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 […]
2010 Baltimore Ravens Schedule With the new official schedule released yesterday by the NFL, here are some quick takes on the Raven’s new schedule: Season opener on Monday night against N.Y. Jets First 2 games are played away and against playoff teams 12th hardest schedule in the league, based on opponent’s 2009 cumulative record of […]
Since my last post about RFA, only two players, Marshal Yanda and Jalen Parmele, have chosen to sign their tenders before yesterday’s deadline. Yanda was a key contributor to the Ravens running game last year. Sized at 6’3″ and 310 lb., Yanda made it hard for opponent D-linemen and linebackers to get past him. He […]