Ravens left tackle Eugene Monroe hasn't been cleared to practice all week because of a "pretty serious bruise" on his right forearm, coach John Harbaugh said, an injury suffered Saturday when the Ravens lost three tackles to injury in a 40-17 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles.
Monroe played the first three series of that game -- the same as other starters -- but had ice on his arm later in the game.Read more
Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome approached safety Will Hill as he walked off the practice field Thursday afternoon to confirm the news and offer his congratulations.
“He said, ‘I think highly of you,’ and I told him I thought highly of him and this organization, too,’” Hill said.Read more
First-round NFL draft pick Breshad Perriman’s absence due to a knee sprain suffered on the first day of training camp hit the four-week mark Thursday, and coach John Harbaugh still isn’t sure when the wide receiver will be back on the field.
“I’m asking too,” Harbaugh said. “It’s slower healing than they expected, and they really don’t have a timetable right now.Read more
A pair of offensive linemen and two cornerbacks returned to practice for the Ravens, bolstering both positions ahead of the team’s third preseason game on Saturday against the Washington Redskins.
Reserve left tackle James Hurst, who suffered a concussion on Saturday against the Eagles, returned Thursday, as did guard-tackle Ryan Jensen, who missed Wednesday with an undisclosed injury.Read more
Cornerback Rashaan Melvin hasn’t practiced since Monday, when he walked off the field accompanied by trainers after he suffered an injury during a special teams drill.
“He’s got a soft tissue issue he’s working through, a typical training camp thing,” Ravens coach John Harbaugh said. “I don’t know if he’ll be there Saturday.Read more
An offensive line that’s missing several key pieces won’t affect the amount of playing time starting quarterback Joe Flacco or the first-team offense gets Saturday, coach John Harbaugh said.Read more