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Ravens place tenders on restricted-free-agent C Matt Skura, exclusive rights free-agent RB Gus Edwards

The Ravens have given restricted-free-agent center Matt Skura a right-of-first-refusal tender, the team announced.

The one-year offer is worth a projected $2.1 million, and would allow the Ravens to match any offer sheet Skura signs with another team. If they choose not to, the Ravens would not receive draft pick compensation.

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The Ravens also placed a tender on exclusive rights free-agent running back Gus Edwards, who signed as an undrafted free agent in 2018 out of Rutgers and rushed for 718 yards in 2018 and 711 in 2019. Edwards, 24, will earn a base salary of $750,000 in 2020.

Skura, a former undrafted free agent, became eligible for restricted free agency after accruing three NFL seasons. Last season, he emerged as one of the NFL’s better centers, but a knee injury ended his season and likely cost him a second-round tender, worth a projected $3.3 million.

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Skura told reporters at the team’s Owings Mills facility last week that he still expects to be ready for training camp. If his recovery is delayed or he signs elsewhere, the Ravens could turn to second-year lineman Patrick Mekari, another former undrafted free agent who impressed at center last season.

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