Found October 30, 2013 on NFL Trade Rumors:
The Baltimore Ravens announced that they have released veteran S Michael Huff and DE Marcus Spears. The Ravens signed safties Omar Brown and Brynden Trawick to their active roster. Both Huff and Spears were signed to contracts this offseason in the hope that they would help to solidify their rebuilt defense. Huff, 30, signed a three-year contract worth $6 million, which also included a $1.5 million signing bonus. Huff has only contributed just four tackles this season and was even benched for a game. In fact, Huff hasn’t played a single snap since Week 4. Spears, 30, signed a two-year deal worth $2.75 million, which included a $600,000 signing bonus. Spears was losing playing time to third-round pick DT Brandon Williams and he was forced to miss a few games with a knee injury. Spears totaled 10 tackles on the year. We’ll have to see any another team is willing to bring in either of these players right away. The Cowboys could use defensive line help and Spears spent some time with ...

Rolando McClain on retiring at 23: ‘I just wanted to kill somebody’

Former Oakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain said he walked away from the NFL because he was worried he would do something he would regret. “I felt like Aaron Hernandez, like I just wanted to kill somebody,” McClain said in an interview for this week’s ESPN The Magazine. The Raiders released McClain in April.  He signed with the Baltimore Ravens, but abruptly decided...

Ravens waive Michael Huff, Marcus Spears

The Baltimore Ravens have announced that they’ve waived veteran safety Michael Huff and defensive end Marcus Spears. The Ravens waived two vested veterans, safety Michael Huff and defensive end Marcus Spears. Both players were signed this past offseason. Baltimore signed two practice squad safeties, Omar Brown and Brynden Trawick, to the active roster. They will be counted...

Baltimore Ravens: Could RB Bernard Scott be the answer?

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Ravens Waive Veterans Michael Huff, Marcus Spears

Before heading into the bye, Head Coach John Harbaugh indicated the Ravens could shake up their special teams unit. On Wednesday, the Ravens made two big moves to do just that. The Ravens waived two vested veterans, safety Michael Huff and defensive end Marcus Spears. Both players were signed this past offseason. Baltimore signed two practice squad safeties, Omar Brown and...

John Harbaugh cuts two veterans, sends a message to the rest of the Ravens..

They were symbolic mid-season cuts because both had been under-performing--- but even more significant, John Harbaugh cut them to send a message to the rest of the Ravens roster. He might as well have said, "Look, I know you were brought in here as free agents after successful careers elsewhere, but right now I just don't think you're capable of playing like a Raven...

Ravens Cut Michael Huff & Marcus Spears

So much for Michael Huff replacing Ed Reed in the Ravens secondary. Ian Rapoport is reporting that the Ravens have cut off-season additions Michael Huff, and former Cowboys defensive end Marcus Spears. According to the Baltimore Sun, Ravens head coach John Harbaugh said heading into the bye week that the team will explore every...

Ravens' LB McClain to start again vs Browns

Jameel McClain will remain Baltimore's starting weak-side linebacker against Cleveland. Baltimore Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees says McClain will get the nod Sunday over Josh Bynes, who started the first six games when McClain was sidelined by a spinal cord injury. McClain returned in Week 7 and had six tackles in the 19-16 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Bynes was...

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Baltimore Ravens: Why The Ravens Will Heat Up Following Their Bye

After coming off a much needed bye, Baltimore has a lot of questions that must be answered concerning their 3-4 record.The impact of losing Ray Lewis, Ed Reed, Anquan Boldin, Dannell Ellerbe, and Paul Kruger seems to has made its mark thus far. So have the injury issues of star running back Ray Rice. The inconsistancies of quarterback Joe Flacco haven't helped much either...

Rolando Mclain On Retiring: I Just Wanted To Kill Someone Like Aaron Hernandez

Former Raiders first round pick Rolando McClain up and retired a few months into his stint with the Baltimore Ravens, and it left many wondering why. McClain sat down with Seth Wickersham of ESPN the Magazine, and made a startling revelation when he admitted that he retired because he was headed down a horrible path. McClain who stated that he “felt like a ticking time bomb...

Ravens-Browns Preview

If the Baltimore Ravens are to continue their dominance of the Cleveland Browns, they must return from their bye week playing better than they did heading into it. Hoping to avoid a third straight defeat, the visiting Ravens try for a 12th consecutive victory over a Browns team that looks to end a three-game slide Sunday. Not since Nov. 18, 2007, has Baltimore (3-4) lost to the...

Baltimore Ravens: 2013 Week 9 NFL Power Rankings (#13)

Last week: 13 (+0) Record: 3-4 On bye.
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