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Ravens put Terrence Cody on PUP list

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Defensive tackle Terrence Cody re-signed with the Ravens in April and then spent the rest of the offseason recovering from hip surgery.

His recovery has not progressed quickly enough for the team to be sure that he’ll be ready to go on the first day of training camp, so they announced on Friday that Cody has been placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list. Cody can be activated at any point during camp, but can’t practice with the team until they formally make that move.

Cody started 14 games during the 2011 season, but has seen his playing time dip over the last two seasons as the Ravens have looked elsewhere for help stuffing the run. Cody said this spring that he wants to show he can be more than just a run stopper this season.

“With the hip injury, I haven’t been able to grow as much lately,” Cody said, via the team’s website. “Now that I’m about to be healthy, I can be able to do things more on the field, instead of just being there as a first- and second-down guy.”

Given the health concerns, he’s probably not guaranteed anything but a chance to vie for a roster spot this summer on a defensive line that added two new members in this year’s draft.

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27 Responses to “Ravens put Terrence Cody on PUP list”
  1. youtubeingravenvids says: Jul 18, 2014 3:16 PM

    Hmmm….and I was just reading about how healthy he was heading into camp…I guess they are just trying to delay the process of cutting him. With all the depth on the d-line, plus his past poor performances, and now his health being an issue, he is as good as gone.

  2. joeflaccoallday says: Jul 18, 2014 3:23 PM

    He sorry

  3. pooflingingmonkey says: Jul 18, 2014 3:24 PM

    In Cody’s case, PUP stands for Piling Up Pounds. The don’t call him Mount Cody for nothing.

  4. steelerben says: Jul 18, 2014 3:25 PM

    Mt Cody never really managed to live up to the flashes of ptoential he showed early. And it is never easy for a guy that size to recover from hip surgery.

  5. jimr10 says: Jul 18, 2014 3:25 PM

    Another Alabama bust

  6. doctorrustbelt says: Jul 18, 2014 3:26 PM

    Nice wizardry, Ozzie.

    LOL!!!

  7. thepftpoet says: Jul 18, 2014 3:26 PM

    The best franchise that wears purple in The Minnesota Vikings.

    Sorry Purple Bums, your franchise is bad.

  8. crownofthehelmet says: Jul 18, 2014 3:29 PM

    Based on last year’s performance, half the team belongs on the Physically Unable to Perform list.

  9. pascalswager42 says: Jul 18, 2014 3:30 PM

    I assume he had a torn labrum in his hip socket. I’ve torn both of mine. It feels like 100 needles being jammed directly into your hip….not fun.

    Surgery is maybe 50/50 successful, they haven’t perfected it quite yet. IIRC, ARod had several procedures to get it right, and Percy Harvin and Brandon Marshall have both had successful procedures – we’ll see how they hold up.

    I’ve opted for PT and limiting running on hard surfaces and other high-impact activities versus surgery since its not a guarantee of any benefit.

    I wish him good health, that injury sucks.

  10. sladewillson says: Jul 18, 2014 3:32 PM

    I’ll blindly agree with the ravens on most things just like any fan will for their favorite sports team however keeping this guy is one of the few that I must question

  11. ravensbob says: Jul 18, 2014 3:33 PM

    Just lost his spot. Williams will excel this year, Cody never could get with the program.

  12. bassplucker says: Jul 18, 2014 3:37 PM

    So in this case, physically unable to perform basically means he’s too damn fat to get out of bed.

  13. doctorrustbelt says: Jul 18, 2014 3:46 PM

    “I’ll blindly agree with the ravens on most things” -slavewillson
    _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

    Pretty much sums up the mouth breathing, sheep-like character of baltimore ravens fans.

  14. khar9 says: Jul 18, 2014 3:59 PM

    If he can’t do his job , they will find someone who can

  15. lenbias34pt says: Jul 18, 2014 4:00 PM

    All signs point to Cody never working a day in his life.

    If he spent 2 hours a week lifting weights we would be talking about the next Vince Wilfork but i’m not sure he has lifted a weight in his life.

    The Hip has been a nice reason for his failure of late, but if not for the hip he’d still be in lousy shape and not producing a damn thing on the field.

