Chuck Clark

Ravens rookie Chuck Clark comfortable with playing safety or hybrid linebacker

Ravens rookie Chuck Clark comfortable with playing safety or hybrid linebacker

Chuck Clark had not played more than three defensive snaps in a game this season until the Ravens’ 44-20 victory over the Detroit Lions at M&T Bank Stadium, in which he lined up for 10 snaps as a linebacker in the defense’s dime package.

That might seem an unusual assignment for a rookie who was selected in the sixth round of April’s NFL draft as a safety, but Clark said he welcomed the role.

“I felt pretty comfortable,” he said after Thursday’s practice. “In college [at Virginia Tech], I moved around to different spots on the field. So I was just being on the field and playing ball and making plays.”

Clark, who...

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