Posts Tagged ‘ozzie-newsome’

Fritz Pollard Alliance Says Ravens Not in Violation of Rooney Rule with GM Succession Plan

The Fritz Pollard Alliance released a statement Tuesday that said the Ravens are not in violation of the Rooney Rule with their plan to transfer the general manager role from Ozzie Newsome to Eric DeCosta after the 2018 season, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports. The Rooney Rule mandates NFL teams to interview minority […]

Ravens GM Ozzie Newsome to Step Down Following the 2018 Season

The Baltimore Ravens had a rough end to the 2017 season, losing in the season finale to the lowly Cincinnati Bengals to get knocked out of the playoffs in a stunning home loss. Now a month after that loss, the team on Friday announced another rather stunning move, as owner Steve Bisciotti announced at a […]

Baltimore’s Arrest Problem

Do the Ravens have a problem when it comes to players getting arrested off the field? Check Joe Flacco’s NFL odds for this 2015 football season at Mybookie.ag. The team has had an array of arrests since the end of the 2014 season which ended with a divisional playoff loss to the Patriots in New […]

Newsome Says Video Of Rice Dragging Fiancee ‘Doesn’t Look Good’

Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome commented that the video of Ray Rice dragging his unconscious fiancee from an elevator at an Atlantic City casino is a troubling image for the running back, Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun reports. “It doesn’t look good, but I will reserve all of my comments until I get a […]

Newsome Noncommittal About Suggs Coming Back In 2014

Although Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome was relatively noncommittal Wednesday during a state of the team news conference at team headquarters on whether Pro Bowl outside linebacker Terrell Suggs is a lock to return for next season, sources indicated that a contract extension remains a viable scenario, Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun reports. Ideally, […]

Expect Ravens to Make Cuts in a Few Weeks

The Ravens roster will go through some changes before the Free Agency period begins on March 13th. General Manager Ozzie Newsome told reporters last Friday at the NFL Scouting Combine that the team plans to cut some players and shed unwanted salary before that date. The Ravens are currently using about $116.32 million against a […]

Newsome Has No Plans to Leave Ravens for Alabama

Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reports Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome didn’t put a timetable on how much longer he’ll continue to run the AFC North franchise, but emphasized he remains happy in his job. Newsome is often the subject of unfounded rumors that he’s going to return to Alabama to become the […]

Report on “State of the Ravens” Press Conference

CSN Baltimore’s Brent Harris has the a video report of the end of the year press conference. There are several key points that came out of that address with the most important being the endorsement of Offensive Coordinator Cam Cameron. Cameron will have another season to right the offense but he will do so with […]