Ravens Extend Tend Custom Orioles Jersey ers to Seven Exclusive Rights Free Agents

Running back Alex Collins, wide receiver Quincy Adeboyejo, linebacker Patrick Onwuasor, tight end Vince Mayle and guard/center Matt Skura are among those on the list.

The Ravens extended tenders to seven exclusive rights agents ahead of Wednesday’s deadline.

The players still have to sign their tenders, but cannot negoti Personalized Baltimore Orioles Jersey ate with any other teams. The total cost of the tenders is $4.1 million, per ESPN.

Here’s a look at the list:

RB Alex Collins
Collins emerg Custom Orioles Jersey ed as the Ravens’ lead running back last year, rushing for 973 yards and six touchdowns. He was the offense’s most dynamic play Men’s Customized Authentic Baltimore Orioles Home White MLB Baseball Jersey maker and also caught 23 passes for 187 yards.

ILB Patrick Onwuasor
In his second NFL season, Onwuasor started 13 games last year and recorded 90 tackles, one sack and one forced fumble. The undrafted Portland State product emerged from the competition to take the spot next to C.J. Mosley and flashed his speed and range at times throughout the season.

WR Quincy Adeboyejo
The undrafted rookie impressed in summer practices last year, but suffered a PCL knee inj Men’s Authentic Custom Baltimore Orioles Alternate Baseball Jersey Orange ury that set him back for much of the year. Adeboyejo spent nearly the entire season on the practice squad before being called up for the final regular-season game, but didn’t make a catch.

TE Vince Mayle
Mayle was a key special teams player last year for the Ravens. In his third season, he played in all 16 games and even saw occasional offensive action. Mayle scored on a 1-yard touchdown run in Oakland in Week 5.

G/C Matt Skura
Skura stepped in at right guard after Marshal Yanda went down with a season-ending ankle injury last season. The second-year undrafted Duke product held his own, helping the Ravens offensive line get Baltimore’s running game back on track. He only gave up one sack, per Pro Football Focus.

CB Stanley Jean-Baptiste
The Ravens added the former second-round pick in early October, then promoted him to the 53-man roster after Jimmy Smith was placed on injured reserve on Dec. 5. The 6-foot-3 Jean-Baptiste pla Customized Orioles Jersey Cheap yed in one game.

G Maurquice Shakir
Shakir was promoted to the active roster midway through last year but did not see any game action. The 6-foot-4, 313-pound undrafted Middle Tennessee State product has spent much of his first two NFL seasons on the Ravens practice squad.

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Baltimore signed Jeremy Maclin midway through last summer, but his production hit a career low, in part because of nagging inj Personalized Baltimore Orioles Jersey uries.

The Ravens have released veteran wide receiver Jeremy Maclin, as Baltimore continues to shake up that unit.

Releasing Maclin brings $5 million in cap savin Men’s Authentic Custom Baltimore Orioles Alternate Baseball Jersey Orange gs. He was going to count $7.5 million against the salary cap in 2018 and was reportedly due a $1 million roster  Customized Orioles Jersey Cheap bonus Friday.

The news comes the day after Baltimore reportedly agre Custom Orioles Jersey ed to deals with wide receivers Ryan Grant and John Brown, which are expected to become official today at 4 p.m.

Maclin’s tenure in Baltimore lasted just one year after the Ravens scooped him up last summer following his release from the Kansas City Chiefs. The Ravens were hoping Maclin would bounce back after a tough 2016 season, but it was more of the same.

Just like the year before, Maclin missed four games because of injury. He posted career lows in receptions (40), receiving ya Men’s Customized Authentic Baltimore Orioles Home White MLB Baseball Jersey rds (440) and yards per catch (11.0), and scored three touchdowns.

Maclin dealt with a variety of injuries, including to his knee, back, shoulder and hand.

If previously reported deals are made official, the Ravens would have Grant, Brown, Breshad Perriman, Chris Moore, DeVier Posey and Tim White under contract at wide receiver.

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Reports: Ravens Signing Wide Receiver Ry Custom Nationals Jersey an Grant to 4-Year Deal

Baltimore is expected to sign former Washington Redskins wide receiver Ryan Grant to a four-year deal worth $29 million, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.

The Ravens are quiet no more, as they have reportedly agreed to terms with a second wide receiver before free agency officially opens.

Baltimore is expected to sign Washington Redskins free agent wide receiver Ryan Grant to a four-year deal, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.

