Stevie Johnson Still Has Work To Do In Order To Secure 49ers’ No. 3 WR Position

  Matt Maiocco of CBS Bay Area doesn’t consider veteran WR Stevie Johnson a “lock” to make the 49ers 53-man roster as of now. “With a $3.65 million base salary, [Johnson] must have a good camp to justify the 49ers awarding him the No. 3 role over one of the younger players,” Maiocco writes. The 49ers sent the Bills a conditional 2015 fourth-round pick in return for...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
14 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers sign 13 players to reserve/future contracts

The San Francisco 49ers have signed reserve quarterback McLeod Bethel-Thompson as one of 13 players signed to reserve/future contracts. The moves were announced Wednesday, three days after the Niners (14-5) lost 23-17 to the rival Seahawks in the NFC championship game at Seattle. Also signed are: tackle Carter Bykoski, safety DJ Campbell, running back Jewel Hampton, guard Al Netter...
Via AP on Fox
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts: Week 12 | Thankful…that it’s over

Questionably missing from much of Sunday’s game: Colts running back Donald Brown(Photo: Indy Star/Matt Kryger) Well, well…here we are. Week 12. The week of Thanksgiving. And the Colts haven’t left us much to be thankful for, after a 40-11 loss to the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday. It was a good, old-fashioned butt kicking. And one that, unfortunately, we’ve seen a few times...
Via The Blue Mare
November 25, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Admits to Colts that Officials Blew Call on Fumble Reversal

Chuck Pagano said today that the NFL admitted to him that the officials were wrong to reverse a call that the Colts recovered a fumble. That wasn't the only call the officials blew on Sunday night that hurt the Colts, either. Almost anybody with a TV and half-decent eye-sight could see that a fumble call in the Colts vs. Texans game that was ruled to be recovered by the Colts...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens get Carter from Colts for Reed

The Baltimore Ravens acquired running back Delone Carter from the Indianapolis Colts on Wednesday in a trade for wide receiver David Reed. The deal involves two players who have seen limited playing time in the NFL. Reed, 26, has five career receptions for 66 yards over three years. All five catches came last year. To this point in his career, his biggest plays have come on special...
Via Fox Sports
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Colts trade Delone Carter to Ravens for David Reed

The Indianapolis Colts have made a mid-preseason trade with the Baltimore Ravens. They gave away running back Delone Carter and in return they got wide receiver David Reed.The trading has not stopped. The Colts decided to clear up a position that was clogged up with players, and added a solid depth receiver. Delone Carter showed some promise in his rookie year but never really broke...
Via Everything Colts
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts acquire WR Reed for RB Carter

The Indianapolis Colts got a Reed from Baltimore. Just not the one many of us thought they would early in the offseason. Just two days after the team signed CFL WR Maurice Williams, Colts owner Jim Irsay announced this afternoon that they team had traded back-up RB Delone Carter to Baltimore for Ravens back-up WR David Reed (former Ravens S Ed Reed signed with Houston as a free...
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August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens trade WR David Reed to Colts for RB Delone Carter

The Baltimore Ravens have acquired running back Delone Carter from the Indianapolis Colts in exchange for wide receiver-kick returner David Reed, both teams announced Wednesday. As is the case with most preseason trades, it represents a change of scenery for two players on the roster bubble with their former squads. Carter was in a battle [...]
Via The Purple Chaos
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens shipped former draft pick WR David Reed to Indy for RB Delone Carter

The Ravens were starting to look pretty deep at the wide receiver spot, until today.  The Ravens shipped former draft pick David Reed to the Indianapolis Colts for Delone Carter.  Carter has amassed 499 yards and five scores over his first two seasons, but his 3.8 yards per carry paints an accurate picture of a […]
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August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Delone Carter Traded To Baltimore For WR David Reed

Indianapolis Colts running back, Delone Carter, has been traded to the Baltimore Ravens for wide receiver David Reed. Jim Caldwell continues to stockpile Colts players also nabbing Brandon Stokley and Dallas Clark within the past week. I’ve never thought much of Carter and in fact thought Donald Brown was the better back. We’ll see if the Colts keep Brown on after cuts but his...
Via FF Locker Room
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Colts trade Delone Carter to the Ravens in exchange for David Reed

According to Mike Chappell of the Indy Star,  the Colts have traded running back Delone Carter to the Ravens in exchange for wide receiver David Reed. BREAKING NEWS: #colts trading RB Delone Carter to Baltimore Ravens. Good move for Carter. Didn't fit in team's plans. — Mike Chappell (@mchappell51) August 21, 2013 Carter ran for 122 yards and 3 touchdowns last season...
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August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens get RB Carter from Colts for WR Reed

The Baltimore Ravens have acquired running back Delone Carter from the Indianapolis Colts in a trade for wide receiver David Reed. The deal, announced Wednesday, involves two players who have seen limited playing time in the NFL. Carter has started three games over two seasons with the Colts, running 133 times for 499 yards and five touchdowns. He was a fourth-round pick out of...
Via Fox Sports
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts RB Delone Carter traded to Baltimore for WR David Reed

The Indianapolis Colts have traded running back Delone Carter to the Baltimore Ravens for receiver David Reed as first reported by The Indianapolis Star. The move doesn’t come as a surprise. Carter a 2011 fourth-round draft pick was projected as the fourth running back behind Ahmad Bradshaw Vick Ballard and Donald Brown. If the Colts carry four running backs in the regular season...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Colts Trade RB Delone Carter To The Ravens

Mike Chappell reports that the Indianapolis Colts have traded RB Delone Carter to the Baltimore Ravens. Chappell adds that the Colts believed Carter was no longer a fit in their offensive plans. The Ravens are sending WR David Reed to Colts in return for Carter. Carter, 26, was a former fourth-round pick of the Colts back in 2011. Previous reports indicated that Carter was in a...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens practice hard before PS opener in Tampa...

