Cardinals sign tight end Maxx Williams
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have signed tight end Maxx Williams to a one-year contract.
Terms of the deal announced Friday were not disclosed.
The “Yield Curtain”? Steelers defense trying to fix problems
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Keith Butler couldn't help but laugh.
The Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coordinator knows his group is having a hard enough time stopping the most basic plays during its bumpy start, let alone the gimmick Baltimore threw out last week when Ravens tight end Maxx Williams lined up between the guard and center then caught a 22-yard pass from Joe Flacco.
OU football: NFL draft notes on Mark Andrews, Ogbonnia Okoronkwo, Dimitri Flowers and more
How does Andrews fit in Baltimore?
Baltimore entered the NFL draft with two blocking-style tight ends in Nick Boyle and Maxx Williams. The Ravens selected tight end Hayden Hurst in the first round.
So that made it a bit odd when the Ravens also took Mark Andrews in the third round.
Ravens stop Colts late
BALTIMORE — Joe Flacco threw for 237 yards and two touchdowns, Justin Tucker kicked three field goals and the Baltimore Ravens moved a step closer to securing a playoff berth by beating the Indianapolis Colts 23-16 on Saturday.
The Ravens (9-6) scored on their first two possessions and held off the skidding Colts (3-12) in a windy, rain-soaked second half.
Ravens place 3 receivers on inactive list vs Dolphins
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens have placed wide receivers Mike Wallace, Michael Campanaro and Chris Matthews on the inactive list for their game against the Miami Dolphins.
Wallace has not recovered from the concussion he received Sunday in Minnesota. Campanaro has a shoulder injury and Matthews has a thigh issue.
Baltimore's other inactives for Thursday night: running back Terrance West, linebacker Tim Williams, tight end Maxx Williams and defensive end Bronson Kaufusi.
London native Eluemunor active for Ravens’ game vs. Jaguars
LONDON (AP) — Baltimore Ravens rookie offensive lineman Jermaine Eluemunor, born in London, is active for the first time in the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Wembley Stadium.
Eluemunor, a fifth-round draft pick out of Texas A&M, was 12 when he saw the first NFL game played in London on television and decided he wanted to play football.
Brandon Lingen looks to get back in action, extend Gophers’ tight end lineage
The Gophers have big plans for tight end Brandon Lingen this season. They just need to make sure hes healthy enough to play first.
Lingen had shoulder surgery in April, after the spring game, and the Gophers have been waiting for doctors to clear him for contact during training camp.
The Gophers didnt list Lingen on the depth chart they released Tuesday, ahead of the Sept. 1 opener against Oregon State.