In a precautionary move, the Ravens placed standout right guard Marshal Yanda on the physically-unable-to-perform list before the start of training camp this week.
Yanda, 33, is the team’s third-longest-tenured player, trailing only outside linebacker Terrell Suggs and punter Sam Koch. Yanda’s six Pro Bowl invitations are second only to Suggs’ seven among current Ravens.
Yanda fractured his left ankle during a 24-10 victory against the Cleveland Browns on Sept. 17 at M&T Bank Stadium. He was placed on injured reserve two days later, ending his season after just two games.
My season-long strategy of picking up the D playing against the Chiefs somehow backfired at the worst time last week, as the Panthers put up a stinker against a terrible offense that was presumably reeling from grief over the whole suicide thing (for lack of a better term). Browns have caused some...