It’s a bigger deal than they reportedly struck with John Brown hours earlier, as Rapoport says it’s for $29 million with $14.5 million guaranteed and a $10 million signing bonus.

Grant, 27, has posted 84 career receptions for 985 yards and six touchdowns in his first four years.

He became a starter for the Redskins at the end of last season and is coming off his best yea Men’s Washington Nationals Custom Majestic Alternate Scarlet Flex Base Authentic Red Jersey r. In seven starts, he posted 45 receptions for 573 yards and four touchdowns.

Standing in at 6-foot-0, the 2014 fifth-round pick out of Tulane has shown good hands and body control. He would co Custom Nationals Jersey mplement Brown’s speed and help move the chains on more intermediate routes. He’s also dependable, as he has yet to miss a game in his four-year NFL career.

General M Personalized Washington Nationals Jersey anager Ozzie Newsome vowed to change the personnel in the Ravens’ receivers room this offseason, and two reported deals in one day would do  Custom Washington Nationals Jersey just that. While Brown’s contract is for one year, the Ravens see Grant in their more long-term plans.

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Reports: R Custom Nationals Jersey avens to Sign Wide Receiver John Brown

The former Cardinals receiver is headed to Baltimore on a one-year deal, according to multiple reports.

The makeover of Baltimore’s receiving corps has started.

The Ravens have reportedly reached a one-year deal with former Ariz Men’s Washington Nationals Custom Majestic Alternate Scarlet Flex Base Authentic Red Jersey ona Cardinals wide receiver John Brown, according to ESPN and The Baltimore Sun. The contract comes on the eve of free agency and is worth $5 million with incentives up to $6.5 million, according to ESPN’s Adam Caplan.

Brown, 27, is a speedy vertical threat who is heading into the fifth season of his NFL career.

The 5-foot-11, 179-pound receiver is coming off a season where he caught 21 passes for 299 yards (both career lows) and three touchdowns. He Personalized Washington Nationals Jersey  dealt with toe and quad issues throughout the season and was limited to just 10 games.

However, he is just  Authentic Women’s Personalized Washington Nationals Home White Baseball Jersey two years removed from topping 1,000 receiving yards. His best season came in 2015 when he caught 65 passes for 1,003 yards and seven touchdowns.

Ravens General Manager Ozzie Newsome told reporters at the NFL Scouting Combine last month that the Ravens wanted to “change the personnel” in the receiver group, and Brown in the first step in that process.

Jeremy Macl Custom Nationals Jersey in, Breshad Perriman, Chris Moore and Canadian Football League addition DeVier Posey are the Ravens’ only other receivers currently under contract. Mike Wallace, the leading receiver of the last two years, and  Custom Washington Nationals Jersey Michael Campanaro are both scheduled to become free agents when the new league year opens Wednesday.

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Reports: Ravens Pic Custom Nationals Jersey k up Brandon Carr’s Contract Option

Baltimore will reportedly pay the veteran cornerback $7 million next season. The Ravens have some question marks at cornerback and don’t want to be thin at the position.

The Ravens are sticking with Brandon Carr and maintaining stability at the cornerback position, according to The Baltimore Sun’s Jeff Zrebiec.

Baltimore could have saved $4 million by parting ways with the veteran, but instead will pick up the second year of the four-year contract he signed last offseason.

Carr will have a $7 million cap hit this year with a base salary of $4.5 million in 2018, per Spotrac. That cap hit is the 21st highest among cornerbacks in the NFL.

After being burned by not having enough cornerback depth in past years, Baltimore didn’t want to leave itself thin at the cornerback position again.

The Ravens have some question marks with Jimmy Smit Custom Washington Nationals Jersey h (Achilles) and Tavon Young (ACL) coming back from season-ending injuries. Cornerback Jaylen Hill tore his ACL in late December and Maurice Canady is a promising but young corner that’s played in just 12 games in two seasons.

Last year’s first-round pick, Marlon Humphrey, proved he’s ready for a starting role. But if Smith isn’t healthy enough at the start of the season, Carr could likely be the other starter. Regardless, Carr expects to be a big factor in the Ravens’ backfield.

Signed last offseason, Carr delivere Personalized Washington Nationals Jersey d on exactly what the Ravens envisioned. He was durable (started all 16 games), dependable on the field and a leader. His 160-consecutive career starts mark the third-longest streak among all active NFL players.

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The 31-year-old veteran is also highly respected in Baltimore’s locker room and in the organization for all the work he does to better the community.

