Baltimore Ravens

Stadium: M&T Bank Stadium | Coach: John Harbaugh
Team RankingOverallRushingPassing
Offense17th91.4 (28th)256.2 (12th)
Defense7th89.4 (5th)232.8 (9th)
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Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateExpCollege
37Allen, Javorius RB6-02228/27/19913USC
24Arrington, Kyle CB5-101868/12/19869Hofstra
 Bell, Kenny WR6-11972/25/19922Nebraska
45Beyer, Brennen LB6-325611/25/19921Michigan
86Boyle, Nick TE6-42602/17/19933Delaware
 Broxton, Jarell G6-33223/27/19931Baylor
 Campanaro, Michael WR5-91911/25/19913Wake Forest
39Canady, Maurice CB6-11935/26/19942Virginia
 Carr, Brandon DB6-02105/19/198610Grand Valley State
51Correa, Kamalei ILB6-32504/27/19942Boise State
46Cox, Morgan LS6-42334/26/19868Tennessee
 Daniel, Robertson DB6-120510/2/19911Brigham Young
94Davis, Carl DE6-53273/2/19923Iowa
30Dixon, Kenneth RB5-102121/21/19942Louisiana Tech
58Dumervil, Elvis (FA) OLB5-112501/19/198412Louisville
33Elam, Matt (FA) SS5-102089/21/19915Florida
5Flacco, Joe QB6-62451/16/198510Delaware
80Gillmore, Crockett TE6-626011/16/19914Colorado State
69Henry, Willie DT6-33003/20/19942Michigan
 Houston, Stephen RB6-022510/28/19911Indiana
74Hurst, James T6-531212/17/19914North Carolina
 Jefferson, Tony SS5-112121/27/19925Oklahoma
66Jensen, Ryan G6-43105/27/19914Colorado State-Pueblo
99Jernigan, Timmy DE6-22959/24/19924Florida State
91Judon, Matt LB6-32758/15/19922Grand Valley State
92Kaufusi, Bronson DE6-62857/6/19912Brigham Young
4Koch, Sam P6-12228/13/198212Nebraska
41Levine, Anthony CB5-112003/27/19876Tennessee State
72Lewis, Alex G6-63154/21/19922Nebraska
23Lewis, Kendrick (FA) FS6-02056/16/19888Mississippi
31Lewis-Harris, Chris CB5-101852/11/19895Tennessee-Chattanooga
 Lokombo, Boseko LB6-324010/15/1990ROregon
59Louis, Lamar LB5-1123210/2/19931Louisiana State
 Luckett, Cavellis LB6-024512/6/19922Middle Tennessee State
15Mallett, Ryan QB6-62506/5/19887Arkansas
84Matthews, Chris WR6-522810/6/19894Kentucky
16Mayle, Vince WR6-22286/12/19912Washington State
50McClellan, Albert OLB6-22506/4/19867Marshall
10Moore, Chris WR6-12006/16/19932Cincinnati
57Mosley, C.J. ILB6-22416/19/19924Alabama
67Nembot, Stephane T6-632012/7/19912Colorado
48Onwuasor, Patrick ILB6-02178/22/19922Portland State
54Orr, Zach ILB6-02256/9/19924North Texas
18Perriman, Breshad WR6-22159/10/19933Central Florida
78Pierce, Michael DE6-033911/6/19922Samford
88Pitta, Dennis TE6-42386/29/19858Brigham Young
26Powers, Jerraud (FA) DB5-101937/19/19879Auburn
27Price, Sheldon CB6-21943/26/19912UCLA
 Pughsley, Jarrod G6-431012/18/19901Akron
81Reynolds, Keenan WR5-1019012/13/19931Navy
38Rolle, Jumal (FA) DB6-01905/28/19904Catawba
68Skura, Matt C6-33052/17/19931Duke
89Smith, Steve WR5-91955/12/197917Utah
90Smith, Za'Darius OLB6-42759/8/19923Kentucky
22Smith, Jimmy CB6-22107/26/19887Colorado
79Stanley, Ronnie T6-63203/18/19942Notre Dame
55Suggs, Terrell OLB6-326510/11/198215Arizona State
34Taliaferro, Lorenzo RB6-022512/23/19914Coastal Carolina
9Tucker, Justin K6-118011/21/19896Texas
96Urban, Brent DE6-73005/5/19914Virginia
64Urschel, John G6-33006/24/19914Penn State
 Vaughan, Dustin QB6-52401/27/19912West Texas A&M
17Wallace, Mike WR6-02058/1/19869Mississippi
84Waller, Darren TE6-62559/13/19923Georgia Tech
82Watson, Benjamin TE6-325112/18/198014Georgia
21Webb, Lardarius (FA) FS5-1018210/12/19859Nicholls State
32Weddle, Eric SS5-111951/4/198511Utah
77Wesley, De'Ondre T6-63267/28/19923Brigham Young
28West, Terrance RB5-102251/28/19914Towson
87Williams, Maxx TE6-42574/12/19943Minnesota
98Williams, Brandon NT6-13402/21/19895Missouri Southern State
 Woodhead, Danny RB5-82001/25/198510Chadron State
24Wright, Shareece (FA) CB5-111844/8/19877USC
73Yanda, Marshal G6-33059/15/198411Iowa
36Young, Tavon CB5-91773/14/19942Temple
Injured Players
33Byndom, Carrington (IR) DB6-01807/7/19921Texas
Roster Analysis
TeamOLine Avg. HtOLine Avg. WtDLine Avg. HtDLine Avg. WtAvg. AgeYoungestOldest
Baltimore6-4314.06-3312.326.22237
 
