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The Purple Chaos:
The Baltimore Ravens have more ammunition for the draft in April, as they were awarded two compensatory selections Monday at the annual NFL owners meetings. The Ravens received a fourth-round pick (130th overall) and a fifth-round pick (169th overall) in exchange for losing free agents Dawan Landry, Chris Chester and Josh Wilson before the 2011 [...]
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Paul Kruger is the front-runner to replace Jarret Johnson as the Baltimore Ravens’ starting strong-side linebacker, according to an article by Jeff Zrebiec of The Baltimore Sun. Johnson, 30, had manned the position for the past five seasons and is one of the Ravens’ most durable players, having started a franchise-record 80 consecutive games and [...]
Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh told the media at this week’s owners meeting’s down in Florida that he doesn’t know if running back Ray Rice will hold out for a long-term deal or if he’ll play under the franchise tag.
Harbaugh obviously hopes Rice will elect to not hold out.
“I think it will be the same level of maturity. I don’t know what their strategy will...
After a normal, quiet free agency period in Baltimore, the Ravens announced last Friday that they agreed to terms with four unrestricted free agents (two returning), according to general manager/executive vice president Ozzie Newsome via press release.
Two important returning players are linebackers Brendon Ayanbadejo and Jameel McClain—who both re-signed three-year deals. Safety...
Domonique Foxworth was released by the Ravens this offseason, but that doesn’t mean he’s out of the game of football permanently.
According to multiple reports, Foxworth was elected the president of the NFL Players’ Association.
Foxworth has been dealing with rehabbing a torn anterior cruciate ligament since tearing it during training camp in 2010.
Former Baltimore Ravens cornerback Domonique Foxworth was elected as the new president of the NFL Players Association, the union announced.
Foxworth replaces Kevin Mawae, who retired following the 2009 season.
"One of the most important things I learned from Kevin is about responsibility," Foxworth said. "Players like to say, 'The NFLPA is our organization.&...
The Patriots defense took a lot of flak this past season, as the unit struggled to contain offenses week after week. Though the intensity picked up during the playoffs, allowing for a run at the Super Bowl, the regular season did not go well for the Patriots defense. Serving as a barometer for the Patriot's overall performance, free safeties Patrick Chung and Sterling Moore slipped...
The NFL Players Association became the latest pro sports entity to lend its support to the family of slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin on Tuesday. "The NFL Players Association offers its sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of Trayvon Martin. The community of NFL players stands together as ONE TEAM against any form of injustice," read the statement released...
It's hard to really visualize Ray Rice holding out from his franchise tag status this summer...but I suppose it is technically possible.So that leaves... Anthony Allen coming off IR and 3rd-team for most of last year, with 3 carries for all of 8 yards on the season, and... Oh yeah, almost forgot to register it--- Ricky Williams has retired. Give me Anthony Allen over Brandon...
The Baltimore Ravens say 'further moves possible'.