The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed former Baltimore Ravens backup quarterback Troy Smith to a futures contract, according to Scott Brown of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Smith, a former Heisman Trophy winner, was selected in the fifth-round of the 2007 draft by the Ravens and was released by the team before the start of the 2010 regular [...]
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When the Baltimore Ravens signed veteran QB Marc Bulger to serve as Joe Flacco’s backup, the assumption was that Troy Smith and John Beck would battle it out for the club’s #3 quarterback job. But I’m not so sure about that. Smith and Beck will certainly get plenty of preseason playing time, but ultimately I [...]
When the only other option at QB for the Baltimore Ravens was Kyle Boller, it made a lot of sense for the fans to clamor for Troy Smith to be inserted into the lineup. So what if Smith was considered short for an NFL QB, was a 5th round pick, and tanked in the National [...]
In the past two weeks, the Baltimore Ravens have officially signed some of their draft picks and players they grabbed from free agency. This list of new Ravens include All-Pro quarterback Marc Bulger, wide-receiver draftee David Reed, tight-end draftee Ed Dickson, and defensive backs Walt Harris and Ken Hamlin. Marc Bulger Former St. Louis Rams quarterback [...]
There are a few things we learned this week during the Ravens’ passing camp. These are some quick reports on player’s health: Jared Gaither continued to miss practice. A minor bruise on the bottom of Gaither’s foot caused him to be sidelined. Although Head Coach John Harbaugh doesn’t anticipate much time will be lost, this [...]