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The 2012 offseason for the Baltimore Ravens has already proven to be a near disaster for the Baltimore Ravens defense. NFL Defensive Player of the Year, Terrell Suggs has already suffered a partial tear of his Achilles tendon while questions surrounding his return swirl. On Friday, the Ravens lost DL Michael McAdoo after he ruptured his Achilles tendon during participation in a Raven’s OTA.
McAdoo was thought to have an outside shot at replacing Suggs in the lineup. Even if McAdoo wasn’t moved into Sugg’s position, the Ravens are going to miss his pass rushing abilities for the 2012 season. The North Carolina product underwent surgery on Friday and is expected to miss the entire 2012 season.
Suggs has claimed that he will return to the field for the 2012 season, but even the most optimistic estimates would suggest that his return would likely be towards the end of the regular season. In addition of Suggs and McAdoo’s absence, DT Ryan McBean will start the season by serving a league ...
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Baltimore Ravens outside linebacker Michael McAdoo tore his Achilles tendon during an organized team activity Thursday and had surgery on Friday, according to Aaron Wilson of The Carroll County Times. McAdoo, 21, was trying to come back from a knee injury that cost him last season, but now he’s likely to miss his second consecutive [...]
Looking to add depth along the defensive line this offseason, the Baltimore Ravens’ search netted them Ryan McBean, a multitalented 6-foot-5, 305-pounder. McBean inked a one-year, $1.21 million deal earlier this month. But it will be nearly a month into the regular season until he can make his debut with the Ravens. McBean, 28, has [...]
It’ll be a three-horse race to see who will back-up Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice this season. At some point, Rice will return to running with the Ravens’ first-team offense. But until he does, rookie Bernard Pierce and second-year backs Anthony Allen and Damian Berry have an opportunity to make their case as to [...]
On the NFL Network’s Top 100 Players of 2012, Baltimore Ravens fullback Vonta Leach was voted on by his peers as the league’s 45th best player. As a member of the Houston Texans in 2010, Leach helped pave the way for Arian Foster, who rushed for a league-high 1,616 yards. Leach was ranked on last [...]
Vonta Leach is a thoughtful, sensitive and intelligent man in the prime of his life. He is also the best damn blocking fullback in the NFL.Vonta Leach's peers voted him the overall 45th best player in the 2012 NFLN's "Top 100" poll...It will be interesting to see if any blocking fullback besides Leach shows up in the rest of the NFLN's remaining "Top 100...
;Ray Rice and Roger Goodell at DeWitt Clinton HS in the Bronx on May 30th
The Carroll County Times caught up with Baltimore Ravens RB Ray Rice at Lardarius Webb’s charity softball game and asked him what it feels like to be back with his teammates who were competing against each other (O Vs. D). Ray had this to say:
“I miss it,” Rice said when asked about not being around his...
One of the guys I thought had a chance to be successful and replace Terrell Suggs, who is out with a torn Achilles tendon, appears to be done for the year.
Michael McAdoo, an outside linebacker from the University of North Carolina, has torn his Achilles tendon, according to this tweet from Aaron Wilson.
This cuts into the Ravens’ depth some more and they’ll have to use draft...
According to Don Banks of SI.com, the Baltimore Ravens are holding out hope that linebacker Terrell Suggs will be healthy enough to come back late in the season and at least serve as a pass rushing specialist.
The Ravens could end up using the new injured reserve rule, by placing Suggs on IR and having him return late in the season. Each NFL team will have the opportunity...
It will be nearly a month into the regular season before defensive lineman Ryan McBean can make his official debut with the Baltimore Ravens