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Ravens adding wide receiver Sammy Watkins in 1-year deal

Mar. 27, 2021 13:12 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Wide receiver Sammy Watkins, who won a Super Bowl with Kansas City, has agreed to a one-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens. Watkins must pass a physical exam before signing. Entering his eighth NFL season, Watkins has...

Pats focus on defense at unofficial start of free agency

Mar. 18, 2021 13:10 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Patriots took a step back on defense last season. It's prompted Bill Belichick to focus a lot of attention — and money — on that side of the ball at the unofficial start of free agency. A person familiar with the deal said Monday the Patriots have...

Ravens add veteran guard Kevin Zeitler in 3-year deal

Mar. 18, 2021 12:05 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Guard Kevin Zeitler has agreed to a three-year, $22 million contract with the Baltimore Ravens. The nine-year veteran was released by the New York Giants last week. Zeitler was scheduled to make $12 million, with a salary-cap hit of $14.2...

Lamar Jackson among the QBs next up for a new contract

Mar. 09, 2021 15:00 PM EST

Now that Dak Prescott got his record-breaking contract, Lamar Jackson, Josh Allen and Baker Mayfield are in line to top it. Baltimore Ravens general Eric DeCosta said Tuesday he’s had conversations with Jackson but the two sides haven’t started official negotiations....

Ravens promote Ver Steeg to be running backs coach

Feb. 22, 2021 19:56 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens promoted Craig Ver Steeg to be their running backs coach. The 60-year-old Ver Steeg is a 38-year coaching veteran who most recently served as the Ravens’ senior assistant/running backs coach from 2019-20. ...

Michigan's Harbaugh adds another coach off brother's staff

Feb. 22, 2021 19:29 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh has added another assistant off his brother's coaching staff. Harbaugh announced Monday he hired Baltimore Ravens running backs coach Matt Weiss to lead the Wolverines' quarterbacks. Weiss worked...

Ravens CB Smith unharmed after being robbed at gunpoint

Feb. 12, 2021 15:20 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith was unharmed after he and his family were robbed at gunpoint in California earlier this week. The robbery occurred Tuesday night at a hotel after Smith had arrived at Los Angeles International Airport. ...

Vanderbilt football coach Clark Lea adds 2 more assistants

Feb. 09, 2021 16:38 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt coach Clark Lea has hired North Dakota State's AJ Blazek as his new offensive line coach and John Egorugwu from the NFL's Buffalo Bills as his linebackers coach. Lea announced the hirings Tuesday. Blazek spent the...

Packers elevate CB Williams to active roster for game day

Jan. 23, 2021 16:24 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers have elevated recent cornerback acquisition Tramon Williams to their active roster for Sunday’s NFC championship game with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The move Saturday comes two days after the Packers announced they had...

Chiefs' Reid, Bills' McDermott to match wits for AFC title

Jan. 23, 2021 13:48 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ten years after firing Sean McDermott as his defensive coordinator, Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid will stare across the field inside Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday and see his protégé trying to spoil his hopes of a Super Bowl repeat. Funny...