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Though the fullback position seems to be vanishing right before our eyes, don't tell that to the running backs benefiting from punishing lead blockers. On some teams, like the Patriots, the position doesn't exist. For the teams that do use fullbacks, many are used in unique ways to fit the nature of each team's offense. Because of this fact, rating the fullbacks was quite the task. Not surprisingly, the Baltimore Raven's dominant blocker, Vonta Leach leads Bleacher Report's list of top fullbacks. Highlighted by his excellent ratings in both pass-blocking and run-blocking, Leach has been the premier fullback in the...

Newsome: ‘Jarret is a Raven’

Outside linebacker Jarret Johnson figures to be one of the toughest decisions the Baltimore Ravens will have to make when free agency begins this off-season. Johnson, a fourth-round draft pick out of the University of Alabama in 2003, will become an unrestricted free agent in March. There has been some buzzing that the Ravens would [...]

Ravens looking to re-sign Lardarius Webb

Baltimore Ravens cornerback Ladarius Webb will be a restricted free agent once the new league year begins on March 13th and it looks like the Ravens would love to re-sign him. According to Dan Pompei of the National Football Post, the Ravens are pushing hard to re-sign Webb, since he’s proven that he’s fully recovered from a torn ACL that he suffered in 2010. People within...

Ravens targeting wide receiver in draft?

According to Tony Pauline of, the Baltimore Ravens have a “large number of wide receivers” on their official draft interview list and could be considering one as early as the 1st round. Two of the Ravens interviewees were Rueben Randle and Stephen Hill, both of whom are potential late 1st-round prospects. It may come as a slight surprise that Ravens would be...

Ray Rice waiting for the franchise tag

According to Aaron Wilson of the Carroll County Times, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice looks like he’ll receive the franchise tag for the 2012 season. As the Ravens franchise player, Rice will make about $7.7 million in 2012. “The meeting went fine,” said  Rice’s agent Todd France per the Times. “We obviously know the tag is coming, but we will continue to have...

Does Flacco Deserve Contract Extension?

2012 is the final year of Joe Flacco’s contract with the Ravens, and the early word out of Baltimore is that the two sides had a productive first meeting regarding a contract extension Saturday at the NFL combine. Naturally, neither Flacco nor the Ravens want this negotiation looming over their heads when the season begins in 2012. However, if I were a Ravens fan there is no way...

Ravens, Flacco begin negoiations

According to Aaron Wilson of The Capital, the Baltimore Ravens and the representatives for quarterback Joe Flacco got off to a good start as they attempt to hammer out a contract extension. “I think it was very productive,” agent Joe Linta told The Capital. “It’s very clear that Joe is an important part of the Ravens team. We’ll keep working away. I’m optimistic that...

No numbers exchanged in first Flacco, Ravens meeting

Multiple reports emerged on Saturday that the Ravens and quarterback Joe Flacco had a “productive” initial meeting regarding a possible extension of Flacco’s rookie deal, which expires after the 2012 season. And while it’s indeed possible for productive discussions to occur without money being directly discussed, a source with knowledge of the situation tells PFT…

Baltimore Ravens Rumor Mill

Keep up with all the Ravens reports from around the web. Please note that by listing the following links to various news reports, the Baltimore Ravens in no way confirm that any of these reports are true or have validity.

Grubbs' agent has "positive" meeting with Ravens, but no deal is imminent

In a perfect world, the Ravens would get a quick resolution in their effort to sign soon-to-be free agent Ben Grubbs before the Pro Bowl left guard hits the open market and undoubtedly receives some big offers.

Baltimore Ravens star RB Ray Rice braces for franchise tag

Baltimore Ravens star RB Ray Rice braces for franchise tag

Ray Rice braces for the franchise tag

A full week into the window for using the franchise tag, no player has yet to be on the receiving end of a pair of multi-million-dollar handcuffs.  Though Ravens running back Ray Rice may not be the first, it’s looking more and more inevitable that, eventually, it’ll happen. “We obviously know the tag is coming,”…

Could Ravens add to young wide receivers corps through draft?

The Ravens have stated that adding another wide receiver to the mix is one of their top offseason priorities.
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