    Watching the lottery ticket waste away. Find your Bong and your video game Cody.

  16. pftisfulloftrolls says: Jul 18, 2014 4:15 PM

    doctorrustbelt says: Jul 18, 2014 3:46 PM

    “I’ll blindly agree with the ravens on most things” -slavewillson
    _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

    Pretty much sums up the mouth breathing, sheep-like character of baltimore ravens fans.
    —————————————————————
    Coming from someone who believes Andy Dalton can win a Super Bowl, that’s rich.

  17. crownofthehelmet says: Jul 18, 2014 4:35 PM

    No, no, no pftis. Dalton won’t win a Superbowl until he gets a true #2 receiver. But once he does, he’ll win every superbowl ever played thereafter.

  18. pftisfulloftrolls says: Jul 18, 2014 5:01 PM

    crownofthehelmet says: Jul 18, 2014 4:35 PM

    No, no, no pftis. Dalton won’t win a Superbowl until he gets a true #2 receiver. But once he does, he’ll win every superbowl ever played thereafter.
    —————————————————————-
    You forgot Tight End. Apparently he doesn’t have one of those either. And apparently Guard and Center are liabilities now. Come to think of it A.J. Green struggled against Ike Taylor, so he’s not a true #1 now. I guess the Bengals need an entire new offensive corps to build around Dalton.

  19. 11inthebox says: Jul 18, 2014 5:03 PM

    lenbias34pt says: Jul 18, 2014 4:00 PM

    All signs point to Cody never working a day in his life.

    If he spent 2 hours a week lifting weights we would be talking about the next Vince Wilfork but i’m not sure he has lifted a weight in his life.

    The Hip has been a nice reason for his failure of late, but if not for the hip he’d still be in lousy shape and not producing a damn thing on the field.

    Watching the lottery ticket waste away. Find your Bong and your video game Cody.
    ———————————–
    Man, you sound like a truly miserable person.

  20. sladewillson says: Jul 18, 2014 5:15 PM

    doctorrustbelt says:
    Jul 18, 2014 3:46 PM
    “I’ll blindly agree with the ravens on most things” -slavewillson
    _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

    Pretty much sums up the mouth breathing, sheep-like character of baltimore ravens fans.

    ___________________________________
    Wow dr crust belt you are becoming my fav bungle fan. Let’s sum things up for you, you are a fan (which is short for fanatic) of the bungles and you blindly follow and agree with the choices that they make like support the ginger stepchild who can’t get it together in the playoffs while having a top 5 WR, a top 5 defense, a very talented young RB, and a couple of darn good TE’s… yea I think you are the mouth breathing sheep guy

  21. hakunamangata says: Jul 18, 2014 5:15 PM

    crownofthehelmet says: Jul 18, 2014 4:35 PM

    No, no, no pftis. Dalton won’t win a Superbowl until he gets a true #2 receiver. But once he does, he’ll win every superbowl ever played thereafter.

    I applaud you sir. Very well played

  22. ravenmadnky says: Jul 18, 2014 5:50 PM

    I couldn’t figure out why Ozzie resigned this slappy in the first place. Just a wasted draft pick.

  23. scoobies05 says: Jul 18, 2014 9:12 PM

    point 1. Steelers and Ravens had the same record last year. so half the Steelers should also be on the pup list
    point 2. Dr rust belt…seriously…please wait for the Bengals to actually win something
    point 3. Cody belongs on the C U T list

  24. crownofthehelmet says: Jul 19, 2014 8:40 AM

    pft I have a request: please put the “Report comment” to the side of the thumbs-up/down. Sorry scoobs, meant to give you the ole thumbs-up.

  25. Nofoolnodrool says: Jul 19, 2014 8:56 AM

    Wow Ozzie made another mistake? I didn’t think the Gods made mistakes. Can’t wait for the spin on this one.

  26. scoobies05 says: Jul 19, 2014 8:58 AM

    no worries brother. hope all is well

  27. scoobies05 says: Jul 19, 2014 10:47 AM

    lighten up Skippy. no one claims he is perfect. but he is far better than most

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