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It was reported Saturday morning that wide receiver Anquan Boldin will likely be released by the Ravens after refusing to take a pay cut. At least one of his teammates is siding with the Baltimore wideout.
Quarterback Joe Flacco told Craig Morgan of FOX Sports Arizona that he believes Boldin is making the right move after not being offered the contract he deserves.
Joe Flacco on Anquan Boldin rejecting a pay cut: "That's what he has the right to do. He's worth all the money. That's what he should do."— Craig Morgan (@cmorgancbsfoxaz) March 09, 2013
Boldin led Baltimore in both receptions (65) and receiving yards (921) in 2012 and was Flacco’s favorite target in the playoffs, leading all receivers with 22 grabs for 380 yards and four touchdowns.
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Joe Flacco wants the Ravens to keep Anquan Boldin, but he knows a little something about sticking to your guns during contract talks.
Joe Flacco‘s opinion may not be popular with the Ravens’ front office, but it’s one that will resonate with his teammates and the NFL players’ association.
The Ravens’ quarterback supports Anquan Boldin‘s decision to reject a pay cut from Baltimore. Boldin’s cap number is $7.531 million for 2013, and the Ravens’ are in a bit of a bind salary cap-wise after signing...
Did the Baltimore Ravens spend too much money on their quarterback? Now they expect a guy like Anquan Boldin to take a pay cut. Reports are surfacing throughout the media that say if Boldin doesn’t renegotiate his 6 million dollar base contract, the team will cut him come Tuesday. Maybe Flaccco should offer his teammate some cash to stick around at a lower rate. After all it...
The NFL postseason is when each of the remaining teams gets exposed. The Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers have just healed one open wound apiece with Monday’s trades for Anquan Boldin and Percy Harvin.
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Anquan Boldin was phenomenal during the playoffs this season. However, the Ravens, who are cap-strapped, have reportedly told the receiver to take a pay cut or they would release.
According to a report, Boldin’s base salary is $6 million and the Ravens would like to free up some cap space to be a participant in free agency.
Boldin originally said he would retire if the Ravens cut...
The saga is over. Anquan Boldin has been traded. Baltimore traded the wide receiver to San Francisco for a sixth round pick in the upcoming draft.
Boldin will provide Colin Kaepernick another target down field.
The Ravens were said to be on the verge of releasing Boldin so Ozzie Newsome did well to get a draft pick in return. It is unclear exactly what Boldin would have gotten on...
After winning a Super Bowl, Baltimore Ravens receiver Anquan Boldin is being asked to take a pay cut. If not he might be released.
Boldin makes $6 million right now but the Ravens would like a more cap friendly number. Mainly to resign linebacker Danell Ellerbe who is a high priority and other pending free agents.
This comes after signing quarterback Joe Flacco to a massive...
According to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun, the Ravens have traded wide receiver Anquan Boldin to the San Francisco 49ers for the sixth round pick.
Anquan Boldin traded to 49ers for a sixth-round pick
— Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) March 11, 2013
This is a big move by the 49ers who need another receiver to go along with Michael Crabtree and Mario Manningham.
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That didn't take long--- The Ravens asked Anquan Boldin to take a $2 million pay cut to remain a Raven. 'Quan said no way. Okay, said Ozzie, we're trading you to the 49ers for a 6th round pick. Boom. Done.
And now 'Quan is done as a Raven. Coming up on 33 he still has one more good year left in him. The Ravens are going to miss his big plays.
The Baltimore Ravens traded wide receiver Anquan Boldin to the San Francisco 49ers on Monday for a sixth-round draft pick after he failed to agree to take a cut pay.
The loss of the veteran wide receiver now means the defending Super Bowl champions will likely turn to either Tandon Doss or Jacoby Jones to replace him. Jones is expected to stay in 2013 even though he is a due a...
NFL trade machine just moving today. A key component to the Baltimore Ravens recent Super Bowl run, is now gone.
For over a decade, Ray Lewis was the unquestioned leader of the Baltimore Ravens' defense, giving countless speeches that rallied his troops around him. They were fiery, and they came from the heart, but they were also ridiculous, even for his teammates.
"Oh, it's funny," Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco told USA Today Sports while talking about Lewis' passionate...
According to Alex Marvez of Fox Sports, the Baltimore Ravens have asked WR Anquan Boldin to take a pay cut or be released.
Boldin, 32, has a $6 million base salary for the 2013 season that the Ravens would like renegotiated.
This idea was proposed following the team’s Super Bowl win as one of the ways that they could free up some much needed cap space in order to retain some of...
According to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun, the Ravens are expected to make a “significant” offer to linebacker Dannell Elerbe before free agency opens up this coming Tuesday.
‘There’s always a chance, and that’s what I’m hoping will happen,” Ellerbe said. “The Ravens are a perfect situation for me. Hopefully, it’s a perfect situation for me to sign on the dotted...