You might expect a little letdown on the pace of practice now that the first preseason game is only a day away in Tampa. But the Ravens coaches have their pedals to the metal. I can almost hear what Ozzie Newsome (GM) is thinking--- "Weed out the rookies and free agents now, not later...we've got some veteran talent that we'll need to make room for when free agents get...
Via Ravens Football Machine
August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens’ James Ihedigbo, David Reed miss practice with injuries

The Baltimore were without starting strong safety James Ihedigbo and wide receiver David Reed during yesterday’s practice session. Ihedigbo was sidelined due to a neck ailment, while Reed was held out with a groin injury, according to Aaron Wilson of The Baltimore Sun. Head coach Jim Harbaugh downplayed both injuries, noting that Ihedigbo was being given a rest and saying that...
Via NFL Injury Report
August 05, 2013  |  Discuss

KSK 2013 NFL Prekkake: Baltimore Ravens

Last year: 10-6, Super Bowl champions Acquisitions: Elvis Dumervil, Matt Elam, Chris Canty, Caleb Hanie (!!!), Michael Huff, Visante Shiancoe Departures: Ray Lewis, Ed Reed, Anquan Boldin, Dannell Ellerbe, Paul Kruger, Dennis Pitta (injury) Vegas 2013 win total over/under: 8 1/2 wins Verdict: OVER Five selections Ravens players make at the ice cream truck - Crunch So Hard University...
Via Kissing Suzy Kolber
August 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens: 5 Most Pressing Questions To Answer in Camp

With the NFL's offseason coming to a close, the Baltimore Ravens open up traning camp and begin their quest for a Super Bowl repeat in earnest. Their 2012 season had a storybook ending, as they rode the fiery hot post season play of Joe Flacco to their second ever Vince Lombardi trophy. Since then, Ray Lewis rode off into the sunset and called an end to his brilliant career,...
Via Football Nation
July 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Do Ravens need to shop for a wide receiver?

The Ravens’ wide receivers are about to go under the microscope. The competition to start at wide receiver opposite Torrey Smith is wide open. Jacoby Jones is the frontrunner to win the job. However, at least five other receivers are in the mix, including Tandon Doss, Aaron Mellette, David Reed, Deonte Thompson, and LaQuan Williams. The battle among them will be intense when training...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Harder to Replace---Ed Reed or Ray Lewis?

Interesting debate over at NFLN the other night... The two defensive faces of the Ravens franchise – Ray Lewis and Ed Reed – are gone. So which one is more difficult to replace? Former New York Giants lineman Shawn O'Hara and analyst Brian Baldinger of the NFL Network debated the question as part of their 32 teams in 32 days segment. O'Hara picked Reed...
Via Ravens Football Machine
July 02, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Draft: Baltimore Ravens Team Needs

April 25th marks the day that the Super Bowl reigning champion Baltimore Ravens will hang their second Vince Lombardi Trophy into their trophy case for good and move past their 2012 campaign to focus on the 2013 season by way of the NFL Draft. The Ravens send a key player away, released another and allowed several more to pursue their ‘greener’ pastures. According to Ravens’...
Via Gridiron Grit
April 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens keep three of their own

I already wrote that the Ravens lost two of their linebackers from last season. However, they’re also keeping a few free agents. The team announced that they have re-signed restricted free agents Morgan Cox and David Reed. Cox, the team’s long snapper, is key to the success of kicker Justin Tucker and punter Sam Koch. Reed, a wide receiver, came back in the middle of last season...
Via MyTeamRivals.com
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens 2013 Offseason Preview

Of course, the Ravens’ biggest priority this offseason is to figure out how to keep defending Super Bowl MVP Joe Flacco in a Ravens uniform. He’s been asking for big money (Howard doesn’t believe Flacco deserves it) but the Ravens have other options. They can negotiate him down to earth considering he has had one great postseason and does not deserve Tom Brady/Drew Brees/Aaron...
Via The Football Juice
February 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens' new season begins with Free Agent questions...

The celebration phase of an NFL championship ends for the Ravens on March 12, as free agency looms for a lot of their most vital players. We know a deal will get done to hold on to Joe Flacco, even if it's done by use of the "franchise tag". But what about guys like Dannell Ellerbe (ILB) or Paul Kruger (OLB) ?  I would consider these guys to be as key to the Ravens...
Via Ravens Football Machine
February 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Friday's injury report: Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers

Injury report for Friday:Baltimore RavensInjury Status Probable: WR Tandon Doss (ankle), LB Dannell Ellerbe (toe, back), CB Asa Jackson (thigh), FB Vonta Leach (knee, ankle), LB Ray Lewis (triceps), DE Albert McClellan (shoulder), DE Pernell McPhee (thigh), DT Haloti Ngata (knee), RB Bernard Pierce (knee, thigh), TE Dennis Pitta (thigh), WR David Reed (thigh), S Ed Reed (shoulder...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 01, 2013  |  Discuss
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