Maryland wide receiver Deon Long agreed to a free-agent deal with the Tennessee Titans, while Terps linebackers Matt Robinson (Atholton) and Cole Farrand reached agreements with the Jacksonville Jaguars and New York Giants, respectively.
New Hampshire wide receiver R.J. Harris (Arundel), meanwhile, agreed to a free-agent contract with the New Orleans Saints.
After participating in the Redskins and Ravens' local-prospect days, Long went undrafted. He ran the 40-yard dash in 4.53 to 4.58 seconds at the Terps' Pro Day workout before 30 NFL teams, including New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick and director of player personnel Nick Caserio. Long ran a 4.51 at the NFL scouting combine.
Long attended four colleges, going to West Virginia, New Mexico and Iowa Western Junior College before completing his career with the Terps.
A Washington native who played at Dunbar, Long stood out at the East-West Shrine all-star game after catching 51 passes for 575 yards and two touchdowns last season.
Stony Brook wide receiver Adrian Coxson is signing with the Green Bay Packers, according to sources.
The former City standout ran the 40-yard dash in 4.28 and 4.33 seconds.
Coxson visited the Kansas City Chiefs, was scheduled to visit the Packers before it was canceled and worked out for the Ravens, Washington Redskins, New York Giants and New York Jets during local prospect days.
A Maryland transfer, Coxson bench pressed 225 pounds 15 times and had a 34-inch vertical leap during a Pro Day attended by the Packers, Denver Broncos, Indianapolis Colts, Jets, Chiefs and Buffalo Bills.
Coxson has been training with retired Ravens wide receiver Qadry Ismail for the past few months at The Arena Club in Bel Air, and has made a lot of physical improvements.
Coxson caught a career-high 43 passes for 664 yards and six touchdowns last season and was named third-team All-Colonial Athletic Association. As a junior, Coxson caught 31 passes for 544 yards and three touchdowns.
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Towson pass rusher Ryan Delaire has agreed to a free agent deal with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, according to sources.
The defensive end-outside linebacker went undrafted. He worked out for the Ravens and Washington Redskins at their local prospect days.
Delaire drew strong reviews for his performance at his campus Pro Day workout, where he ran the 40-yard dash in 4.7 to 4.8 seconds with a 33 1/2 inch vertical leap at Johnny Unitas Stadium with Ravens coach John Harbaugh in attendance.
The 6-foot-4, 257-pound defensive end might project to outside linebacker in 3-4 defensive schemes in the NFL.
Twenty-five scouts from 23 NFL teams attended his workout on the Towson campus. That included representatives from the Philadelphia Eagles, Ravens, Arizona Cardinals, Washington Redskins, Denver Broncos, Buffalo Bills, St. Louis Rams, Falcons, Saints, Jacksonville Jaguars, San Diego Chargers, Seattle Seahawks, Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts, Cincinnati Bengals, New England Patriots, Texans,...Read more
Alabama safety Nick Perry is signing with the Ravens as an undrafted free agent.
Perry told The Baltimore Sun he's extremely excited to join the Ravens.
Perry had private workouts for the New England Patriots and the Indianapolis Colts prior to the draft.
Perry is a 6-foot-1, 211-pounder from Prattville, Ala., who operated in a versatile role for the Crimson Tide.
He’s played safety, nickel back and a hybrid linebacker position.
After playing behind Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, Vinny Sunseri and Mark Barron earlier in his career, Perry emerged as a key player for Alabama last season with 80 tackles to rank fourth overall on the sixth-ranked defense. He also intercepted two passes.
Perry ran the 40-yard dash in 4.58 seconds at his campus Pro Day workout and performed well in positional drills. He also had a 33-inch vertical leap and a 9-11 broad jump.
Perry has drawn praise from Senior Bowl executive director Phil Savage.
Perry played in the College Gridiron Showcase all-star game.
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The Ravens went big in the sixth round, picking imposing Georgia Tech wide receiver Darren Waller.
Waller is a huge, athletic red-zone and fade target.
Waller is 6-foot-6, 238 pounds with 4.46 speed in the 40-yard dash and a 37-inch vertical leap. He bench pressed 225 pounds 12 times at the NFL scouting combine. He had a 10-5 broad jump.
Waller has 33 1/4 arm length and 9-inch hands.
Waller was suspended for the season opener each of the past two seasons and served a total of two games of suspensions for violating team rules.
He was invited to play in the East-West Shrine all-star game.
Last season, he scored touchdowns in each of his final three games.
He caught five passes for 114 yards and a touchdown in an Orange Bowl win over Mississippi State.
Waller was a two-year team captain in high school, playing both wide receiver and defensive back.
Waller is regarded as an unpolished route runner who needs to improve his understanding of the game. He wasn't very productive, catching 51...Read more
Maryland defensive tackle Darius Kilgo was drafted in the sixth round by the Denver Broncos.
Kilgo was a three-year starter for the TErps.
Kilgo has visited the Buffalo Bills, Washington Redskins, Green Bay Packers and Miami Dolphins and met with the New England Patriots prior to the Terps' Pro Day workout in College Park. He also worked out for the Ravens at their local prospect day.
Kilgo was projected as a late-round draft pick.
The 6-foot-2, 313-pound North Carolina native played in the East-West Shrine all-star game.
At his Pro Day workout, Kilgo bench pressed 225 pounds 33 times and ran the 40-yard dash in 5.1 seconds.
Kilgo had 31 tackles, including eight for losses and two sacks last season. As a junior, Kilgo had 37 tackles, including 6.5 for losses, and 2.5 sacks. In his sophomore season, Kilgo had 40 tackles, including five for losses, with a fumble recovery and a forced fumble.