Vincent Jackson

Ravens news, notes and opinions on LeGarrette Blount, Anquan Boldin, Nick Mangold and more

Ravens news, notes and opinions on LeGarrette Blount, Anquan Boldin, Nick Mangold and more

For all the fans clamoring for the Ravens to sign free-agent running back LeGarrette Blount and wide receiver Anquan Boldin, here are two statistics to keep in mind: Blount’s 3.9 yards per carry average was lower than what both of the Ravens' top two backs – Terrance West (4.0) and Kenneth Dixon (4.3) – had last year. And Boldin’s average of 8.7 yards per reception was barely above what Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta (8.5) averaged last year. Don’t misunderstand: I think both would strengthen the overall roster, but I don’t know how either would result in the Ravens offense being that much more dynamic. At...