Former Ravens Pro Bowl guard and first-round NFL draft pick Ben Grubbs' career is likely over because of a neck injury, NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reported Monday.
Grubbs, 32, started seven games last season for the Kansas City Chiefs before he suffered a season-ending neck injury. In March, the Chiefs cut him with a failed physical designation. Grubbs was one year into a four-year, $24 million contract.
He was named to the Pro Bowl in 2013 with the New Orleans Saints, who traded him in March 2015 to the Chiefs for a fifth-round draft pick.
The Ravens took Grubbs No. 29 overall in the 2007 draft, two rounds before they selected...
Quarterback Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints throws to an open receiver against the Dallas Cowboys at Cowboys Stadium on December 23, 2012 in Arlington, Texas. The New Orleans Saints beat the Dallas Cowboys 34–31 in overtime.