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Ozzie Newsome acknowledges Ravens unlikely to pay market value for Pernell McPhee
Ozzie Newsome acknowledges Ravens unlikely to pay market value for Pernell McPhee

Four years after the Ravens drafted Pernell McPhee in the fifth round out of Mississippi State, the outside linebacker is expected to leave the organization as a free agent. On Tuesday, Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome acknowledged the reality that McPhee is unlikely to return considering that the team is unwilling to pay full market value to keep him. Although he was a situational pass rusher last season, McPhee is regarded as one of the top free agents this offseason. He is projected to command an annual salary between $8 million and $10 million when free agency starts March 10 and isn't going to return to Baltimore, according to NFL sources. The Oakland Raiders,...

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