Ravens lose another defensive lineman for the year — can Chris Canty step up?

Some bad news on the injury front. Kapron Lewis-Moore, the Ravens’ sixth-round pick from last year’s draft who essentially redshirted his rookie season due to a torn ACL, will miss the upcoming season due to a torn Achilles.  The injury happened during the 11-on-11 portion of the Ravens and 49ers joint practice, and the scene was understandably melancholy.  According to reports...
Via cover32 - Ravens
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Canty says he can’t play without big facemask

Chris Canty’s not doing it for fashion. The Ravens defensive lineman has been wearing a modified facemask with an eye shield since he suffered a detached retina in 2005, and he hopes to continue, so he can continue to play. “Not sure what the memo or new policy is, but it’s simple for me,” Canty told Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun. “No eye shield and custom mask means...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Canty's roster spot in danger?

According to Jamison Hensley of, “there’s no guarantee” Ravens DL Chris Canty will make the team’s final 53-man roster this year. Hensley mentions that Canty’s first year in Baltimore was a disappointment and points to the fact that they could free up $2 million for the 2014 season by cutting him loose as reasons why Canty could be on the chopping later this...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens pay Chris Canty his scheduled $500,000 roster bonus

The Ravens paid veteran starting defensive end Chris Canty his scheduled $500,000 roster bonus Friday, according to an NFL source. That likely secures Canty’s roster status for next season, when he’s due a $2 million base salary in the second year of a three-year, $8 million contract he signed last year. That included a $2 million signing bonus as part of $2.8 million in guaranteed...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens: Keys to victory against the Vikings

The Baltimore Ravens (6-6) welcome the Minnesota Vikings (3-8-1) to M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland on Sunday, December 8. Game time is set for 1:00pm EST and will be broadcast on FOX. The Week 14 matchup against the Vikings rounds off the Ravens’ three game home stretch. With a victory on Sunday, the Ravens would improve to 7-6, but more importantly, they will improve...
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Canty also believes RG3 shouldn’t be playing

    Ravens defensive tackle Chris Canty agrees with Ahmad Brooks that Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III shouldn’t be playing right now. “I have to agree with Ahmad Brooks,” Canty said via the DC Sports Bog. “It’s clear that RGIII does not have the explosion that he had during his rookie campaign. You know what, much of his game is predicated...
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November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens DL: Kirk Cousins gives Redskins better chance than RG3

Mike Shanahan has no intention of benching Robert Griffin III. With the Washington Redskins out of playoff contention, the last thing the team needs is to give RG3 less reps and potentially set the future of the team back even further. Having said that, there are plenty of people who feel that backup quarterback Kirk […]
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November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens Injury Report: DE Chris Canty Limited Again On Tuesday

The Tuesday injury report for the Baltimore Ravens looks exactly like the one released on Monday as the team prepares to host the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday night. Limited for a second straight day was starting defensive end Chris Canty (shoulder). Canty, however, is expected to be ready to play Thursday night. Safety Brynden Trawick (ankle) failed to practice again on Tuesday...
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November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens’ Chris Canty injures shoulder Sunday, fine for Thursday

Baltimore Ravens veteran defensive end, Chris Canty, injured his shoulder in Sunday’s 19-3 win over the New York Jets.  Aaron Wilson of The Baltimore Sun reports Canty was limited participation in practice on Monday. Canty left Sunday’s game for a short stint in the locker room after injuring his shoulder.  Examination of the injured wing must have showed no significant damage...
Via NFL Injury Report
November 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Canty has Something to Say About Justin Tuck

Chris Canty, who was cut by the Giants this past offseason after spending the last four years as a Giant, responded to Justin Tuck's comments earlier this week. Tuck told the media that he would punch anyone in the mouth who turned on Coach Tom Coughlin. Canty thought Tuck should worry about more important things: “Justin needs to worry about punching opposing...
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October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-Giant Canty to Tuck: Punch opponents not teammates

Justin Tuck recently vowed that he would punch any teammate who turns on Tom Coughlin or causes any locker-room trouble because of the Giants’ 0-4 start. But former Giants defensive tackle Chris Canty thinks Tuck should worry about punching somebody else, first. "Justin needs to worry about punching opposing offenses in the mouth," Canty, the new Ravens defensive tackle...
Via The Other Paper
October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens Injury Update: Ray Rice and Chris Canty Could Return In Week 4

The Baltimore Ravens played their first game since 2008 without Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice on Sunday, and although they came away with a win, the team would certainly like to have him back. Both Rice and Chris Canty could return this week when the Ravens travel to Buffalo to take on the Bills. Baltimore has been dealing with the injury bug since training camp when they lost TE...
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September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Canty on Suh penalty: “Offensive linemen do it to defensive linemen all the time”

