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According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh has been texting potential undrafted free agents. He explains to the players that their names have come up in draft meetings and let’s them know that the Ravens would like to figure out a way to bring them in. Harbaugh then tells them to feel free to call with any questions they might have.
Other teams do things that are very similar to Harbaugh and the Ravens. Both the Eagles and now the Colts, send out letters to potential undrafted free agents expressing their interest.
In the NFL it’s all about trying to stay ahead of the competition and I’m sure every team does something to lure undrafted free agents.
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BALTIMORE- As expected Ravens RB Ray Rice did not show up today for the start of involuntary workouts. Rice was hit with the franchise tag early in the free agency period by the team.
Since last season, the productive back has lobbied for a new long-term deal as he has played out his rookie contract.
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Offseason team activities started for the Ravens today. As expected, Ray Rice isn’t there.
Rice, who is protesting the franchise, wasn’t expected to report without a new contract. The running wants a large contract, but the Ravens probably aren’t going to give him an Adrian Peterson-type deal.
I’m sure it will get worked out eventually.
In other news, the Ravens are reportedly...
The Baltimore Ravens announced Tuesday afternoon that linebacker Dannell Ellerbe, a restricted free agent, has re-signed with the team, according to Matt Vensel of The Baltimore Sun. Ellerbe, 26, was given a second-round restricted tender by the Ravens last month worth $1.93 million. An undrafted free agent rookie out of the University of Georgia in [...]
The Baltimore Ravens have shown interest in free agent quarterback Dennis Dixon, according to Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Dixon, 27, has spent his entire four-year career with the Pittsburgh Steelers, backing up Ben Roethlisberger. If Dixon were to sign with the Ravens, he would compete with second-year quarterback Tyrod Taylor for the [...]
After the NFL Draft, the competition for undrafted free agents is fierce but according to Jason La Canfora of NFL Network the wooing has already begun. The Ravens have taken the recruitment of future players one step further with the sending of text messages. In the modern age, with more modes of communication than ever, all the best to take advantage of them. Baltimore Ravens head...
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While Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice was not expected to report for the start of the team's voluntary workouts Monday, another offensive star with an unsettled contract situation was there -- quarterback Joe Flacco. Flacco, who is currently in the midst of negotiating a contract extension, was among the players who reported to the team's facility. NFL Network'...
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