 
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Position Listing
Kenneth Dixon
News
Dixon (suspension) said he mistakenly took a substance without the proper NFL medical exemption, ESPN.com reports.

Previously expected to battle Terrance West for the Week 1 starting job, Dixon will instead prepare for an October debut in a backfield that now includes pass-catching maven Danny Woodhead, who joined the Ravens within the first few hours of free agency. It doesn't sound as though Dixon intends to fight his four-game suspension, as he instead vowed to focus on how he can help the team once his ban has concluded. This doesn't preclude the talented young runner from making an impact in his second NFL season, but the combination of four missed games and Woodhead's signing unquestionably dampers Dixon's 2017 outlook.

Injury
Suspension - Suspended until Week 5 of the 2017 season
C.J. Mosley
News
Mosley (calf) did not participate in the 2017 Pro Bowl due to injury.

Mosley strained his calf in Week 17 against the Bengals, an injury that head coach John Harbaugh estimated would take three weeks to heal, according to The Baltimore Sun. Although Sunday's Pro Bowl was over three weeks removed from the end of the regular season, Mosley liked erred on the side of caution and skipped the event in order to ensure his health for the start of the Ravens' offseason activities in early April.

Ryan Jensen
News
The Ravens announced on Friday that tight end Phillip Supernaw, safety Brynden Trawick, cornerback Rashaan Melvin and offensive lineman Ryan Jensen signed their exclusive-rights free agent tenders.

Supernaw was mostly a reserve in 2014 and had two catches for 27 yards. Trawick is a backup safety that plays on special teams coverage units. Melvin was signed off of the Dolphins' practice squad after injuries decimated the cornerbacks. Jensen was a 2013 draft pick that ended up spending the majority of 2014 on the practice squad.

 

Maurice Canady
News
Canady suffered a thigh injury in Sunday's matchup with the Raiders and is questionable to return.

The specifics of the injury are still unknown but look for more details to emerge once the game concludes. The cornerback has yet to log a snap on defense this season as he plays primarily on special teams.

Injury
Thigh - Questionable for the start of training camp
Boseko Lokombo
No Updates
Cavellis Luckett
No Updates
Darren Waller
News
Waller finished the season with 10 receptions on 17 targets for 85 yards and two touchdowns.

The Ravens had a logjam at tight end for much of the season, with Dennis Pitta serving as the only reliable contributor at the position on a weekly basis. Waller didn't make his season debut until Week 5 and didn't see his first targets until his fourth appearance. That said, Waller began to capitalize on his limited opportunities as the season wore on, snaring just under 60 percent of his targets and converting two of them for touchdowns. Although his target volume and overall production don't jump off the page, it's worth noting that seven of his 17 targets (41 percent) came in the red zone. While that isn't much of a sample size, it's worth comparing that to Pitta's red zone target rate of 10.7 percent. Waller has the size (6-6, 245) and testing numbers, which include a 4.46 40-yard dash and 37-in vertical jump, to make him a red zone threat in the Ravens' passing attack. Given that quarterback Joe Flacco will not have major targets Steve Smith and possibly Kamar Aiken at his disposal, Waller could have some deep sleeper potential in 2017.

Maxx Williams
News
Williams (knee) likely will face stiff competition for reps next season, ESPN.com reports.

Even if the Ravens were to move on from veterans Dennis Pitta and Ben Watson (Achilles), the team would still have intriguing alternatives in the form of Crockett Gillmore (shoulder) and Nick Boyle. Williams has failed to live up to his second-round status through two seasons, catching only 32 passes in 18 games. He had zero targets in four appearances last season, ultimately landing on injured reserve in October. At best, he'll enter training camp competing for snaps as part of a committee.

Injury
Knee - Questionable for the start of training camp
Zach Orr
News
Orr (neck) announced he is retiring from the NFL due to a congenital neck/spine condition.

