Ravens safety Eric Weddle was fined $26,739 for his hit to the head of Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster in the teams’ Week 9 game.
Smith-Schuster was hit early in the third quarter after making a 23-yard catch over the middle of the field. Weddle was penalized for unnecessary roughness, but both the catch and penalty were negated by an offensive-holding penalty.Read more
Ravens defensive lineman Patrick Ricard was in the middle of paying tribute to Marvel Comics co-creator Stan Lee on Wednesday when he was interrupted by tight end Maxx Williams. When Ricard informed Williams of the subject of his conversation, Williams said, “Don’t break his heart before practice.”Read more
While much of Wednesday’s news centered on the status of quarterback Joe Flacco’s injured right hip, another starter made an appearance at the Ravens’ first practice since their bye week.
Left tackle Ronnie Stanley participated in Wednesday afternoon’s session on a limited basis, which he predicted before practice.
“I’ll be doing some things today,” he said. “I’ll be out there.Read more
Lamar Jackson’s locker is in a corner of the Ravens’ locker room, set back far enough that it is inaccessible to media scrums beyond a certain size.Read more
Marlon Humphrey has the backing of his head coach and fellow cornerback in his bid to be considered one of the top cornerbacks in the NFL. But at least one Raven player says he isn’t quite there yet.
Coach John Harbaugh said Wednesday that Humphrey is becoming one of the top cornerbacks in the league.Read more