Found April 13, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman Bryant McKinnie may be on the hook for $4.5 million according to a lawsuit filed by Pro Player Funding back in November. McKinnie took out a “lockout loan” from the sports lending agency in the amount of $4.2 million in February of 2011. The lending firm alleges that McKinnie missed a payment on the loan in August of last year. All parties involved in the lawsuit, including McKinnie, have agreed to the garnishment of the offensive lineman’s wages this coming season. However, Pro Player Funding has filed a second lawsuit against McKinnie to try to recoup money from McKinnie’s future wages. Moreover, McKinnie is countersuing Pro Player Funding, claiming that $1.7 million of the original loan was never delivered to him and that the firm engaged in unscrupulous business activities.

McKinnie owes $4.3 million in lockout loans

Baltimore Ravens left tackle Bryant McKinnie must find a way to fork over $4.3 million to a company that gave him a loan before last year’s lockout. Pro Player Funding, a company that specialized in lockout loans last year, has obtained a judgement against McKinnie ordering him to pay $4.3 million, according to TMZ. McKinnie, [...]

Report: Ravens' McKinnie owes $4.3M

Baltimore Ravens lineman Bryant McKinnie must find $4.3 million after failing to make payments on a loan he took out during the 2011 NFL lockout, TMZ reported Thursday. In February 2011, then-Minnesota Vikings player McKinnie took out a $4 million personal loan with Pro Player Funding (PPF), which specialized in "lockout loans" for NFL stars worried about an impending...

Report: Lockout loan biting back at McKinnie

Bryant McKinnie’s missed payment on a high-risk lockout loan last year is coming home to roost. He reportedly has a judgment against him for $4.3 million.

2012 Baltimore Ravens Bikini Calendar Shoot Highlighted By Acrobatics

Blah, blah, blah. The Baltimore Ravens cheerleaders were in the Bahamas recently to shoot a bikini calendar. We’ve posted dozens of these ‘stories’ over the years and they all start to run together. Chick…in bikini…beach…sun…fake tans…blah…blah…blah. But the big news out of this 2012 shoot is that the ladies brought the male cheerleaders with them and turned in...

Rice not expected to report for voluntary offseason workouts

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice won’t report when the Ravens’ voluntary offseason workouts begin Monday, a source told the NFL Network. Rice, 25, has yet to sign his $7.7 million franchise tag and isn’t expected to do so anytime soon. By putting the tag on Rice, the Ravens are only locked into the Pro [...]

Report: Ravens show interest in Dennis Dixon

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch is reporting that Dennis Dixon is still an option for the Rams but he is also being pursued by the Ravens.  The Ravens need a back up quarterback for Joe Flacco.  The only other QB on their roster is Tyrod Taylor.  While Taylor could be a capable back up he has not had a chance to show he can play in the NFL. Dixon has started in this league.  He almost...

John Harbaugh stands by Joe Flacco

Amid reports that Joe Flacco and the Baltimore Ravens have yet to finalize a new financial arrangement heading into a contract year for the quarterback, coach John Harbaugh said in a Baltimore radio interview yesterday that he stands behind Flacco. “He’s our quarterback and I love the guy,” he declared. Regarding Flacco’s recent comment that he thinks he’s the best quarterback...

Report: Ray Rice won’t be at workouts without new contract

According to reports from Steve Wyche from, Ray Rice won’t be joining the Ravens for voluntary workouts on Monday. The Ravens and Rice have been working on a long term contract for some time now, but still haven’t come very close to any kind of agreement. Rice was due to be an unrestricted  free agent before the Ravens used the franchise tag on him early last month....

Ravens RB Rice to be a no-show for workouts

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice will not report for voluntary offseason workouts Monday. Rice, who is seeking a long-term extension, has not signed the franchise tender placed on him, reported. The 25-year-old Rice rushed for 1,364 yards and 12 touchdowns last season. He also had 76 receptions for 704 yards and three scores. Rice has ripped off three straight 1...

The 2012 Ravens cheerleaders are quite the athletes

The Baltimore Ravens cheerleaders were in the Bahamas for a calendar photo shoot recently. Get this -- these aren't the best pics. Every time you check your email, think -- gotta check Bob's... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Video: Ray Lewis Speaks To The University of Miami Players

One of the best things about Baltimore Ravens MLB Ray Lewis is that he always represents where he came from. Please click the link below to watch this video.


The Ravens' scouts are using concussion information on draft prospects as part of their scouting reports filed to general manager Ozzie Newsome. "That information is out there," Newsome said. "As far as what we do, and most teams do, is once we get guys here, we'll get a baseline test done with those players, so that if a concussion occurs, then we have something...

Video: On the Clock – Harbaugh Brothers

Trent Dilfer, Chris Mortensen and Mel Kiper Jr. on ESPN’s On the Clock discuss the Jim and John Harbaugh. Mortensen even goes so far as to say the 49ers will win the NFC and also the Super Bowl.
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