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Ravens Release Running Back  Custom Nationals Jersey Danny Woodhead

The veteran running back started last season hot, but had a diminished role after returning from a Week 1 hamstring injury.

The Ravens have released veteran running back Danny Woodhead.

Baltimore signed Woodhead to a three-year deal last offseason with visions of him boosting the short and intermediate passing game, but it didn’t work out after an early-season hamstring injury set him back.

Releasing Woodhead, 33, saves the Ravens $1.8 million under the salary cap, according to Spotrac.

Woodhead looked promising at the outset of last season, hauling in three passes on Baltimore’s first drive of the year, but suffered a major hamstring injury at the end of that same drive. It knocked him out for eight Authentic Women’s Personalized Washington Nationals Home White Baseball Jersey  games and he didn’t have a big role once he returned.

Woodhead caught just 30 more passes for 167 yards in seven games, finishing the year with 33 catches for 200 yards and no touchdowns. He carried the ball 14 times for 56 yards.

Moving forward, the Ravens already have three young running backs under contract for next season.

Alex Collins emerged as the lead back and was one of the most efficient runners in the NFL (4.6 yards per carry). Buck Custom Nationals Jersey  Allen had a rebound season to emerge  Personalized Washington Nationals Jersey as the No. 2 back and added a pass-catching element that Woodhead was brought in to provide. Assistant General Manager Eric DeCosta called Allen perhaps the team’s most improved player.

The Ravens will also get promising third-year tailback Kenneth Dixon back after he  http://www.ecustombaseballgears.com/Custom-Washington-Nationals-Jersey missed last season due to a knee injury and suspension. His six-game suspension has now been served. Dixon looked like the team’s most explosive runner in last summer’s practices.

Baltimore could also draft another young running back in what’s considered to be a strong and deep pool of talent this year.

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Courtland Sutton Working With Anquan Boldin to Become a ‘Dominant Los Angeles Chargers Custom Jersey  Receiver’

Big-bodied Courtland Sutton is in a different mold than most of this year’s wide receivers prospects.

There aren’t many wide receivers in this year’s draft with Courtland Sutton’s abundance of gifts.

He stands in at 6-foot-4, 218 pounds. He’s physical. He’s confident.

But when asked for his biggest weakness during NFL Scouting Combine interviews, Sutton admitted it’s getting separation, specifically in and out of breaks, without just bodying defenders up.

“Sometimes that’s a struggle that I do have,” Sutton said. “I understand that. It’s something that I’ve seen, they’ve all seen it. But I’m not to my peak yet. I’m not even close to my peak.”

So who did Sutton enlist to help him?

None other than former Ravens wide receiver Anquan Boldin, who knows a thing or two about how to get open when you’re bigger (or stronger) than your competition but Los Angeles Chargers  not going to beat them with speed or quickness.

Sutton has been training at XPE Sports in Boca Raton, Fla., with Boldin, who abruptly retired from the Buffalo Bills two weeks after joi http://www.ecustomfootballshirts.com/Customized-San-Diego-Chargers-Jersey ning the team in August, ending a sparkling career.

“I got to work with him and see what you do in this particular route, just getting the things out of his brain that helped him be a 15-year vet in the league,” Custom Chargers Jersey  Sutton said.

Sutton said Boldin taught him how to be more deceiving with his route-running.

“You want all your routes to look exactly the same. Whether you’re running a go-route or a dig route, you want make it look like you’re running a go every single time,” Sutton said. “That’s really huge and for a bigger guy all people think I can do is just go over the top.”

Boldin didn’t have Sutton’s size, but the two are both viewed as more possession receivers than burners.

Sutton’s speed isn’t bad, however. He Men’s Nike Custom Made San Diego Chargers Elite Alternate Light Blue NFL Football Jersey  ran a the 40-yard dash in 4.54 seconds, and his impressive three-cone drill (6.57 seconds), which was the third-best among all wideouts, shows he may have more quickness than his tape shows.

Sutton put up massive production at SMU despite shaky quarterback play. The junior topped 1,000 receiving yards and 10 touchdowns in each of his last two seasons. He posted 31 career touchdowns.

He’s also brimming with confidence.

“I would say that I’m a dominant receiver,” Sutton said. “I’m somebody that when I’m on the field that I need everybody on defense to feel my presence, whether it’s D-line, linebackers, safeties, every corner, whether you’re guarding me or not, I need everybody to understand where I am.”

