Ravens Notes: Carr, Skura, Pierce

Here’s a look at the Ravens as they get set for the offseason ahead:

  • Ravens defensive back Brandon Carr told reporters that the “ball is in [the Ravens’] court” when asked about his future (Twitter link via ESPN.com’s Jamison Hensley). Carr, 34 in May, is under contact for 2020, but the Ravens can create $6MM by releasing him. For his part, Carr wants to return – he called the 2019 season one of the “best rides” of his 12-year career. Carr has not missed a single game since 2008 and has started in every appearance. The durable veteran finished out 2019 with two sacks, 49 tackles, and six passes defensed.
  • Ravens center Matt Skura, who is on crutches after knee surgery, said there is no timetable on his return (Twitter link via Hensley). After tearing his his ACL, PCL and MCL, he hopes to be back for training camp.
  • Interior defensive lineman Michael Pierce is headed towards unrestricted free agency, but he hopes to return to the Ravens in 2020 (Twitter link via Jeff Zrebiec of The Athletic). Pierce, 27, is due for a raise after starting in 14 games for Baltimore in 2019.
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4 comments on “Ravens Notes: Carr, Skura, Pierce

  1. Jcool90

    Carr is gone, rather bring him back and say F Jimmy. Pierce is up in the air, him and Judon gotta come back for my boys. Cut William’s. And bring back Pierce.

  2. bumpy93

    I’m alittle intrigued by CB- Jimmy Smith. I know he’s olders and has injury issues, but if Baltimore doesn’t bring him back on the cheap, I think a team like the Eagles will give him serious thought

    • dynamite drop in monty

      He still confuses me cause I always think he’s just former Jags wideout Jimmy Smith on d

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