Devastating news for the Ravens, as Orr was one of the best up-and-coming linebackers on the team. Before suffering the neck injury in Week 16, the linebacker had tallied 133 tackles, five pass deflections, three interceptions, and one forced fumble on the season. His sudden retirement leaves the Ravens with a massive hole in their linebacking corp that may look to fill through either the draft or free agency this offseason. In three season in the league, Orr recorded 163 tackles, one sack, six pass deflections, three interceptions, and one forced fumble through 46 games.

Injury
Neck - Out for the start of training camp
Michael Pierce
No Updates
Steve Smith
News
Smith officially announced his retirement from the NFL on Friday. In his letter to commissioner Roger Goodell, Smith said, "This is to notify you that as of today I, Steve Smith Sr., will no longer be antagonizing defensive backs. I am retiring from the National Football League."

Smith finishes his storied career as the NFL's seventh-leading receiver, racking up 14,731 yards over 16 seasons. He's also one of 14 players in NFL history with over 1,000 career receptions (1,031). The five-time Pro Bowler played his first 13 seasons with the Panthers, during which time he helped lead the Panthers to Super Bowl XXXVIII and also led the league in receptions, receiving yards and touchdowns in 2005 after missing the majority of the 2004 campaign with a broken leg. Although Smith checked in at just 5-foot-9, he still struck fear into opposing secondaries with his tenacity, speed, and ability to come down with the ball in seemingly every contested situation. Given his body of work and standing among some of the All-Time greats in terms of receptions and yards, Smith figures to be a candidate for the Hall of Fame once he's eligible.

Sheldon Price
News
Price (hamstring) has been placed on injured reserve, ESPN's Jamison Hensley reports.

With Shareece Wright (back) a late scratch, Price got the first start of his career in Sunday's loss to Washington. If Wright were to miss any more time, Tavon Young or Jerraud Powers would be the top candidates to join the starting lineup. Price doesn't seem like a strong candidate to be Baltimore's one player to return from injured reserve.

Injury
Hamstring - Questionable for the start of training camp
Jumal Rolle
News
The Ravens withdrew Rolle's (Achilles) contract tender Monday, Jeff Zrebiec of The Baltimore Sun reports.

Rolle, formerly a restricted free agent, will now hit the open market as an unrestricted free agent. He spent the entire 2016 season on injured reserve after suffering a torn Achilles the summer prior and is unlikely to land a new contract until he can prove he is fully recovered.

Injury
Achilles - Questionable for the start of training camp
Ryan Mallett
News
Mallett has agreed to a one-year contract to stay with the Ravens.

Following a competent showing late in the 2015 season, Mallett attempted just six passes in 2016 while serving as the No. 2 quarterback. He figures to reprise his role as Joe Flacco's backup, though it's possible the Ravens could bring in some competition for the job.

Carrington Byndom
News
Byndom (undisclosed) reached an injury settlement with the Ravens on Wednesday, Jayson Braddock of SportsTalk 790 reports.

It's unclear why Byndom landed on injured reserve in the first place, but he's now eligible to sign elsewhere.

Injury
Undisclosed - Questionable for the start of training camp
Benjamin Watson
News
The Ravens may take a patient approach with Watson, who missed all of last season after tearing his Achilles in the preseason, ESPN.com reports.

Coming off a breakout 2015 season, Watson joined the Ravens on a two-year, $7 million contract and was set to open 2016 as the leader of a deep tight end corps. Despite the re-emergence of Dennis Pitta atop a still-crowded depth chart, Watson's reasonable contract could persuade the Ravens to give him another shot, assuming the 36-year-old is healthy in time for training camp. Given his age and lengthy rehab process, Watson may be gunning for more of a committee role, whereas last year he had a shot at a near every-down job. It's also quite possible the Ravens will release him or ask him to accept a pay cut -- though the same can be said for Pitta.

Injury
Achilles - Questionable for the start of training camp
Jarell Broxton
No Updates
Tony Jefferson
News
Jefferson signed a four-year, $36 million contract with the Ravens on Thursday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

Jefferson's signing comes as no surprise after he was linked with the Ravens on Wednesday. He'll join last year's prized free agent signing, Eric Weddle, to form one of the best safety combos in the NFL.

Injury
Knee - MCL - Questionable for the start of training camp
John Urschel
News
The following players have been ruled inactive for the Ravens in Week 5 against the Colts: Chris Canty, Arthur Brown, Eugene Monroe, John Urschel, Phillip Supernaw, Timmy Jernigan and Michael Campanaro.
Za'Darius Smith
News
Smith (ankle) has been listed as questionable for Baltimore's Week 2 matchup with Cleveland, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.

Smith didn't practice at all throughout the past week, which could mean he's closer to doubtful than questionable to play, though as a depth player the team may activate him and limit his snaps. If he's held out look for Matt Judon to see some extra reps.

