Benjamin Watson

Admitting it's a 'big hit,' Ravens push forward without Marshal Yanda, their best offensive lineman

Admitting it's a 'big hit,' Ravens push forward without Marshal Yanda, their best offensive lineman

Standing near midfield during warmups before Sunday’s game against the Cleveland Browns, Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti asked his coach, John Harbaugh, a question that might not have seemed particularly timely at the moment.

Bisciotti inquired about reserve offensive guard-center Tony Bergstrom, whom the Ravens got from the Arizona Cardinals on Sept. 1 for a conditional 2018 seventh-round pick. Harbaugh told Bisciotti that Bergstrom was looking good in practice but that the 31-year-old was still a bit of an unknown to the coaches because they hadn’t seen him play in a game.

By late Sunday afternoon, that had changed. By early...

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