Benjamin Watson




Injury Bug Continues To Bite Ravens Hard

Are the Baltimore Ravens currently cursed? When it comes to the proverbial injury bug, that certainly appears to be the case as their bad luck in that specific department is continuing during training camp. According to recent reports, Ravens tight end Crockett Gillmore has now been lost for the season…


Ravens Lose Another Tight End For 2017 Season On Friday

To say that the Baltimore Ravens have had a tough offseason might be an understatement at this point as not only have they suffered a few critical injuries, their tight end depth chart which was once seemingly flush with talent, now looks very shaky thanks to another hit to it…


Steelers Could Vie With Ravens For Tight Ends On Waivers

The Pittsburgh Steelers are facing a bit of an unanticipated depth conundrum at the tight end position, one that they surely did not foresee back in March when they just inked Ladarius Green to a fat new contract and still have Matt Spaeth in the cards. It may only prove…


Ravens Equipped To Weather Loss Of TE Benjamin Watson

The Baltimore Ravens were the grim reapers of the league in 2015 when it came to dealing with injuries—and often when it came to their on-field product as well, for the 5-11 unit—but they had a steady stream of luck lately in getting a number of their injured players back….



Ravens Considering Carrying Five Tight Ends In 2016

When a team loses an important player due to retirement or some other means, the natural reaction is to either replace him with a one-for-one high-impact free agent signing or premium draft pick, if feasible. These routes are often anything but, so the opposite approach is often seen, the buckshot,…



Ravens Penalties Reflect NFL’s Belief Rule Violation Was No Accident

Earlier this month, the Baltimore Ravens were ‘made aware’ of the fact that they were in violation of the Collective Bargaining Agreement by having their rookie and first-year players don pads during the team’s rookie minicamp until they were ‘informed’ otherwise by their NFLPA representative, tight end Benjamin Watson. Last…


NFL Believes Ravens Knew They Were Violating Practice Rule

If you come upon the title of an article that involves sports, politics, or many other venues within the spectrum of human experience, that contains the word “knew” following the subject of the article, it tends to be a bad thing. The Baltimore Ravens are already familiar with the way…



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Steelers vs Saints First Half Notes And Observations

Below are my notes and observations upon reviewing the action of the first half from the Pittsburgh Steelers and New Orleans Saints game this past Sunday. After failing to air it out on first down, and following a short gain on second, Ben Roethlisberger turned to Antonio Brown to prevent…