The Ravens are re-signing veteran special teams ace and reserve safety Jeromy Miles to a one-year contract, according to a league source.

Miles helped stabilize the Ravens' kick coverage units last season. He made eight special-teams tackles and had another tackle on defense.

Miles played last season under a $1.323 million tender, making $1.089 million from the Ravens after being waived by the Cincinnati Bengals.

The Ravens have now retained three core special-teams contributors -- including safety Anthony Levine on an exclusive-rights deal and linebacker Albert McClellan on a two-year, $2.2 million contract that includes a $400,000 signing bonus.

They've also re-signed return man Jacoby Jones.

The 6-foot-2, 214-pound Miles played collegiately at Massachusetts.

He had a career-high 13 special-teams tackles during the 2011 season In 2012, he had a career-high 10 tackles in his first career start with the Bengals.

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