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Eric DeCosta is the Ravens' director of player personnel... which is a fancy way of saying he's responsible for all scouting and due diligence matters regarding players the Ravens are interested in acquiring.Eric DeCosta, Ravens Director of PlayerÂ Personnel...Garrett Downing did a nice summary report at Ravens.com (NFL website) of Eric DeCosta's constant struggle between nailing down a player pick based on either science or art.The Ravens personnel department spends all year preparing for the NFL draft. Scouts watch countless hours of tape, conduct several rounds of player interviews, travel the country to see prospects practice and play, and ultimately come up with a series of rankings that they take into draft weekend.
But as much time as they spend analyzing the tape and crunching the numbers, sometimes a good draft pick simply comes down to gut instinct.Â "We try to make it a science; we really do,âÂ Eric DeCosta said last week. âBut in the end, itâs really pro...
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The Baltimore Ravens have been in search of adding another offensive linemen this offseason, and the team could be on brink of a reunion. The Ravens have made a âconservativeâ one-year offer to free agent center Jason Brown, according Jason La Canfora of NFL.com. Brown played with the Ravens from 2005-2008 before signing a lucrative [...]
Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice wonât report when the Ravensâ voluntary offseason workouts begin Monday, a source told the NFL Network. Rice, 25, has yet to sign his $7.7 million franchise tag and isnât expected to do so anytime soon. By putting the tag on Rice, the Ravens are only locked into the Pro [...]
Offseason team activities started for the Ravens today. As expected, Ray Rice isnât there.
Rice, who is protesting the franchise, wasnât expected to report without a new contract. The running wants a large contract, but the Ravens probably arenât going to give him an Adrian Peterson-type deal.
Iâm sure it will get worked out eventually.
In other news, the Ravens are reportedly...
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch is reporting that Dennis Dixon is still an option for the Rams but he is also being pursued by the Ravens. Â The Ravens need a back up quarterback for Joe Flacco. Â The only other QB on their roster is Tyrod Taylor. Â While Taylor could be a capable back up he has not had a chance to show he can play in the NFL.
Dixon has started in this league. Â He almost...
Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice will not report for voluntary offseason workouts Monday.
Rice, who is seeking a long-term extension, has not signed the franchise tender placed on him, NFL.com reported.
The 25-year-old Rice rushed for 1,364 yards and 12 touchdowns last season. He also had 76 receptions for 704 yards and three scores.
Rice has ripped off three straight 1...
According to Jason LaCanfora of NFL Network, Ravens CB Cary Williams has no immediate plans of signing his restricted free agent tender for Âat least a few weeks.Â Williams is coming of a season which he started all 16 games, but is hoping to secure a long term deal with the Ravens. By not signing his tender he will be unable attend OTAÂs which start Monday. The Ravens have shown...
Ravens running back Ray Rice won't join the team when players report for voluntary offseason workouts Monday, according to Steve Wyche of NFL.com who cites a source with knowledge of the situation. Baltimore's top offensive threat is seeking a long-term contract and has not signed the franchise tender (worth roughly $7.7 million for the 2012 season) that the team placed on...
By Anthony Caruso III
The Capital Sports Report
Owner/Managing Editor/Sr. Writer
The Jackson Jaguars have signed wide receiver Lee Evans.
Evans signed a one-year deal with the team. Financial terms were not released
The deal will be finalized later today. He comes to the Jaguars after playing last season with the Baltimore Ravens.
In 9 games, he had 4 receptions for 74 yards. ...
Free agent wide receiver Lee Evans has signed a one-year contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to Tania Ganguli of the Florida Times-Union.
Evans spent last year with the Baltimore Ravens where he recorded only four catches for 74 yards over nine regular season games.
Ravens fans are still stinging from Evansâ mishandling of a right-on-the-money pass from Joe Flacco...
Free agent receiver Lee Evans has signed a one-year deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars, upgrading the team's weakest position and giving it a potential deep threat.
Evans spent seven seasons with the Buffalo Bills (2004-10) and was with the Baltimore Ravens last year. Evans has 381 receptions for 6,008 yards and 43 touchdowns in 118 games.
He averaged at least 15.4 yards per...
Hot News for WR Lee Evans
The Jacksonville Jaguars and wide receiver Lee Evans agreed to a one-year deal, the Florida Times-Union reported citing a source.
Financial terms were not disclosed, but the newspaper reported that Evans will officially sign the contract on Monday.
Evans was a non-factor for the Baltimore Ravens last season, appearing in only nine games and catching a career-low four passes for...
Wide receiver Lee Evans has agreed to a one-year deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Evans hasnt been relevant in fantasy football since he racked up 1,017 yards with the Bills back in 2008, and the 31-year-old isnt likely going to make an impact in 2012 behind Laurent Robinson and Mike Thomas....
ESPNâs Adam Schefter reported today that wide receiver Lee Evans, with the Ravens last season, will sign with the Jacksonville Jaguars tomorrow.
Thatâs great for Evans.
After his drop in the AFC Championship game it was more than likely the Ravens wouldnât bring him back after releasing him.
He had four catches in the regular season and four catches in the playoffs in his single...
As was reported yesterday, the Jaguars have officially signed former Ravens WR Lee Evans according to the team website.
While Evans isn't a top-of-the-line receiver, he's yet another solid guy that certainly adds to the Jaguars less than stellar receiving unit. With this signing, the Jaguars are beginning to look like a very formidable team that could pose many problems...