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Kyle Juszczyk

Ravens could rely on a few players to fill Kyle Juszczyk's myriad roles

Ravens could rely on a few players to fill Kyle Juszczyk's myriad roles

The Ravens considered Kyle Juszczyk far more than just a fullback. He handled lead-blocking duties, but he also was used at times more like a tight end or a wide receiver. On third downs, he was often the lone back in the backfield and during one of the Ravens’ best drives of the 2016 season, Juszczyk became the primary ball carrier and looked the part. He also was one of the team’s core special team players.

Last season, Juszczyk played 41 percent of the Ravens’ offensive snaps – far more than any other NFL fullback – and also was on the field for 70 percent of the team’s special teams plays. His versatility and production – he caught 97 balls for 769 yards and...

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