With Ray Lewis retiring, Dannell Ellerbe signing with the Dolphins and Rolando McClain lasting just a month in Baltimore before calling it a career in May, the addition of veteran linebacker Daryl Smith makes a lot of sense for the Ravens.
The Ravens signed embattled former first-round talent Rolando McClain in mid-April to add depth at linebacker. Ray Lewis retired in February and Dannell Ellerbee landed a big contract with the Dolphins at the start of free agency so there were holes on the roster.
Chip Kelly played enough against Matt Barkley while coaching at Oregon to know what he can do at quarterback. Clark Judge says Philly's pick of Barkley means mistake-prone Michael Vick is not long for Philly.
Ravens linebacker Rolando McClain claims he wasn't the man who cursed at police in Decatur, Ala., on Sunday night. McClain's arrest for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest has put his career in jeopardy.
Owner Steve Bisciotti has a go-to saying when tensions rise in Baltimore: Trust in Ozzie. The defending Super Bowl champions take aim at a repeat with numerous pressing needs armed with the resolve that comes with having GM Ozzie Newsome at the controls.