirement from the NFL on Monday, signing off from the sport with a message delivered from the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro. Ngata, a Super Bowl winner with the Ravens in 2013 and one of the most talented defensive players of his generation, leaves the sport after 13 seasons. "I'm retiring from the NFL on top," Ngata, 35, said in an Instagram post accompanying a photograph of him at the top of Kilimanjaro.

NFL rumors: Earl Thomas almost signed one-year contract before Ravens deal

Monday, March 18th, 2019

NFL rumors: Earl Thomas almost signed one-year contract before Ravens deal originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com Earl Thomas is no longer a Seahawk. The three-time All-Pro flapped his wings and flew to Baltimore, where he'll now be a Raven with a deeper back account. Thomas signed a hefty four-year, $55 million contract with the Ravens, but even he believed he was headed elsewhere.

Ravens bolster secondary with Justin Bethel, say goodbye to longtime special teams coach

Friday, March 15th, 2019

A whirlwind week for the Baltimore Ravens continued Friday when special teams coach Jerry Rosburg retired after an 11-year run with the team. The surprise announcement came prior to a news conference that was scheduled to introduce newcomers Mark Ingram and Earl Thomas, who signed as free agents after passing physicals on Friday morning. On Friday evening, the Ravens reached agreement on a two-year deal with cornerback and special teams standout Justin Bethel, who played last year with Atlanta following a six-year run with Arizona.