I couldn’t help but notice a couple of trends with the
First, the Ravens signed four players who were cut by other teams this past offseason. Why is that significant, other than the chips they might have on their shoulders? By signing players who were released and allowing unrestricted free agents such as
Second, these players seemed to have picked the Ravens for a reason: They want to win a Lombardi Trophy.
Sound familiar? That’s how the
(The Patriots also collect a lot of compensatory picks, even drafting some guy named
Amidst the mass -- and expected, if not planned -- exodus on defense, the Ravens have made savvy, cost-efficient signings to at least fill those voids, if not upgrade the defense for 2013.
In past offseasons, the Ravens signed vets like safety
Canty, Spears and Dumervil all mentioned wanting to a title with a classy organization like the Ravens. I suspect Huff will do the same when he is introduced to the Baltimore media this afternoon.
In a way, the Ravens have kind of transformed from the