The Ravens will be the next team to try and defend Griffin and the Redskins. But for the Ravens, the Redskins' offense could pose a problem for a defensive unit that is ranked 23rd in the NFL against the run (125.8 yards a game).
In just his second full training camp, Kindle has plenty of ground to make up. But with each bull rush of an offensive lineman, each burst off the edge toward the quarterback, the outside linebacker gains some traction in his long road back.
Brad Friedel's 21-year professional career takes an interesting twist this week in Baltimore. In a rare friendly between Premier League teams on U.S. soil, Friedel's current team — Tottenham Hotspur — will play the first English team that signed him in 1997 — Liverpool — at M&T Bank Stadium in a 1 p.m. match Saturday.
The Cleveland Browns, who have gotten uneven play from Colt McCoy, have given mixed messages about their plans, but they appear to have the best package of draft picks to make a deal to draft Robert Griffin III happen.
NFL Combine: Peter Konz is considered the best center in the draft class and his combination of size, strength and smarts is expected to make him the latest Wisconsin offensive lineman to be taken in the first round.
The NFL scouting combine starts Feb. 22. In advance of the NFL's annual meat market in Indianapolis, staff writer Matt Vensel will examine each position and give Ravens fans the 4-1-1. In this post he looks at the quarterbacks, which include Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III, Brandon Weeden and Kellen Moore.
Running back Ricky Williams has told Ravens officials that he is retiring, according to sources. But the team is leaving the door open for the 34-year-old to return in 2012 should he change his mind, which is a possibility.