James Hurst
News
Ravens left tackle Eugene Monroe is set as the starter this season, according to the Baltimore Sun, which is reporting that there will be no open competition at that spot despite the emergence of James Hurst.

Hurst excelled as an undrafted free agent last year while Monroe proved inconsistent after signing a hefty free-agent deal. He also dealt with injuries that forced him to miss five games.

Patrick Onwuasor
No Updates
Anthony Levine
News
Levine has re-signed with the Ravens, ESPN's Jamison Hensley reports.

A key special-teams contributor and versatile defensive reserve, Levine has played all 16 games in each of the last four seasons. He doesn't figure to see much playing time on defense unless the Ravens have terrible injury luck in the defensive backfield.

Keenan Reynolds
News
Reynolds was promoted to the Ravens' active roster Friday.

Reynolds, a rookie who played quarterback for Navy in college, is slated to provide depth at wide receiver and in the return game for the Ravens in their season finale against the Bengals.

Joe Flacco
News
The Ravens have not given Flacco much help through the first week of free agency, ESPN.com reports.

Already losing wide receiver Steve Smith to retirement, the Ravens also lost starting right tackle Ricky Wagner (Lions) and starting center Jeremy Zuttah (49ers), without adding new pieces or having obvious replacements on the current roster. Baltimore has instead focused on rebuilding its defensive backfield, which might be wise from a team perspective but doesn't bode well for Flacco's 2017 prospects. The offensive line currently stands as the biggest question mark, with the wideout group also looking like a potential weakness. The Ravens did add pass-catching back Danny Woodhead (knee), who is 33 years old and currently rehabbing a torn ACL. The Ravens likely will address their offense during the upcoming draft, but it's always a sketchy proposition to expect major immediate contributions from rookies. The team may also look to the bargain bin of free agency, as it has often done successfully in the past.

Breshad Perriman
News
Coach John Harbaugh is confident that Perriman can step into a larger role in 2017 following the retirement of Steve Smith and the potential release of Mike Wallace. "He's super talented. I think Breshad has really come a long way in terms of his work ethic, his attention to detail, his professionalism," said Harbaugh at his combine press conference.

Perriman, 23, had a successful first full season as a pro in 2016 after sitting out his rookie season due to a knee issue. He reeled in 33 of his 66 targets for 499 yards and three touchdowns and truly began to flash his potential in the second half of the season. With Smith gone, that leaves 101 targets unaccounted for, and if Wallace departs as a cap casualty, that'd be another 117 targets that the Ravens would have to redistribute. Perriman would be the obvious choice to take on a larger role given his talent and his status as a former first-round pick. He already was entering 2017 with a brighter outlook following Smith's retirement, but if Wallace is to leave as well, Perriman would be the presumptive favorite to secure the No. 1 role out wide.

Robertson Daniel
News
Daniel was released by the Ravens on Saturday, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports.

Daniel was merely a depth option in the team's secondary after being promoted from the practice squad in late October. His release gave way for the Ravens to elevate safety Matt Elam (knee) back to the active roster.

Mike Wallace
News
The Ravens have picked up Wallace's contract option for 2017.

After seeing former Raven and 49er Torrey Smith choose Philadelphia over Baltimore in free agency, retaining Wallace was a no-brainer, especially with the team having bid adieu to veteran pass-catcher Steve Smith. Per the Baltimore Sun, Wallace's 2017 option is for $5.75 million. The 30-year-old is coming off his first season with the team, in which he caught 72 passes (on 117 targets) for 1,017 receiving yards and four TDs in 16 contests.

Timmy Jernigan
News
The Ravens may consider trading Jernigan, who is preparing for the final season of his rookie contract, ESPN.com reports.

The perennially cap-strapped Ravens have invested a lot in other parts of their defense, most recently giving out huge contracts to NT Brandon Williams and S Tony Jefferson. The 48th overall selection in the 2014 draft, Jernigan may have priced himself out of the team's range with his solid play the past two years. He's recorded either four or five sacks in each of his three seasons while also providing a strong presence against the run the past two campaigns.

Willie Henry
News
Henry (undisclosed) was placed on injured reserve Tuesday.

Henry will miss the remainder of the season due to an undisclosed injury. The rookie did not log a single statistic all season, as he was buried on the Ravens' depth chart and often ruled inactive on Sundays.

Injury
Undisclosed - Questionable for the start of training camp
Danny Woodhead
News
Woodhead (knee) has officially signed with the Ravens.

This signing might have seemed a bit surprising at first glance, but it made a lot more sense once the Ravens announced that Kenneth Dixon will be suspended for the first four games of the 2017 season. Dixon's backfield mate, Terrance West, isn't much of a pass catcher -- making Woodhead a sensible addition to the Baltimore backfield. It's still surprising to see the 33-year-old get a three-year contract while recovering from a torn ACL, but the structure of the deal probably limits Baltimore's investment beyond the first season. Assuming Woodhead makes a full recovery from the injury he suffered in Week 2, he should be a valuable target for Joe Flacco on check-downs. Woodhead said Friday that his knee feels great, adding that he'd only continue playing if he knew he could be the same player he was in past years, according to ESPN's Jamison Hensley..

