On a day where money changed hands at a dizzying rate both before and after the free-agent market opened at 4 p.m., the Ravens stayed mostly quiet, but set themselves up to make moves in the days ahead.
When Mike London joined the Maryland coaching staff earlier this month, it added another dimension of experience to first-time head coach DJ Durkin¿s coaching staff in College Park. London, who led Virginia¿s program for six years before he resigned in late November, joins former Syracuse coach and new Maryland defensive coordinator Scott Shafer on the defensive side of the ball as defensive line coach and associate head coach.
Chris Long ran for a 2-yard touchdown with 1:23 left, and Andrew Kalinoski added the extra point that gave Patuxent a 21-20 victory over Walkersville in the Class 2A state football championship game Saturday night at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore.
After a 16-yard touchdown run by Raines gave Westminster a 7-0 lead late in the first quarter, Bishop broke off a 77-yard touchdown run on a third down to tie the game. Later in the second half, the bruising runner broke off a 35-yard score to put the Patriots up 14-7.
It has been fun watching Terrell Suggs and Elvis Dumervil chase after quarterbacks together. And after Suggs got off to a fast start, Dumervil closed the gap in that sack race with three sacks on Sunday.
With most of their projected starters not even suiting up for the game, the Ravens were beaten, 31-17, by the St. Louis Rams in their preseason finale last night. Here are five players who impressed and five who disappointed.