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That is the question that has plagued the Ravens and running back Ray Rice’s agent all offseason. Is it Arian Foster/LeSean McCoy value or Adrian Peterson/Chris Johnson? Who really knows? Rice is the most dynamic player on the Ravens’ offense, but he’s not the best. That distinction belongs to quarterback Joe Flacco. The running back sealed the AFC North with two long touchdown runs in the regular season finale against the Cincinnati Bengals and that’s what makes him so valuable. Where does his value lie in my opinion? I think Rice should get slightly more Foster and McCoy, but nowhere close to Peterson and Johnson. I don’t really know the dollar value and that’s something the Ravens and Rice’s agent need to settle on. Will this deal happen? It may not, but Rice could always be franchised next season and extended then.

Report: Ray Rice likely looking for $10 million a year

Getty Images According to the Chicago Tribune, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice is reportedly looking to make $10 million per season in his next contract. The only running backs that make over $10 million a season are Adrian Peterson and Chris Johnson.   Rice is not in the same league as either of those players. Running backs that make just under $10 million a year are LeSean...

Can Flacco carry the Ravens in ‘T-Sizzle’s’ absence?

They play on the opposite side of the ball. While quarterback Joe Flacco anchors the Ravens offense, outside linebacker Terrell Suggs is one of the cornerstone pieces on one of the best defensive units in the NFL. Flacco is far from perfect. His biggest problem is following up one solid performance with another. One week [...]

Ray Lewis pumps up the Loyola lax team

Legendary NFL linebacker Ray Lewis of the Baltimore Ravens visited the Loyola University Maryland men’s lacrosse team before its practice on Wednesday, May 16, to give a talk prior to the Greyhounds’ NCAA Quarterfinals game and it was a typical monster from Ray. As far as motivational speakers go, Ray has a very long career ahead of him as none other than Tony Robbins could...

Ray Lewis gives a speech to the Loyola Greyhounds lacrosse team

Ray Lewis of the Baltimore Ravens gave a speech to the Loyola Greyhounds lacrosse team last week. This speech wasn't as good as some of the other ones Lewis has given to other teams.Lewis was more calm during this speech than in the speech he gave to the Stanford basketball team a few months ago. Lacrosse is a different sport than basketball though and I am sure Lewis knows what he is doing.

Report: Ravens haven’t discussed not paying Terrell Suggs’ salary

Getty Images According to Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun, there has been no indication that the Baltimore Ravens may place linebacker Terrell Suggs on the nonfootball injury list and not pay his entire $4.9 million base salary for the upcoming season, even though they legally hold that right because of the new CBA. Right now the Ravens front office has also reportedly not held...

Ravens do not plan to put Terrell Suggs on non-football injury list

A big sticking point of the lockout dispute last offseason was about offseason practices. The players got what they wanted, fewer mandated offseason practices, but it appears it’s backfired in their faces at least for Terrell Suggs and Jason Peters. With fewer mandated practices, players have to stay in shape on their own and sometimes when they attempt to do that, they get hurt...

Ed Reed will play the collision sport for one more year in the violent ‘Charm City’

Future Hall of Fame free safety Ed Reed told Sirius/XM NFL Radio hosts Adam Schein and Rich Gannon during an interview on Thursday that health concerns have him again mulling retirement. Reed, a native of Louisiana who has played his … Continue reading →

Ravens undecided on docking Suggs' pay

Unlike the Philadelphia Eagles, who reportedly have decided to dock offensive tackle Jason Peters for his offseason Achilles ruptures -- technically regarded as non-football injuries -- Baltimore officials have made no decision about adjusting the salary of linebacker Terrell Suggs, who is due a salary of $4.9 million and roster bonus of $4.6 million for 2012. There have been...

Ravens Update

LaQuan Williams emerged as the biggest surprise from the Baltimore Ravens' undrafted rookie class last summer.

Should the Baltimore Ravens be looking at RB Cedric Benson?

With Baltimore Ravens RB Ray Rice seeking a new long-term contract and without placing his signature on his offer sheet, should the Ravens be looking at RB Cedric Benson? It is being reported that Ray Rice is seeking a contract which would be in the $10 million dollar annually range but the Ravens do not seem anxious to meet his contractual demands. The Ravens placed the franchise...

Report: Ravens, Ray Rice haven’t made any progress towards a new contract

Getty Images Earlier today there was a report from the Baltimore Sun that stated that the Ravens and running back Ray Rice have made some progress towards getting a new contract worked out. Adam Schefter of ESPN has reported that both sides are talking, but they haven’t made any progress towards getting a new contract hammered out. It looks like the reporter from the Sun may...

NFL Quick Hitters

We check in with the latest happenings from the around the league, including the ever-popular "Hard Knocks" debate, the start of the new USFL, the Arizona and Buffalo offensive lines, and the Ravens' contractual dilemma with safety Ed Reed.

Time for First Fantasy Football Round 1 Mock Draft

So… it’s May 18th. Don't be afraid to take Megatron super early this year.     It is well past the deadline for our first Fantasy Football 2012 mock draft.  We are not insane, I mean we will only go about a round here. Well… since it’s past due let’s get right to it. Non-PPR, QB 6 point league, 2 wr, 2 rbs and a flex.  Normal other ****. #1. ...
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