Injury
Knee - ACL - Questionable for the start of training camp
De'Ondre Wesley
No Updates
Chris Moore
News
Moore (coach's decision) is inactive for Sunday's Week 5 tilt versus the Redskins, the team's official site reports.

The reserve receiver takes a seat after seeing action in the first four games of the season. Moore had seen his snap count increase in each of those contests while receiving a total of nine targets during that span. Steve Smith, Sr., Mike Wallace, Breshard Perriman and Kamar Aiken should be the primary focus of Joe Flacco's attention at the receiver position in Week 5.

Terrell Suggs
News
Suggs (biceps) will return to play for the Ravens in 2017, CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

Suggs played with a torn biceps from Week 6 on in 2016, not to mention a vague elbow ailment he apparently had to deal with as well. He's scheduled for offseason surgery to correct the bicep issue and there doesn't appear to be any concern that either injury will impact his availability for the start of the 2017 campaign, but it awaits to be seen how extensive of a role Suggs may have entering his 15th season in the league.

Tavon Young
News
Young (shoulder) returned in the second half of Sunday's game and finished the contest with three tackles and one pass defensed.

The rookie out of Temple briefly exited Sunday's contest with a shoulder injury, but he managed to return to the field and turn in arguably his best performance of the season. According to Pro Football Focus, Young was the top-graded Ravens defender Sunday, turning in a 91.7 grade on the strength of allowing just two catches for four yards in coverage. It appears that Young has overtaken Shareece Wright for a starting role at corner back for the Ravens as evidenced by the fact that the rookie saw 57 total snaps compared to Wright's 13.

Eric Weddle
News
Weddle picked off his fourth pass of the season Monday and added a team-high 11 total tackles in the loss to the Patriots.

Weddle made his presence felt once again Monday as he picked off his second pass in as many weeks. Moreover, he was strong in run support and racked up a season-high 11 tackles (six solo, five assisted), including one sack. According to Pro Football Focus, Weddle was Baltimore's highest graded defender in Monday's loss. He figures to be busy again Sunday when the Ravens face the Eagles' quick passing attack.

Terrance West
News
West was extended an original-round tender by the Ravens on Tuesday, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports.

West, a former third-round selection, would net the Ravens a compensatory third-round pick if he were to be signed to an offer sheet by another team after being tendered by Baltimore. The 26-year-old running back had a bit of a renaissance in Baltimore last season as he led the team in rushing (774 yards) and rushing touchdowns (5). Given that he carries such a high original-round tender, it's unlikely that another team would pursue signing him to an offer sheet. With that, look for West and Kenneth Dixon to be Baltimore's primary backs in 2017.

Matt Skura
No Updates
Lardarius Webb
News
Webb was released Friday by the Ravens, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports.

The releasing of one of Baltimore's longest tenured players likely comes as a result of the team's singing of safety Tony Jefferson, and Webb's absence will give the Raven's some cap relief. While the veteran cornerback-turned-safety hasn't been heavily involved in run-stopping up front, he does possess some solid coverage skills and should have no problem finding a new home on the open market this offseason.

Kyle Arrington
News
Arrington (concussion) has been placed on the Ravens' injured reserve list.

Arrington suffered what is being considered a concussion during the Ravens' first preseason contest, but there may be more to that story considering how he has already been deemed as out for the entire year. However, he had been considered a long shot to make the final team even before going down.

Injury
Concussion - Questionable for the start of training camp
Bronson Kaufusi
News
Kaufusi (ankle) was placed on the Ravens' injured reserve list on Tuesday, The Baltimore Sun reports.

Kaufusi, the Ravens' third-round selection in May, suffered a broken ankle on Aug. 4 and had been considered lost for the season since. He likely enter the 2017 campaign as a candidate for a significant role in DC Dean Pees' 3-4 scheme.

Injury
Ankle - Questionable for the start of training camp
Shareece Wright
News
Wright was released by the Ravens on Tuesday, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports.

Wright missed time with a thigh injury last season, recording 52 tackles and six pass deflections through 12 games. The Ravens also released safety Kendrick Lewis on Tuesday, giving the team an extra $4.9 million in cap space. The veteran cornerback should be able to attract the attention of at least a few teams looking to bolster their secondary.

Chris Lewis-Harris
News
The Bengals will be without top wideout A.J. Green (concussion) and starting tight end Jermaine Gresham (back) for Sunday's playoff game at Indianapolis. They combined for 1,501 receiving yards and 11 touchdowns this season.