It sounds like Giants DL is feeling some of Ndamukong Suh’s frustration. He isn’t defending Suh but there is definitely some contempt being held against the legality of low blocks for offensive players. “I think it was dirty,” Canty said. “I have to say this though: I understand his frustration because offensive linemen do it to defensive linemen all the time. But you just...
Via Pro Football Zone
September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Canty, Justin Tuck have medical clearances to wear custom face masks

  We mentioned earlier that the NFL has banned custom face masks. According to,  Chris Canty of the Ravens and Justin Tuck of the Giants have been granted medical clearances to wear special masks. Per NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy, the former Giants teammates (Canty now plays for the Ravens) applied for and received medical clearance to wear face masks that depart...
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August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Canty could have been a Panther

Chris Canty will be with the Baltimore Ravens organization in 2013. But he also wanted to play for a couple of other teams, including the Carolina Panthers. Unfortunately for the Panthers, they couldn’t afford Canty’s price. “They needed a lot of players. I think the direction they wanted to go was to get as many quality players as they could at a bargain price,” Canty said...
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June 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Canty’s knee is good to go

According to Aaron Wilson, Chris Canty’s knee is 100% healthy. Wilson also says Canty looks very explosive in minicamp. Canty spent the 2012 season with the Giants. He missed the first 6 games of the season. He also sprained his MCL in December. Need NFL Tickets? The post Chris Canty’s knee is good to go appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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June 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Pair of former Giants zing Cowboys

credit: getty images  We are still months away from pre-season games but already the Dallas Cowboys are getting dumped on, by two former members of the New York Giants. Chris Canty played for both the Cowboys and Giants but when asked  by NBC Sports who his favorite quarterback to sack was the now Baltimore Raven did not hesitate to answer. “Tony Romo, by far,” Canty said....
May 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Canty would take Joe Flacco over Eli Manning

Baltimore Ravens defensive lineman Chris Canty seems to have forgotten who got him his one and only Super Bowl ring. During an appearance on Pro Football Talk on NBCSN he said that he would prefer to have Joe Flacco as his quarterback over Eli Manning. “He won a Super Bowl and he’s one of the best deep-ball passers in the NFL,” Canty said, per  “Take...
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May 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Canty: Flacco better than Eli Manning

Former Giants d-lineman Chris Canty is now with the Baltimore Ravens, and it hasn't taken him long to cozy up to his new QB.

May 25, 2013  |  1 Comment

Packers’ team doctors wouldn’t sign off on Chris Canty’s knee

Before defensive lineman Chris Canty signed with the Ravens this offseason, he visited the Green Bay Packers who weren’t willing to sign off on his knee after undergoing a physical, according to the Baltimore Sun. Signed to a three-year, $8 million deal to bolster the Ravens defensive line, Canty missed the first six games for the New York Giants last season after having offseason...
Via Pro Football Zone
May 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Canty Talks NFL Draft and More!

Super Bowl Champion Chris Canty was a standout defensive lineman for the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants before signing this offseason with the defending Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Ravens, so he’s used to being in the media spotlight. But now the 9-year NFL veteran is flipping the script, serving as a special correspondent and NFL draft insider for Sqor, the groundbreaking...
April 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Canty speaks out against domestic violence

Chris Canty has not had the opportunity to make a statement for the Baltimore Ravens on the field. He is however, wasting no time in making his presence felt within the community. Canty got together with the Verizon Foundation and A Call to Men for a four-hour seminar on Tuesday at a local hotel to promote stronger and more respectful bonds with women by athletes. Please click...
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April 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs stirs the pot on Giant return

Brandon Jacobs would love to return to the New York Giants.   I don’t think he would deny that especially in light of the pictures that he has posted on Instagram over the past 12 months. His most recent featured a picture of him crushing a New England Patriots defender. The picture had a caption that read. “Trying to get back in this uniform.” Please click here to read...
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April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens release Pollard, officially announce Canty signing

The hits just keep on coming for the Ravens. Of course a lot of them are self-inflicted. The team released strong safety Bernard Pollard, according to the player’s Twitter feed. Pollard spent two seasons in Baltimore and played the role of a big hitter in the Ravens’ defensive backfield. However, Pollard is also a liability in pass coverage. The Ravens are now down at least half...
March 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens sign free agent DE Chris Canty

The Baltimore Ravens have signed free agent defensive end Chris Canty, who spent the previous four seasons with the New York Giants. Canty announced the signing Tuesday on Instagram with a photo of the signed contract, according to the Ravens website. But it was a tough day for the Super Bowl champions, who lost free agent linebackers Paul Kruger and Dannell Ellerbe. Kruger signed...
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March 12, 2013  |  Discuss
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