There aren’t many receivers like Sutton in this year’s draft class. The top targets such as Alabama’s Calvin Ridley, Texas A&M’s Christian Kirk and Maryland’s D.J. Moore all have smaller frames or shorter heights. If the Ravens want a big-bodied outside threat, Sutton could be the ideal fit in the late-first or second round.

“I just need somebody to believe in me when I tell them that I will be that [dominant] guy for them,” Sutton said. “And if they just invest in that opportunity to let me be that g Custom Los Angeles Chargers Jersey uy for them, I won’t let them down.”

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After the NFL Scouting Combine, many draft analysts are locking onto Alabama wide receiver Calvin Ridley at No. 16, but there a few wild cards among the bunch.

Now that the NFL Scouting Combine is over, the next batch of mock drafts are being released.

Many have locked into Alabama wide receiver Calvin Ridley with the No. 16 pick. The Ravens need wide receivers. Ridley is the top wide receiver. He may last until the middle of the first round. It makes sense.

But there are also a few wild cards among the bunch.

Here are the draftniks’ latest projections, which have all been released since the Combine:

Todd McShay, ESPN
WR Calvin Ridley, Alabama
Junior; 6 -foot-1, 190 pounds
2017: 63 receptions, 967 yards, 5 touchdowns
“The Ravens are in desperate need of offensive playmakers, and they’d be thrilled if Ridley were available here. His poor jumps (worst broad jump, second-worst vertical jump among WRs) at the combine are a bit concerning, but he’s still the clear top wideout in this class. He runs terrific routes and creates well after the catch.”

Daniel Jeremiah, NFL Network
QB Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma
Senior; 6-0, 220
2017: 4,627 yards, 43 touchdowns, 6 interceptions, 198.9 QB rating
“The Ravens should be in rebuild mode and that starts with a new signal-caller. Mayfield can sit behind Joe Flacco until he’s ready to take over.”

Lance Zierlein, NFL Network
OT Mike McGlinchey, Notre Dame

Senior; 6-8, 315 pounds
“Ozzie Newsome goes with bookend Notre Dame tackles as McGlinchey returns to his role as right tackle to Ronnie Stanley’s left tackle in Baltimore.”

Matt Miller, Bleacher Report
WR Calvin Ri http://www.ecustomfootballshirts.com/Customized-San-Diego-Chargers-Jersey dle, Alabama

“General Manager Ozzie Newsome loves Alabama players and he needs wide receivers. That makes the selection of Calvin Ridley an easy one to predict before free agency. Ridley is the draft’s top wide receiver but lacks the elite size (6’0″, 189 lbs) or speed (4.43) to be considered a top-10 pick. That’s great news for the Ravens, as he could fall right into the team’s lap at pick No. 16. If you’re a Baltimore fan, start hoping now that four quarterbacks come off the board before this selection. Ridley’s route-running, hands and overall athleticism remind me of Reggie Wayne when he was with the Indianapolis Colts. If the Ravens can get that type of production from Ridley, the offense will be back to its previous playoff levels.”

Will Brinson, CBS Sports
S Derwin James, Florida State
Junior; 6-3, 215 pounds
2017: 84 tackles, 5.5 tackles for loss, 1 sack, 2 interceptions
“The Ravens are hard to project because their needs do not meet with the availability in the draft, but they would be just find adding the best player on their board in the very versatile James.”

Pete Prisco, CBS Sports
TE Dallas Goedert, South Dakota State

Senior; 6-5, 255 pounds
2017: 72 receptions, 1,111 yards, 7 touchdowns
“This is a team that has to get weapons for Joe Flacco. Goedert is a nice pass-catching tight end.”

Chris Trapasso, CBS Sports
RB Derrius Guice, LSU

Junior; 5-10, 212 pounds
2017: 1,251 rushing yards, 11 touchdowns, 18 receptions, 124 receiving yards
“The Ravens got solid contributions from Alex Collins in 2017 yet still want to find a true feature back. Guice is 1B to Barkley being 1A in this class. He’s  Custom Chargers Jersey that talented, especially between the tackles.”

Dan Kadar, SB Nation
WR Calvin Ridley, Alabama

“If the Bears at No. 8 or the Dolphins at No. 11 don’t take Ridley, he could slide into the middle teens. That would be great for Baltimore, which needs a dependable pass catcher to help revitalize Joe Flacco’s career. Ridley may not be big for fast, but the Marvin Harrison comparisons were brought up by many at the combine.”