With those key targets out, quarterback Andy Dalton figures to rely on running backs Jeremy Hill and Giovani Bernard and wideout Mohamed Sanu.

Also inactive for Cincy are quarterback AJ McCarron, defensive back Chris Lewis-Harris, offensive lineman Tanner Hawkinson, defensive lineman Devon Still and wideout James Wright (knee).

Cincy is a 3.5-point underdog as Dalton looks for his first playoff win in four tries.

Justin Tucker
News
Tucker finished the season 38-of-39 on field goals and 27-of-27 on extra points to earn unanimous First-Team All-Pro honors.

Tucker's 38 made field goals tie him for fifth all-time for a single season and were the most by an NFL kicker since both he and Stephen Gostkowski converted 38 field goals in 2013. Not only was Tucker's volume impressive, but his accuracy was elite as he missed just one kick all season to notch a 97.44 field goal percentage. Tucker was also automatic from distance as he converted all 24 attempts of 40-plus yards, 10 of which were from beyond 50 yards. He finished second only to Matt Bryant among kickers in standard scoring formats, thanks in part to Bryant having a whopping 30 more extra point attempts. Tucker remains an elite option at kicker heading into 2017 and his career 89.84 field goal percentage ranks him No.1 in NFL history.

Dennis Pitta
News
Pitta has agreed to a restructured deal to remain with the Ravens, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reports.

Entering the free agency period, there was a chance that Pitta could have been a salary cap casualty to make room for Baltimore's other signings on the other side of the ball. However, Pitta has agreed to restructure in order to remain with the Ravens for at least one more season. Pitta was the third-most targeted tight end in the league last season with 121. He ultimately reeled in 86 receptions for 729 yards as he primarily worked close to the line of scrimmage as quarterback Joe Flacco's safety valve. With Pitta back in the fold for Baltimore, it drives down the values of Maxx Williams, Crockett Gillmore, and Ben Watson.

Matt Judon
News
The Ravens selected Judon in the fifth round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 146th overall.

Standing at 6-foot-3, 275 pounds, the Ravens presumably view this Grand Valley State product as an edge defender rather than an interior defender. With a 35-inch vertical and 4.73-second speed, Judon should be able to provide pressure from the edge.

Morgan Cox
News
The Ravens have signed long snapper Morgan Cox and defensive end Christo Bilukidi, according to the Baltimore Sun.

Cox, 28, snapped in seven games in 2014 before tearing his ACL. He was placed on season-ending injured reserve.

Bilukidi began his career with the Raiders, he then went on to play for the Bengals and Ravens. The 25-year-old has 16 total tackles, one pass defensed and one sack.

Carl Davis
Injury
Ankle - Questionable for the start of training camp
No Updates
Jimmy Smith
News
Smith (ankle) was placed on injured reserve Friday.

Smith continues to heal from a high ankle sprain which he suffered in Week 14, ultimately shutting him down for the remainder of the season. Through 11 games, he notched 32 tackles (29 solo), four passes defensed, and zero interceptions. Expect Tavon Young, Shareece Wright, and Jerraud Powers to see a bulk of the work at cornerback during the Ravens' season finale against the Bengals.

Injury
Ankle - Questionable for the start of training camp
Sam Koch
News
The Ravens reached a five-year contract extension with punter Sam Koch on Thursday. The deal is worth $16.25 million, which includes a $4 million signing bonus, according to multiple reports.

Koch's net punting average (43.3 yards) led the NFL in 2014 and ranked fourth best in league history. He was a first alternate to the Pro Bowl last season.

The 32-year-old Koch holds the franchise records for consecutive games played (144), gross average (45.0), net average (39.0) and punts inside the 20-yard line (251).

Elvis Dumervil
News
Dumervil will be released by Baltimore, Steve Smith Sr. of NFL Network reports.

Dumervil missed eight games in 2016 due to a foot injury, finishing the year with just 11 tackles, including 3.0 sacks, both career lows. He'll be an unrestricted free agent upon his release. The 10-year veteran will be entering his age-33 season in 2017.

Brent Urban
News
Urban (illness) is active for Sunday's game against the Steelers.

Urban missed Thursday's practice with an illness, but returned on Friday without any limitations. He should be able to play full tilt in Sunday's game.

Nick Boyle
News
The Ravens believe Boyle has a chance to become the team's best all-around tight end, ESPN.com reports.

The Ravens apparently believe Boyle has a higher ceiling than 2014 third-round selection Crockett Gillmore (shoulder) and 2015 second-round selection Maxx Williams (knee), both of whom have struggled to stay healthy the past couple seasons. However, there may also be some competition on the veteran end, with Ben Watson (Achilles) and Dennis Pitta still under contract, though both may be asked to accept pay cuts or else released. Boyle, a 2015 fifth-rounder, has already been suspended twice for violations of the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing drugs, limiting him to 24 catches in only 17 appearances. A third suspension would rule him out for an entire season, but assuming he avoids such a fate, Boyle could be in the mix for first-team reps during training camp.

