Posts Tagged ‘Baltimore Ravens’

Former Ravens Linebacker Ryan Jones Shot Dead in Apartment

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Former Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ryan Jones was shot and killed inside a Reno apartment on Sunday. Ryan Jones, a former linebacker for the Baltimore Ravens and New York Giants, was killed on Sunday in Reno, Nevada, according to the Reno Gazette-Journal. Three men were found shot and one of those men was Jones.

Former NFL linebacker shot dead in Reno apartment, 2 wounded

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

RENO, Nev. (AP) -- Nevada authorities say former NFL linebacker Ryan Jones was shot dead over the weekend in a Reno apartment and two other people suffered non-life threatening gunshot wounds. Reno Police Department spokesman Officer Tim Broadway declined

Ravens justify declining bye after London, face brutal midseason travel

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

The Ravens will play the Raiders at the end of a brutal three-game series. The Baltimore Ravens are in for one of the more brutal three-game travel stretches in recent NFL history, and it’s in part their own doing. The Ravens will play the Jaguars in London on Sept. 24, and while the London trip has become routine for most teams — especially the Jaguars — most teams then turn around and take a bye the next week.

Did the Baltimore Ravens overpay Brandon Williams?

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Ozzie proved this after spending big money on Brandon Williams, Tony Jefferson and Brandon Carr. A contract hefty in price, to an incredible player no doubt, but is it towards the wrong position? Hes absolutely worth a good contract, but is he deserving of $52.5 million over five years?

Football Outsiders lists six Ravens defenses in the best of the last 30 years

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Is the 2000 defense No. 1? Newsome is trying to turn a good but overrated defense from a year ago into a great one, and the pieces are in place for that to occur in 2017. ESPN Insider, with the help of Football Outsiders DVOA advanced-metric system, ranked the thirty best defenses over the last thirty years.

FOX Sports Signs Former Baltimore Ravens Linebacker Ray Lewis

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Two-Time Super Bowl Champion & 13-Time NFL Pro-Bowler Joins FS1 as NFL Contributor NEW YORK, NY – Two-time Super Bowl Champion, two-time AP NFL Defensive Player of the Year and 13-Time NFL Pro-Bowl linebacker Ray Lewis joins the FOX Sports family, serving as NFL contributor to several key studio shows across FS1 and FOX Sports’ digital platforms in 2017. The announcement was made today by Whit Albohm, Vice President Daily Studio Production and Executive Producer, FS1. “Ray is passionate, incisive and has the ability to ignite thought-provoking discussions,” said Albohm. “We are fortunate to have Ray officially on our roster and look forward to him bringing the same passion and motivation he demonstrated

Ray Lewis has another TV gig, this time with Fox

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Ray Lewis was hired by Fox to be a part of its NFL coverage. (AP) Ray Lewis wasn’t off our television sets for too long. Lewis, the all-time great Baltimore Ravens linebacker, was let go by ESPN last season after three seasons with the network. He rebounded

Hypothetical Baltimore Ravens, “protected player” list

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Who do you protect from pretend expansion?The NHL is currently overflowing with news as the NHL draft and the expansion draft are about to begin. Buffalo Rumblings, SB Nations Buffalo Bills affiliate, gave their, Hypothetical Buffalo Bills protected players

2017 Free Agents the Ravens should continue monitoring

Monday, June 19th, 2017

The Baltimore Ravens recently wrapped up their off-season mini-camp and now have several weeks before the pads come on. The Ravens still have some holes to fill at certain positions, so here are a few of those names to keep an eye on as we move forward into the summer. Mangold is a tenured veteran who knows what it takes to be a team leader on and off the field.

Ravens pressing fantasy questions: Maclin, Woodhead join the nest

Monday, June 19th, 2017

As the mercury rises, Brad Evans and Liz Loza will tackle pressing fantasy questions tied to every NFL team. RECEIVER RANK: With the first name ranked being “Aw, yeah!” and the last being “that’s a pass,” how would you rank Jeremy Maclin, Mike Wallace, and Breshard Perriman?