The Daily Caw 5/18 Edition: Latest Baltimore Ravens News


Jan 10, 2015; Foxborough, MA, USA; The Baltimore Ravens players huddle on the field during a stoppage in play against the New England Patriots in the 2014 AFC Divisional playoff football game at Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports

Welcome to the Daily Caw, where we round up all the latest Baltimore Ravens news from around the web.  Today we take an in depth look at the newly revamped cornerback depth chart, examine undrafted rookie signing bonuses, minicamp dates, and the best rookie storylines to follow for OTAs.

Ravens undrafted rookie deals and bonusesAaron Wilson, The Baltimore Sun

"The Ravens gave a $10,000 signing bonus to undrafted Mississippi State offensive tackle Blaine Clausell, their highest for a rookie free agent this year.The Ravens spent a total of $27,000 in signing bonuses for three undrafted rookie free agents, giving $9,000 bonuses apiece to Oklahoma cornerback Julian Wilson, Harvard offensive tackle Nick Easton and Ohio State offensive tackle Darryl Baldwin.Those were the highest signing bonuses the Ravens gave out for their undrafted rookie class, followed by $7,500 to Sacramento State wide receiver DeAndre Carter."

The best rookie storylines at Ravens OTAsJason Marcum, Bleacher Report

"Forget the rookie minicamps that just went down over this past weekend. Those are basically teaching sessions designed to walk these first-year players through basic alignments and the structure/schedule of a pro practice.That will change when the vets take the field. The rookies will make mistakes and struggle with their technique, and their conditioning level can be exposed after months of training to run the 40-yard dash, short shuttle, three-cone drill, etc."

NFL offseason workout program dates

"Free agency is winding down. Super Bowl XLIX is getting further in the rearview mirror. That means it’s almost time for all 32 teams to start their offseason programs.Below are the key offseason dates to know for every NFL team. After the schedule is an explanation for each phase of the offseason."

Ravens offseason roster reset: cornerbackClifton Brown, CSN Baltimore

"Periodically between now and mandatory OTA’s in June, I’ll reset the Ravens’ depth chart following the draft and their other offseason moves. Here’s a look at cornerback.On the roster: Kyle Arrington, Chris Greenwood, Asa Jackson, Tramain Jacobs, Rashaan Melvin, Jimmy Smith, Tray Walker, Lardarius Webb."

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