Alex Lewis
No Updates
Javorius Allen
News
Allen finished the season with nine carries for 34 yards and added three receptions for 15 yards.

The second-year man out of USC saw a drastically diminished role in 2016 after showing some promise as a rookie. He primarily saw the field on special teams and only played 41 total offensive snaps. The Ravens' additions of Terrence West via free agency and Kenneth Dixon through the draft led to a new look in the backfield and effectively squeezed Allen out of the backfield rotation. Allen was inactive over the final five games of the season, which does not bode well for his future role in Baltimore. If the Ravens re-sign West, they'll likely have a similar carry distribution in 2017, which would mean a nearly non-existent role for Allen.

Jarrod Pughsley
No Updates
Chris Matthews
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Matthews will be a restricted free agent once the league year ends, Spotrac reports.

Matthews spent all of 2016 on injured reserve due to an undisclosed injury, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports.. He had been looked at as a possible No. 3 or No. 4 option at receiver for the Ravens and the team could look to bring him back in 2017.

Injury
Undisclosed - Questionable for the start of training camp
Albert McClellan
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The Ravens ruled out cornerback Tramain Jacobs (thigh) out for Sunday's game against the Dolphins. He was the only player on Baltimore's final injury report ruled out for Week 14.

Wide receiver Michael Campanaro (thigh), running back Justin Forsett (knee), tight end Crockett Gilmore (back) and linebacker Albert McClellan (thigh) were all deemed questionable. Forsett returned to practice Friday and is expected to play.

Meanwhile, the following players were ruled probable: Wide receiver Marlon Brown (concussion), tight end Owen Daniels (rest), linebacker C.J. Mosley (wrist), linebacker Daryl Smith (rest), wide receiver Torrey Smith (knee), linebacker Terrell Suggs (rest), defensive tackle DeAngelo Tyson (rest), linebacker Courtney Upshaw (hand) and center Jeremy Zuttah (ankle).

Kamalei Correa
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Correa (ribs) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports.

Saturday's move to IR officially puts an end to Correa's rookie season. The 2016 second rounder seldom saw the field on defense this season as he played more than 10 snaps in a game just once while less heralded rookies made significant impacts on that side of the ball. While injuries certainly played a factor in Correa's slow developing rookie season, the fact remains that he'll have his work cut out for him at offseason workouts and in training camp if he wants to lay claim to a larger role in the Ravens' defense.

Injury
Ribs - Questionable for the start of training camp
Kenny Bell
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Bell signed a future/reserve contract with the Ravens on Tuesday.

Bell spent the entirety of the preseason with the Buccaneers, but a concussion suffered in the final week led to his release. The 24-year-old has yet to record a reception in the league.

Lorenzo Taliaferro
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Taliaferro (hamstring) could get a look in the fullback/H-back role vacated by Kyle Juszczyk, The Baltimore Sun reports.

Taliaferro seems to be buried on the depth chart at running back, leaving him with no clear path to the final roster unless injuries hit the Baltimore backfield hard during training camp. It would thus make sense to at least give the 225-pounder a look at fullback/H-Back, which along with work on special teams might give him a real shot at making the roster. A 2014 fourth-round selection, Taliaferro has flashed some promise as a power runner when given the opportunity, but lower-body injuries cut each of his three professional seasons short. While last season's hamstring injury probably won't linger into this season, it's a stretch to think Taliaferro can actually replace Kyle Juszczyk, who parlayed his versatility into a four-year, $21 million deal with the 49ers. Even if there's little reason to believe Taliaferro can match Juszczyk's contributions as a lead blocker or pass catcher, it is possible a poor approximation could be enough to warrant one of the final roster spots.

Injury
Hamstring - Questionable for the start of training camp
Ronnie Stanley
No Updates
Matt Elam
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Elam was arrested on three drug-related charges in Miami on Sunday, NFL.com's Jeremy Bergman reports.

Elam was initially pulled over for reckless driving early Sunday morning, but police booked him on charges of marijuana possession, possession with intent to sell or deliver and possession of a controlled substance. The former first-round pick appeared in nine games as a backup for the Ravens last season, collecting four tackles. He's set to become a free agent in March after the Ravens declined his fifth-year option, but the arrest could hurt his chances of landing with a team.

Stephen Houston
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Houston signed a future/reserve contract with the Ravens on Tuesday.

Houston signed on to the Ravens' practice squad back in early December, so he's already familiar with the ins and outs of the team. The second-year man has also spent time with the Patriots and the Steelers.

Brandon Carr
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Carr signed a four-year deal with the Ravens on Thursday.

