Ex-Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman Ben Grubbs has agreed to a five-year, $36 million contract with the New Orleans Saints, league sources said Thursday.
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After Carl Nicks agreed to a huge deal with the Bucs on Tuesday, the Ravens’ challenge to re-sign guard Ben Grubbs might have gotten even tougher.
The New Orleans Saints, preparing to lose free-agent All-Pro guard Carl Nicks, are making a strong push for Ravens guard Ben Grubbs, according to league sources.
The Steelers are keeping their fingers crossed they can retain Mike Wallace, but it remains a distinct possibility a team can swoop and steal the wideout away.
The Baltimore Ravens tendered offers to restricted free-agent cornerbacks Lardarius Webb and Cary Williams.
The Ravens released CB Chris Carr on Thursday, according to league sources.
Ravens center Matt Birk isn’t retiring, according to his agent, Joe Linta. Birk wants to return to Baltimore, and Linta began contract talks with the team Saturday at the NFL Scouting Combine.
Joe Linta, the agent for Ravens QB Joe Flacco, met with team officials at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis on Saturday afternoon and said initial contract talks went well.
Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Anquan Boldin, Baltimore Ravens, Chad Henne, Eli Manning, Joe Flacco, Joe Philbin, Laurent Robinson, Lee Evans, Mario Manningham, Matt Flynn, Matt Moore, Miami Dolphins, Mohamed Sanu, New York Giants, Ramses Barden, Ray Rice, Torrey Smith, Victor Cruz, Vincent Jackson, Wes Welker
With Mario Manningham expected to hit free agency, the Giants could consider a number of options for what has become a rather productive No. 3 receiver position.
A couple of short, but sweet leftovers from Thursday’s Pro Bowl practice at Hickam Air Force Base.
After 16 seasons in the NFL, Ray Lewis is at peace with his status — as what many consider the best ever at linebacker, and as a regular visitor to Honolulu as a runner-up.
Call it sour grapes, but Baltimore Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo might not be among the hundreds of millions of people watching two Sundays from now when the New England Patriots take on the New York Giants in the Super Bowl.
When you look at the tape, the Patriots and Giants walked away conference champions for reasons that spanned the length of the game. And the Ravens and 49ers exited stage right for just as many reasons.
Posted: Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Playbook picks, Baltimore Ravens, Brian Baldinger, Brian Billick, Joe Theismann, New England Patriots, New York Giants, San Francisco 49ers, Solomon Wilcots
“Playbook” analysts Solomon Wilcots, Brian Baldinger, Joe Theismann and Brian Billick make their picks for the conference championship games.
Ball So Hard University has produced its first crop of graduates. Matt Richey, Kenny Silkworth and Robert “McFreshington” Norton have put their heads together to pump out “Ravens Nation,” a song dedicated to Naltimore’s 12-4 jaunt through the regular season that continues Sunday with a home playoff game against the Texans.