Nate Davis, USA Today
WR Calvin Ridley, Alabama

“He appears to be the best of what seems to be a relatively weak crop of receivers — and even the best at this position usually struggle adapting to the NFL. Ridley is probably equipped to step into the slot, but it’s probably a stretch to earmark him as a No. 1 target on Day 1. Regardless, Baltimore needs the help.”

Nick Klopsis, Newsday
WR Calvin Ridley, Alabama

“The Ravens desperately need more receiving options for Joe Flacco — 2015 first-rounder Breshad Perriman has disappointed in the few times he has stayed healthy, while pending free agent Mike Wallace will turn Los Angeles Chargers  32 in August. Ozzie Newsome seems to have an affinity for Alabama players — he has taken four out in the last six years, including two last year and two in the first round (2014, 2017). Calvin Ridley has been a solid pass catcher since arriving at Alabama. He has great speed and agility (4.43 40, 6.88 three-cone), runs very clean routes and brings in the ball with soft hands. His main concern, however, may be his age. He turned 23 in December — an advanced age for a college junior — so he’ll have to show he hasn’t hit his peak.”

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WR Michael Gallup, Colorado State
Senior; 6-1, 205 pounds
2017: 100 receptions, 1,413 yards, 7 touchdowns
“There’s no clear-cut top wide receiver in the draft, though Gallup brings a strong all-around skill set after posting the nation’s top grade last season at 92.0 overall. He’s one of the better route runners in the class, has the body control to do damage down the field and he possesses the smooth-running ability gain yards after the catch. He forced 38 missed tackles on 179 catches over the last two years.”

Ben Standig, CSN Washington
DE Marcus Davenport, Texas-San Antonio
Senior; 6-6, 265
2017: 55 tackles, 17.5 tackles for loss, 8.5 sacks
“The offense needs a boost at the skill positions. Like, all of them. Yet if an edge rusher like Davenport slips, the Ravens won’t pass especially with Terrell Suggs turning 36 next season.”

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How Should Orlando Brown  Los Angeles Chargers Custom Jersey Be Evaluated After Poor Combine Showing?

Once a popular pick for the Ravens at No. 16, that’s no longer the case for Oklahoma tackle Orlando Brown Jr. Still, the tape doesn’t lie, and Brown’s connections to Baltimore remain.

The Ravens are a team that puts more weight on the tape than a performance at the NFL Scouting Combine.

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But how a prospect measures up against his competition on a level playing field does matter. And it certainly has impacted the draft stock of Oklahoma tackle Orlando Brown Jr.

Now the question is how much.

Just a week ago, Brown was perhaps the most popular projection to the Ravens at pick No. 16. Now most analysts don’t have him going in the first round at all.

Brown had a historically poor performance in Indianapolis. He finished last among offensive linemen in bench press reps (14), vertical jump (19.5 inches) and broad jump (six feet, 10 inches). His 40-yard dash of 5.85 seconds was the slowest of any player at the event.

“Keeping it real, it will be held against me,” Brown said. “All my numbers will be held against me. As an offensive tackle, my numbers are going to be compared to other offensive  Men’s Nike Custom Made San Diego Chargers Elite Navy Blue Team Color NFL Jersey Sale t Men’s Nike Custom Made San Diego Chargers Elite Alternate Light Blue NFL Football Jersey ackles. That’s just the reality of it.”

Brown explained his low bench press reps by saying he didn’t stick to his breathing routine. He said 14 reps is the fewest he’s ever done, and that he’ll do it again at his Pro Day on March 14. Scouts will be eager to see how much Brown can improve in just more than a week.

The question with Brown is how much of the evaluation should be based on his Combine, or improvement in a week before his Pro Day, versus four years of game tape.

“When are you ever going to watch Orlando Brown run 40 yards down the field?” said Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield. “You can watch last year’s tape and see he allowed zero sacks. I’d say that’s pretty important for a left tackle.”

Brown’s greatest strengths aren’t going to change.

He’s massive, standing in at nearly 6-foot-8 inches and 360 pounds (his fluctuating weight is worth noting). By sheer virtue of his size and long arms, he can bully up front and hold off pass rushers. Simply put, it’s tough to get around him.

Second, his knowledge of the game has been nurtured since his youth when his father played 11 years in the NFL, including six seasons in Baltimore. Brown grew up in the Ravens locker room.

