Where Jason Brown ends up in free agency could be determined by where he lines up on the field.
It is believed the Ravens want to pay Brown as a center while the versatile offensive lineman is seeking to be paid as a guard.
The difference in positions could be $2 million per season, which might push Brown to test the free-agent market Friday. It has been heavily rumored the Miami Dolphins are interested in Brown if he becomes available.
"We believe Jason Brown is a great offensive lineman," said Harold Lewis, Brown's agent, who declined to talk specifically about the negotiations. "Whether he plays center for the Ravens or guard for another team in the...