RAVENS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RAVENS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Baltimore Ravens WR Steve Smith talks Utah Utes ahead of Friday clinic http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57739461-59/smith-coach-utah-carolina.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57739461-59/smith-coach-utah-carolina.html.csp">Baltimore Ravens WR Steve Smith talks Utah Utes ahead of Friday clinic</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T13:44:00.946-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 01:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Loyalty is a big deal for Steve Smith. When he was released by the Carolina Panthers earlier this month, he bought a full-page ad in the Charlotte Observer to tell fans that he would “always consider myself a Carolina Panther.” He’ll always consider himself a Ute, too. Smith transferred to the U. after two years at Santa Monica College, and it was at the U. that he met his wife, Angie, and blossomed into an all-Mountain West kick returner and NFL prospect. He was drafted by Carolina in 2001 and...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57739461@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 13:44:00 MDT Steve Smith and Ravens agree on three-year contract http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57683739-200/smith-ravens-contract-games.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57683739-200/smith-ravens-contract-games.html.csp">Steve Smith and Ravens agree on three-year contract</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By David ginsburg</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T17:14:18.657-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 05:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Steve Smith is eager to continue his NFL career in Baltimore, where he’s just a short flight from his permanent home in Charlotte. The longtime Panthers standout wide receiver didn’t waste time finding a new home, signing a three-year contract with the Ravens about 24 hours after being released by Carolina. The Ravens announced the signing of the 34-year-old Smith on Friday. Smith was released by the Panthers after 13 seasons. He should provide a solid weapon for quarterback Joe Flacco. “This ha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57683739@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 17:14:18 MDT NFL: Baltimore Ravens’ Jah Reid arrested in Key West http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57659218-77/reid-key-west-mussa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57659218-77/reid-key-west-mussa.html.csp">NFL: Baltimore Ravens’ Jah Reid arrested in Key West</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-10T23:25:28.177-06:00">Updated Mar 10, 2014 11:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Key West, Fla. • Baltimore Ravens tackle Jah Reid faces misdemeanor charges following a fight at a strip club in Key West, Florida. Key West police say the fight broke out early Sunday at the Red Garter strip club when 21-year-old Edmond Mussa accidently bumped into Reid. The two then exchanged words and 25-year-old Reid head-butted Mussa. Police say Reid continued attacking Mussa until he fell on the ground. He then began kicking Mussa. When a security guard tried to break up the fight, Reid pu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576592182014-03-10T23:25:28.177-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-10T23:25:28.177-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57659218@www.sltrib.com Mon, 10 Mar 2014 23:25:28 MDT Ravens TE Pitta calls 5-year contract ‘a blessing’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57637649-77/pitta-ravens-baltimore-free.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57637649-77/pitta-ravens-baltimore-free.html.csp">Ravens TE Pitta calls 5-year contract ‘a blessing’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID GINSBURG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-06T16:33:35.467-06:00">Updated Mar 6, 2014 04:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">OWINGS MILLS, Md. • It wasn’t long ago when Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta wondered if a serious injury would end his NFL career. Pitta dislocated and fractured his right hip on the second day of training camp last summer, leaving the sure-handed pass catcher with an uncertain future. With a bit of luck, hard work and no small measure of determination, Pitta returned to play in Baltimore’s final four games. And now, he’s got a new five-year, $32 million contract that fulfills his desire...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576376492014-03-06T16:33:35.467-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-06T16:33:35.467-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57637649@www.sltrib.com Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:33:35 MDT NFL: Boldin will be back with 49ers next season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57626828-77/boldin-francisco-san-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57626828-77/boldin-francisco-san-season.html.csp">NFL: Boldin will be back with 49ers next season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANTONIO GONZALEZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-04T16:25:19.205-06:00">Updated Mar 4, 2014 04:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • Wide receiver Anquan Boldin will be back with the San Francisco 49ers next season. A person with knowledge of the deal said Monday that Boldin and the 49ers reached an agreement on a two-year, $12 million contract with $9 million guaranteed. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the team has not announced the deal. ESPN first reported the agreement. Boldin wrote on his Twitter page that “I wanted to be the first to tell you that I’m returning to San Francisco. Lookin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576268282014-03-04T16:25:19.205-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-04T16:25:19.205-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57626828@www.sltrib.com Tue, 04 Mar 2014 16:25:19 MDT NFL: Dennis Pitta, Ravens agree on 5-year deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57614046-77/pitta-ravens-deal-yards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57614046-77/pitta-ravens-deal-yards.html.csp">NFL: Dennis Pitta, Ravens agree on 5-year deal</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">Combined news services</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-01T16:58:02.793-06:00">Updated Mar 1, 2014 04:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Owings Mills, Md. • The Baltimore Ravens and former BYU tight end Dennis Pitta reached agreement on a five-year contract Friday. ESPN quoted league sources as saying the deal is worth $32 million. Pitta was set to be an unrestricted free agent. Free agency starts March 11. Pitta, Baltimore’s fourth-round pick in 2010, has become a favorite option of quarterback Joe Flacco in recent seasons. Pitta missed most of 2013 while recovering from a dislocated and fractured hip, but he returned to catch 2...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57614046@www.sltrib.com Sat, 01 Mar 2014 16:58:02 MDT NFL briefs: Eagles agree to deals with receiver Cooper, center Kelce http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57609382-77/eagles-sharper-leach-nfl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57609382-77/eagles-sharper-leach-nfl.html.csp">NFL briefs: Eagles agree to deals with receiver Cooper, center Kelce</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-27T21:30:48.081-06:00">Updated Feb 27, 2014 09:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to a five-year contract with wide receiver Riley Cooper and a seven-year deal with center Jason Kelce. Cooper would’ve become a free agent next month after a breakout season in which he set career highs in receptions (47), yards receiving (835) and touchdowns (eight). Kelce was signed through 2016, and the new deal adds four years to his contract. He was part of an offensive line that helped the Eagles lead the NFL in rushing while setting a franchise record ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57609382@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Feb 2014 21:30:48 MDT