Found March 18, 2012 on
The Purple Chaos:
Baltimore Ravens inside linebacker Jameel McClain visited the Denver Broncos on Friday, according to Aaron Wilson of The Carroll County Times. McClain, 26, hasn’t received a lot of action thus far in free agency, but now, the four-year veteran is drawing some interest. The 6-foot-1, 245 pounder ranked second on the Ravens with 84 tackles, [...]
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The Baltimore Ravens have retained starting left tackle Bryant McKinnie, electing to pick up his $500,000 roster for next season, according to Aaron Wilson of The Carroll County Times. There had been buzzing that the Ravens were thinking of parting ways with McKinnie because they had a visit scheduled with free agent Eric Winston, the [...]
Baltimore Ravens center Matt Birk passed his physical and signed a three-year deal with the team on Monday, according to the team’s official twitter feed. Birk, 35, has not missed a start since joining the Ravens prior to the start of the 2009 season, playing in 48 consecutive regular season games and seven postseason games. [...]
After the departure of Pro Bowl left guard Ben Grubbs, the Baltimore Ravens answered some questions along the offensive line by re-signing center Matt Birk to a three-year contract and offered a contract to Philadelphia Eagles free agent guard Evan Mathis. Birk, 35, had contemplated retirement following the Ravens’ 23-20 loss to the New England [...]
The Ravens made their first move in free agency, but it wasn’t really a move at all.
The team announced in a press release that they and center Matt Birk agreed to a three-year contract, pending a physical.
Birk, a 15-year veteran, has started every game for the Ravens since arriving in Baltimore in 2009.
The veteran is seen as a vital cog in Baltimore’s offensive line.
The Baltimore Ravens are still in the market for Ben Grubbs’ replacement at left guard, as Evan Mathis has agreed to a new deal to remain with the Philadelphia Eagles, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Mathis, 30, agreed to a five-year, $25 million deal to remain in Philadelphia after having his most successful season in [...]
San Francisco 49ers free agent wide receiver/kick returner, Ted Ginn, visited the Baltimore Ravens after visiting the Detroit Lions on Friday, according to Aaron Wilson of The Carroll County Times. Ginn, a former first-round draft selection of the Miami Dolphins out of Ohio State, would give the Ravens the dynamic kick returner they lacked last [...]