The Ravens announced a flurry of roster moves Sunday morning as they continue the process of shrinking their roster from 90 to 53 players.
Damien Berry (RB) Rashad Carter (WR) Jack Cornell (OL) Bryan Hall (LB) Ramon Harewood (OL) Moe Lee (CB) David Mims (OT) Will Pericak (DE) Gerrard Sheppard (WR) Tommy Streeter (WR) and Meshak WIlliams (OLB) were placed on waivers.
NEW ORLEANS -- Inactives were announced 90 minutes before kickoff. The Ravens' inactives: CB Asa Jackson, S Omar Brown, CB Chris Johnson, LB Adrian Hamilton, G/T Ramon Harewood, WR Deonte Thompson, DT Bryan Hall. For the 49ers, QB Scott Tolzien, S Trenton Robinson, RB Jewel Hampton, LB Cam Johnson, DT Tony Jerod-Eddie, G Joe Looney and nose tackle Ian Williams. --49ers...
Many players on both the Ravens and the 49ers are experience the Super Bowl for the first time in their careers. Some are handling it better than others. Just as the fans are doing that made the trip to New Orleans, the players are documenting their journey through their Twitter accounts with behind the scene photos.
Here are all the tweets and pictures posted by Ravens players...
For the Ravens: S Omar Brown, DT Bryan Hall, LB Adrian Hamilton, OG Ramon Harewood, CB Asa Jackson, WR Deonte Thompson and DL DeAngelo Tyson
For the Patriots: WR Kamar Aiken, DE Jake Bequette, DT Marcus Fortson, DB Derrick Martin, G Nick McDonald, DB Malcolm Williams, T Markus Zusevics
For the Ravens: DB Omar Brown, DT Bryan Hall, LB Adrian Hamilton, G Ramon Harewood, DB Chris Johnson, WR David Reed and WR Deonte Thompson
For the Broncos: WR Andre Caldwell, G C.J. Davis, RB Chris Gronkowski, QB Caleb Hanie, CB Tracy Porter, DT Sealver Siliga and TE Julius Thomas
For the Giants: WR Ramses Barden, TE Travis Beckum, DE Adewale Ojomo, SS Kenny Phillips, TE Adrien Robinson, DB Tyler Sash, DE Justin Tuck
For the Ravens: WR Tandon Doss, DT Bryan Hall, G Ramon Harewood, OLB Albert McClellan, SS Bernard Pollard, WR Deonte Thompson and G Bobbie Williams
For the Ravens: QB Dennis Dixon, LB Dannell Ellerbe, DT Bryan Hall, G Ramon Harewood, CB Jimmy Smith, OLB Terrell Suggs and WR Deonte Thompson
For the Redskins: WR Brandon Banks, WR Dezmon Briscoe, OT Tom Compton, G Adam Gettis, QB Rex Grossman, G Josh LeRibeus and LB Roddrick Muckelroy
Note: This is the first time since 2003 that the Ravens will be without both linebackers Ray Lewis and Suggs.
For the Steelers: OT Mike Adams, WR Jerricho Cotchery, QB Byron Leftwich, RB Rashard Mendenhall, QB Ben Roethlisberger, DB DeMarcus Van **** and OLB LaMarr Woodley
For the Ravens: TE Ed Dickson, LB Dannell Ellerbe, WR Deonte Thompson, DT Bryan Hall, OG Ramon Harewood, CB Jimmy Smith and CB Chris Johnson
Below is the inactive list for the Pittsburgh Steelers week 13 game on the road against the Baltimore Ravens. The 7 inactive players are announced 90 minutes before kickoff.
LB LaMarr Woodley
T Mike Adams
WR Jerricho Cotchery
QB Byron Leftwich
QB Ben Roethlisberger
RB Rashard Mendenhall
CB DeMarcus Van ****
CB Jimmy Smith
CB Chris Johnson
For the Ravens: DT Bryan Hall, OG Ramon Harewood, CB Chris Johnson, DE Pernell McPhee, CB Jimmy Smith, WR Deonte Thompson and OG Bobbie Williams
For the Chargers: RB Curtis Brinkley, LB Larry English, OG Tyronne Green, LB Jonas Mouton, TE Dante Rosario WR Eddie Royal and S Brandon Taylor
For the Ravens: CB Asa Jackson, RB Bobby Rainey, OT/OG Ramon Harewood, WR Deonte Thompson, TE Billy Bajema, DE Pernell McPhee and DT Bryan Hall
Rookie DeAngelo Tyson and OG Jah Reid are active today.
For the Browns: DT Ahtyba Rubin, DB Dmitri Patterson, RB Brandon Jackson, DB Tashaun Gipson, FB Owen Marecic, OL Jarrod Shaw and WR Josh Cooper
The New England Patriots came into the Inner Harbor to face the Baltimore Ravens in a Sunday night matchup on national television. It was a swing game for both teams as they each stood at 1-1 and with a win they would sit a top their respective division. Plus it would give one team a head to head advantage that could be important come playoff time in the AFC.
With the Ravens...
For the Patriots: DE Jake Bequette, DE Brandon Deadrick, CB Alfonzo Dennard, DE Justin Francis, TE Aaron Hernandez, G Nick McDonald, RB Shane Vereen
For the Ravens: TE Billy Bajema, DT Bryan Hall, CB Asa Jackson, OLB Sergio Kindle, OT Jah Reid, DE DeAngelo Tyson, WR LaQuan Williams
This means Torrey Smith will play.
DL coach Clarence Brooks got some much-deserved prime time in Monday's press conference at the Ravens Castle complex.Defensive assistant Clarence Brooks...It is not uncommon for Brooks to have a smile on his face before and after workouts and meetings. It's obvious he loves his job...and he knows he's got a lot of talent to work with.“He is a fun coach to have. He lets...