The Ravens were rumored to have interest in Morris Claiborne, who started across from Carr in the Dallas secondary for much of last season. The 30-year-old corner has started all 16 games in each of his nine NFL seasons, and while his availability has been the model of consistency, the quality of his play has been a different story. He was often exploited by No. 1 wideouts during his five-year tenure in Dallas, with his playmaking ability (one interception over the last three seasons) also leaving something to be desired. However, he should provide an upgrade in Baltimore, where the No. 2 and 3 cornerback spots are an annual weakness. Carr should draw easier matchups with his new team, as the other projected starters in the secondary -- CB Jimmy Smith and safeties Eric Weddle and Tony Jefferson -- are all stellar.

Jerraud Powers
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Powers (concussion) is listed as active for Sunday's game against the Eagles.

Powers practiced on a limited basis throughout the week, so he's slated to get the start at cornerback on Sunday across from Tavon Young.

Brennen Beyer
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Beyer has been added to the active roster in advance of Sunday's game against the Steelers, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports.

The Ravens placed Kamalei Correa (ribs) on injured reserved Saturday, which opened a spot on the active roster for Beyer to move up from the practice squad. The former Michigan Wolverine will likely be used primarily on special teams.

Brandon Williams
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Williams agreed to re-sign with the Ravens on a five-year contract Thursday. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, Williams will make $54 million over the course of the contract, with $27.5 million guaranteed.

The run-stuffing Williams was Baltimore's main priority among this year's free agent crop that also included right tackle Rick Wagner and versatile fullback Kyle Juszczyk. The Ravens managed to make room for Williams despite making the splash signing of safety Tony Jefferson and picking up Mike Wallace's $5.75 million option. Williams does not have gaudy pass rush numbers that show up in the box score, but he's a space-eating force in the middle that consistently gives opposing interior linemen fits and he is considered one of the premier run-stopping interior linemen in the league. Williams' new deal will make him the highest paid nose tackle in the NFL, per Rapoport.

Michael Campanaro
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Campanaro was extended an original-round tender by the Ravens on Tuesday, Jeff Zrebiec of The Baltimore Sun reports.

By placing the original-round tender on Campanaro, the Ravens will receive a compensatory draft pick should he be signed to an offer sheet elsewhere. With that, the Ravens would get a seventh-round selection if Campanaro leaves. Campanaro is a shifty and athletic fourth-year player who has primarily shown promise in the return game, but his contributions as a receiver have been minimal to this point in his career. Whether he stays in Baltimore or signs with another club, Campanaro's ceiling would likely be as a returner and No. 4 wide receiver.

Marshal Yanda
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Yanda (shoulder) is active for Monday night's game against the Patriots.

It would have came as a huge surprise if Yanda was ruled out, considering the offensive lineman wasn't limited in practice whatsoever this week.

Stephane Nembot
Injury
Undisclosed - Questionable for the start of training camp
No Updates
Crockett Gillmore
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Gillmore (shoulder) said he wants to have an every-down role next season, BaltimoreRavens.com reports.

Coming off an injury-marred campaign and multiple offseason shoulder surgeries, Gillmore faces a difficult path to the top of a crowded Baltimore depth chart. However, he did serve as the team's primary tight end for most of 2015, and it's possible the Ravens will ultimately release one or both of Dennis Pitta and Ben Watson (Achilles). The more likely scenario still has Gillmore serving as part of a committee in the final year of his rookie contract. Furthemore, he'll have to successfully rehab his problematic shoulders before a realistic assessment of his role can be conducted.

Injury
Shoulder - Questionable for the start of training camp
Vince Mayle
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Mayle was claimed by the Ravens on Friday, The Baltimore Sun reports.

Waived by the Cowboys on Thursday, Mayle is a former fourth-rounder and second-year player out of Washington State. He's yet to catch a ball in his professional career and will likely be buried under the Ravens' wide receiver depth chart for Sunday's season finale against the Bengals.

Kendrick Lewis
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Lewis (thigh) was released by the Ravens on Tuesday, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports.

Lewis was entering the final season of his three-year contract, but the Ravens opted to head in a new direction. Shareece Wright was also let go, giving the Ravens an additional $4.9 million in cap space between the two defensive backs. Lewis suffered a thigh injury midway through the season, landing on injured reserve for the remainder of the year. In his two seasons with the Ravens, the 28-year-old recorded 67 tackles and five pass deflections through 21 games.

Injury
Thigh - Questionable for the start of training camp
Lamar Louis
No Updates
Dustin Vaughan
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Vaughan signed a future/reserve contract with the Ravens on Tuesday.

Vaughan spent the preseason with the Steelers before breaking his thumb, which led to his release from the team. He'll look to compete for a spot on the Ravens' depth chart behind starter Joe Flacco.

 

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