Mock draft experts around the country have linked Wisconsin All-American center Peter Konz to the Baltimore Ravens and the two sides are scheduled to meet, according to Aaron Wilson of The Carroll County Times. Konz, 22, was a three-year starter and an All-Big Ten Conference selection that resembles the Ravens’ current center, Matt Birk. Despite [...]
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Baltimore Ravens center Matt Birk passed his physical and signed a three-year deal with the team on Monday, according to the team’s twitter feed. Birk, 35, has not missed a start since joining the Ravens prior to the start of the 2009 season, playing in 48 consecutive regular season games and seven postseason games. Passing [...]
After the departure of Pro Bowl left guard Ben Grubbs, the Baltimore Ravens answered some questions along the offensive line by re-signing center Matt Birk to a three-year contract and offered a contract to Philadelphia Eagles free agent guard Evan Mathis. Birk, 35, had contemplated retirement following the Ravens’ 23-20 loss to the New England [...]
Baltimore Ravens center Matt Birk plans to return for the 2012 season after strongly considering retirement, according to his agent, Joe Linta. Birk, 35, decided to comeback for a 14th NFL season after weighing his options following the Ravens’ 23-20 defeat to the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game. “Matt feels great,” agent [...]
Baltimore Ravens center Matt Birk has been one of the most successful center’s of his generation, both on and off the field. Birk, 35, has been named a Pro Bowler six times in his career and he’s also been a part of eight playoff teams. But the achievement that exemplifies Birk as a person was [...]
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 [...]
Following the Baltimore Ravens’ 20-13 victory over the Houston Texans Sunday, center Matt Birk disputed a CBS report that he would retire after season’s end. CBS’ Charley Casserly said on the network’s pregame show that Birk, 35, would retire after the season. “No, I haven’t made that decision yet, and I don’t know Charley Casserly,” [...]