After nine seasons with the Baltimore Ravens, outside linebacker Jarret Johnson faces an uncertain future with the franchise that drafted him in the fourth-round of the 2003 draft. Johnson, 30, will be an unrestricted free agent at the end of the league year in March and he knows that the Ravens are trying to get [...]
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About two weeks ago, CBS Sports’ Charley Casserly reported that Baltimore Ravens center Matt Birk would retire following the 2011 season. It came as a bit of a surprise to Birk at the time. Birk, 35, told ProFootballTalk Live earlier on Friday, that he will decide between retirement and returning to the Ravens for a [...]
The Baltimore Ravens promoted linebackers coach Dean Pees to defensive coordinator on Friday, filling the void left by Chuck Pagano, who departed to Indianapolis to become the head coach of the Colts. Pees inherits a defense that has ranked among the NFL’s best over the past decade. Pees has been the Ravens’ linebackers coach since [...]
Jimmy Smith will be heading into his first off-season as a Baltimore Raven hoping to earn a starting cornerback’s spot when he returns this summer for training camp and the preseason. “I’m going to have a great offseason so I can get that corner spot,” Smith said, via BaltimoreRavens.com. Smith, 23, was primarily used as [...]
Baltimore Ravens safety Ed Reed has been to the postseason six times in his 10 year-career, but he has yet to reach the Super Bowl. After another bitter postseason defeat, and a season in which he played through multiple injuries, many are wondering whether Reed will return for the 2012 season. Reed, 33, did not [...]
As the Baltimore Ravens enter an off-season certain to be marked by change to the 53-man roster, one thing is for sure, according to running back Ray Rice: Both he and quarterback Joe Flacco will play for the Ravens in 2012. “It will be an interesting off-season, but one thing I can guarantee you is [...]
With the Baltimore Ravens’ 2011 season having officially come to a close with a disappointing 23-20 defeat in the AFC Championship Game, here’s a look ahead at their 2012 opponents. Home: Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers, Denver Broncos, Kansas City Chiefs, Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, New England Patriots Away: Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns, [...]