By Aaron Wilson
The Baltimore Sun
1:48 PM EDT, March 13, 2014
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.