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Ravens cornerback Rashaan Melvin to have shoulder surgery
Ravens cornerback Rashaan Melvin to have shoulder surgery

Ravens cornerback Rashaan Melvin will undergo a surgical procedure to repair damage to his shoulder, according to coach John Harbaugh. An exclusive-rights free agent, Melvin is expected to return for organized team activities and minicamps. Melvin is the only Ravens player scheduled to undergo surgery at this time. The Ravens ended the season with 19 players on injured reserve. Melvin is a former Miami Dolphins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers player who emerged as a starter at the end of the season due to multiple season-ending injuries at cornerback, including Jimmy Smith, Asa Jackson and Danny Gorrer. Melvin played five games, including three starts. He had 17 tackles, a forced fumble and...

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