“I remember a lot from ‘03 to ’05,” Brown said. “Some of my dad’s really good friends were Ray Lewis, Jamaal Lewis, Ed Reed, Alan Ricard, Priest Holmes, guys like that. I remember being around them. The kids at school would hand me Ray Lewis pictures to be signed and I’d keep them.”

Orlando Brown, nicknamed “Zeus,” died far too early, at just 40 years old, on Sept. 23, 2011. He had diabetic ketoacidosis, an ailment common among diabetics.

His son has watched a lot of his father’s old game tape, and certainly h Los Angeles Chargers as learned from him, but he’s up-front about saying he doesn’t try to model his game after his father.

“What I learned from my dad was really more a mentality,” Brown said. “He wasn’t the most technical, fundamental football player. It was more the way he approached the game, his work ethic.”

The senior was a mauler. He may be the most intimidating offensive player in Ravens franchise history.

Now his son is up against his own battle, and he’s going to have to fight his way back to prove he can still be a top-notch NFL tackle. But instead of doing it with sheer brute strength, Brown is touting what’s between his ears.

“My football IQ. It’s some of the best in the country,” Brown said.

“It’s honestly my best asset: how I understand the game. I understand the NFL. I understand these schemes and what’s expected. I’m a good learner. And I’m a guy that understands my job isn’t going to just be given to me. I have to take it.”

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Rashaan Evans is a converted outside linebacker who would add more versatility to the Ravens’ linebacker corps. If Baltimore doesn’t go with an offensive player, he could be the pick at No. 16.

Everyone knows the Ravens have more needs on offense, particularly at the skill positions.

At the same time, everyone also knows Baltimore won’t stray from its best-player-available strategy.

One prospect that could end up being valued higher than the offensive options available at pick No. 16 is Alabama inside linebacker Rashaan Evans.

Yes, another Alabama linebacker. It wouldn’t be a shocker.

Evans is widely projected to be a first-round pick, most often in the second half of the round. After a strong NFL Scouting Combine performance, in which he showed off his top-notch movement skills, Evans’ stock may be rising.

“Evans is a thumper in the running game,” wrote ESPN’s Todd McShay, who projects Evans going to the San Diego Chargers at No. 17, one pick after the Ravens. “He plays with tremendous effort and has sneaky pass-rush ability as well.”

“Evans is an explosive, playmaking linebacker capable of covering backs and tight ends,” added NFL Network’s Daniel Jeremiah, who has Evans at No. 22 overall to the Buffalo Bills.

The Ravens could use more help at inside linebacker, especially from a player that excels in covering running backs and tight ends. Baltimore tried to replace Zachary Orr internally last year, but got mixed results over the course of the season.

Of course, Baltimore already has one Alabama inside linebacker in three-time Pro Bowler C.J. Mosley. Evans’ first year at Alabama was Mosley’s first in the NFL (2014), so they just missed each other, but Evans has heard the tales and still has a connection with Mosley.

“Every time he comes back to the university, me and him always try to chop it up,” Evans said. “The main thing I always get from him is always just to kind of take things slow, be patient, knowing that this process is kind of long, but at the same time, just enjoy it.

“I always kind of try to model my game after him. He’s an exceptional linebacker. He plays the game the right way, and that’s something I always wanted to play like.”

Evans had to wait his turn at Alabama. The top outside linebacker recruit in the nation Custom Chargers Jersey  coming out of high school, he didn’t become a starter until his junior year when he moved to inside linebacker. He said it took him a year to f Los Angeles Chargers eel comfortable inside, and it showed with a standout senior season.

Evans notched 74 tackles, including 13 for loss, and six sacks in his final season, Men’s Nike Custom Made San Diego Chargers Elite Navy Blue Team Color NFL Jersey Sale  despite playing through two groin injuries. On a per snap basis, he rushed the passer better than any other linebacker in the 2018 draft, per Pro Football Focus.

He stands in at 6-foot-3, 232 pounds – one inch taller and 18 pounds lighter than Mosley. Evans’ ability to go forward and backward make him well-suited for today’s dynamic passing game and a possible perfect complement to Mosley.

Asked what position he was born to play – inside or outside linebacker – Evans said, “I was born to be versatile.”

“I was born to be  http://www.ecustomfootballshirts.com/Customized-San-Diego-Chargers-Jersey able to play whatever you want me to play,” he said. “I don’t even like to put a name on what I play because I feel like that’s really limiting my athletic ability.”

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