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John Harbaugh says he considered letting Justin Tucker try a 68-yard field goal against the Browns

One of the best games of the 2020 NFL season ended with Ravens kicker Justin Tucker hitting a 55-yard field goal to beat the Browns. But Ravens coach John Harbaugh says that minutes earlier, Tucker nearly convinced him to let him kick an NFL-record 68-yard field goal. Harbaugh relayed the story of that game in [more]

Justin Houston set to visit the Ravens next week

The Ravens will be meeting with one of the top free agent pass rushers next week. According to multiple reports, Justin Houston will be in Baltimore to visit with the team next Tuesday. Houston was No. 65 on PFT’s list of the top 100 free agents and is one of the few players on that [more]

JuJu Smith-Schuster says Chiefs, not Ravens, were his second choice

The Chiefs got involved late in the running for receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster. The recruiting effort, which included coach Andy Reid texting photos of a Lombardi Trophy, didn’t keep Smith-Schuster from returning to the Steelers. However, it apparently made the Chiefs the first runners up. Via Jamison Hensley of ESPN.com, Smith-Schuster told Michael Irvin that the [more]

Demarcus Robinson: I want to show I can put up 1,000 yards and 10 touchdowns

Wide receiver Demarcus Robinson has spent his entire career with the Chiefs, recently signing a one-year deal to remain with the club in 2021. He’s appeared in all 80 games since Kansas City took him in the fourth round of the 2016 draft. But he’s never been one of the club’s top receiving targets. He [more]

Josh Allen doesn’t think franchise tag is good for team or player

Bills quarterback Josh Allen likely won’t have the franchise tag applied to him. Which would be fine by him. Asked on the 10 Question with Kyle Brandt podcast about the possibility of the device that has kept multiple franchise quarterbacks in place over the past two decades, Allen initially said, “Eww.” He then said more. [more]

Anthony Levine re-signing with Ravens

Anthony Levine has been a fixture on special teams in Baltimore for most of the last decade and he will get a chance to continue that run in 2021. Levine’s agent announced that his client has agreed to terms with the Ravens on a contract for the 2021 season. The 2021 season will be Levine’s [more]

Sammy Watkins: I think Lamar Jackson can be an elite passer in this game

Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson is one of the most dynamic players in football, having won the 2019 MVP award. With back-to-back seasons of 1,000 yards rushing, Jackson has proven he’s one of the most dangerous offensive players in the sport. But the young quarterback is not necessarily known as an elite passer. After all, Baltimore [more]

Sammy Watkins: I had my best times playing for Greg Roman

During a press conference on Monday, wide receiver Sammy Watkins said that it is time for the world to see the best of him and that he believes he’s capable of providing that kind of performance in his first season with the Ravens. Watkins’ best statistical seasons came in his first two years in the [more]

Sammy Watkins: I can’t wait to play with Lamar Jackson

After failing to land a couple of their targets, the Ravens signed a free agent receiver in Sammy Watkins. Baltimore had a few factors working in its favor, including the presence of offensive coordinator Greg Roman and pass game specialist Keith Williams — both of whom Watkins has worked with in the past. But Watkins [more]

Multiple players are intrigued by single-digit number proposal

Reggie Bush was 15 years ahead of his time. Back in 2006, marketing agent Mike Ornstein lobbied aggressively for the NFL to change its No Fun League approach to numerology, adjusting the rules so that Bush could wear No. 5 as a pro. It didn’t work. This year, it could. With the Chiefs proposing a [more]

L.J. Fort re-signing with Ravens

Linebacker L.J. Fort is remaining with the Ravens. The Ravens announced that they have re-signed Fort on Thursday afternoon. It’s a one-year contract for the veteran. Fort joined the Ravens in September 2019 after being released by the Eagles four games into a three-year contract with the team. He has appeared in 26 games the last [more]

Mark Ingram: Unless you look at my birth certificate, you can’t tell I’m 31

Mark Ingram is a 31-year-old running back who signed a one-year, $3 million deal with the Texans earlier this month. He rushed for 1,000 yards with the Ravens in 2019. But then in 2020, the club put him on the back burner in favor of younger running backs Gus Edwards and J.K. Dobbins. Ingram finished [more]

Packers-Chiefs, Cardinals-Browns among additions to 2021’s 17-game schedule

NFL owners have approved a 17-game schedule for the 2021 season and that means each team now has a new opponent on their schedule. The 17th game will be an inter-conference game each season and teams the conferences will alternate hosting duties. The AFC will host the games in 2021 and they will feature matchups [more]

Ravens announce Sammy Watkins deal, “pending physical”

It’s official. With an asterisk. The Ravens have announced that they have signed receiver Sammy Watkins to a one-year deal, “pending a physical.” The physical is always part of the process. For 99 percent of the players, it’s not an issue. For players with injury histories, it can be. That doesn’t mean the Ravens are [more]

Art Rooney II: I’m glad we got JuJu Smith-Schuster back

In the days before free agency, receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster made it clear publicly and privately that his time in Pittsburgh was ending, even though he wanted to stay. Then, something happened. More accurately, nothing happened. Smith-Schuster didn’t get the offers he thought he’d get in free agency. That resulted in, eventually, a two-team tug-of-war for [more]

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