Less than a week ago, The Baltimore Sun reported that the Baltimore Ravens and free-agent offensive tackle Eugene Monroe remained far apart in negotiations. On Sunday, sources tell The Sun that there is "optimism" that an agreement can be reac…Upvote Share Tweet
Vikings still expected to meet with Jameel McClain on Mondayprofootballtalk.com Updated 1 hour agoThe Vikings signed Jasper Brinkley on Sunday, but that doesn’t appear to have put an end to their search for linebacking help. Adam Caplan of ESPN reported last week that Jameel McClain, who was released by the Ravens last month, would visit with the Vi…Upvote Share TweetThe Ravens released linebacker Jameel McClain as they started getting ready for free agency, but they’ve held onto another member of the linebacking corps who was headed for restricted free agency. Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun reports that the team…Upvote Share Tweet
Unfair to put 'bad boys' label on Ravens?ESPN.com Updated 19 hours agoAnother arrest, another black mark on the Baltimore Ravens' image. The arrest of backup offensive lineman Jah Reid on two misdemeanor battery charges was the third involving a Ravens player in 22 days. That is nearly one per week since the middle of Feb…Upvote Share Tweet
Ravens Lineman Charged With Battery After Strip Club Fightdeadspin.com Updated 19 hours agoBaltimore Ravens offensive lineman Jah Reid was arrested and charged with two counts of misdemeanor battery this morning after he allegedly struck a man and security guard multiple times at a strip club in Key West.Read more...Upvote Share TweetBaltimore Ravens backup offensive lineman Jah Reid was arrested on two misdemeanor charges of battery in Key West, Fla., early Sunday morning, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's office in Florida.Upvote Share Tweet
Michael Campanaro encouraged by strong performance at NFL combinebaltimoresun.com Updated 22 hours agoRiver Hill graduate ran 40-yard dash in 4.46 seconds, had 39-inch vertical leap, bench pressed 225 pounds 20 timesA stellar NFL scouting combine performance could elevate Wake Forest wide receiver Michael Campanaro's draft status.Upvote Share Tweet
With free agency nearing, Ravens have money to spend and decisions to makebaltimoresun.com Updated Mar 9 (yesterday)Team must address holes on offensive line and at wide receiver, running back, linebacker, safetyThe NFL's annual free-agency spending spree officially gets underway Tuesday, with the Ravens in a slightly different position than in the recent past.Upvote Share Tweet
Report: Sizable gap remains between Ravens and Eugene Monroeprofootballtalk.com Updated Mar 7 (3 days ago)The Ravens passed on the chance to use their franchise tag on left tackle Eugene Monroe on Monday although they were reportedly far apart in negotiations on a long-term deal. Several days have passed, but things don’t appear to have changed much at all.…Upvote Share TweetThe Baltimore Ravens took some punch out of the free-agent rankings countdown when they signed tight end Dennis Pitta, who was No. 1 among the team's 13 unrestricted free agents. I will still keep Pitta in the rankings because he was technically a free …Upvote Share TweetWard is graded as a potential second-round to third-round draft targetThe Ravens continue to evaluate safety draft prospects, and secondary coach Steve Spagnuolo attended Northern Illinois safety Jimmie Ward's campus Pro Day workout Friday, according to…Upvote Share Tweet
Arthur Jones expected to leave Ravens, cash in via free agencyDefensive lineman will be a hot commodity on open marketVeteran defensive tackle Arthur Jones is expected to emerge as a major commodity in free agency, where he'll command hefty contract offers that the Ravens won't attempt to compete with, according t…Upvote Share Tweet
Dennis Pitta trying to regain explosivenessTight end says he's nearly 100 percent nowWhen tight end Dennis Pitta learned that his fractured and dislocated right hip wouldn't keep him out from the entirety of last season, the biggest question became just how effective and explosive he would be wh…Upvote Share TweetJackson's $22 million deal could hint at Smith's value; evaluating options at left tackleWith the start of free agency nearing, Smith could look to Jackson's four-year, $22 million contract with the Indianapolis Colts as a gauge of his own value ¿ eithe…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Mar 6 (4 days ago)ESPN's Todd McShay went outside the box in his latest mock draft, picking Alabama inside linebacker C.J. Mosley to go to the Baltimore Ravens. Most mock drafts have the Ravens selecting tight end Eric Ebron or another offensive player (wide receiver and…Upvote Share Tweet
Ray Lewis nominated for College Football Hall of FameRetired Ravens middle linebacker starred at the University of MiamiRetired Ravens star middle linebacker Ray Lewis has been nominated for the College Football Hall of Fame Class of 2014.Upvote Share Tweet
Browsing the pool of slot receiver options for the RavensWhen Joe Flacco and the Ravens offense caught fire during the 2012 postseason, a big spark was the play of a pair of pass-catchers over the middle. With the Ravens often going three-wide with tight end Dennis Pitta in the slot, Flacco had a lot of succe…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Mar 6 (4 days ago)When video of Ravens running back Ray Rice dragging his unconscious fiancée Janay Palmer out of an elevator surfaced after both of them were arrested in an Atlantic City casino, Ravens coach John Harbaugh said that he would wait and let the facts determ…Upvote Share Tweet
Joe Flacco-led workouts would be good first step for Ravens' offenseAt some point over the next seven weeks, Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is planning on getting together with Ravens wide receivers and tight ends for informal workouts to begin preparation for the 2014 season.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Mar 6 (4 days ago)Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta made a compelling argument Wednesday on why the New Orleans Saints' Jimmy Graham shouldn't be penalized for being given the franchise tag for a tight end rather than a wide receiver. "He gets labeled as a tig…Upvote Share Tweet
Ravens OL Jah Reid ArrestedMar 9ESPN.com Ravens reporter Jamison Hensley breaks down the latest on backup offensive lineman Jah Reid, who was arrested on two misdemeanor charges of battery in Florida.
Ray Rice, Fiancee To Attend Couples SeminarMar 5Jamison Hensley on Ray Rice and his fiancee's plans to attend a couples seminar following their domestic violence incident last month.
Ravens Reach Deal With Dennis PittaFeb 28ESPN.com Ravens reporter Jamison Hensley discusses the team's five-year deal with tight end Dennis Pitta.
NFL Network Now Update - February 28Feb 28Will Selva brings you the latest news from around the league including an update on the contracts of Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta and Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate.
Free Agency, A PrimerMar 10Ten things you should know about the NFL’s 22nd annual free market, which kicks off Tuesday at 4 p.m. (but which is already in full swing because of legal and illegal tampering): 1. Cornerbacks are this year’s quarterbacks. When a pedestrian corner like…
Clayton's mailbag -- Cap increase will be pivotal in retaining 2010, 2011 …Mar 9Stars from the 2010 and 2011 draft classes are set to command big money after their rookie deals expire, leaving teams to debate how much of the extra 2014 salary cap to carry over to future seasons, writes John Clayton.
NFL free agency - Rocky road awaits Champ BaileyMar 6The NFL hasn't been kind to aging stars seeking lucrative deals in recent years, meaning Champ Bailey may face a harsh reality on the free-agent market, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
Don Banks: Raiders, Steelers among AFC front offices under pressure this o…Mar 6As my colleague Andrew Brandt has often pointed out, the NFL's long offseason is when a team's players and even coaches step to the background and the front office takes center stage, attempting to distinguish itself in the business of football. The mul…