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Will Ravens Try To Get Back C Jeremy Zuttah After His Release?

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    August 12, 2017 2:20 AM PDT

    It was reported yesterday that the 49ers have released center Jeremy Zuttah. Could the Baltimore Ravens get yet another lucky break this offseason and reacquire a past starter, perhaps even at a bargain of his price?, whom they traded away for minor compensationAuthentic Adam Gotsis Jersey

    One thing,Authentic Randy Gregory Jersey, I think, and that is that the Ravens are probably not going to put in a waiver claim for the veteran. The team was going to release him because of salary cap concerns before they were able to squeeze out some reward in a minor trade with the 49ers.,Authentic Paxton Lynch Jersey, is clear

    But should he clear waivers,womens Adam Gotsis Jersey, which is reasonably likely to happen,womens Shane Ray Jersey, which is what his role has been for the past few seasons., I see no reason why Baltimore would not pursue him in the hopes of re-installing him in the starting lineup at center

    Zuttah was one of two starters that the team lost or parted with along the offensive line from last season, and for most of the offseason, but he hasn’t even practice yet., it has been a major concern. Authentic Chaz Green Jersey,Recently, they signed veteran right tackle Austin Howard to fill the shoes of Rick Wagner

    The team did not find any answers in seeking a possible replacement at the center position, a former Pro Bowl mainstay who is in the twilight of his career., even though they were entertaining the possibility early on this offseason of bringing in veteran Nick Mangold

    While Zuttah was certainly not a Pro Bowl talent—yet he made the Pro Bowl last season for the first time as an alternate, womens Paxton Lynch Jersey, replacing the Steelers’ Maurkice Pouncey—he is a capable starter and certainly a better option than what the team currently has on its plate.

    Following the retirement of John Urschel, and the injury to rookie Nico Siragusa,womens Chaz Green Jersey,a fourth-year player who has made nine starts due to injury over the course of the past two seasons. He was originally a sixth-round pick of theirs in 2013.,the job will likely fall to Ryan Jensen

    As for the rest of the offensive line,Authentic Shane Ray Jersey, who remains among the best in the game. Last year’s first-round draft pick, there is the mainstay of Marshal Yanda at right guard, Ronnie Stanley, who was a fourth-round pick last year and who spent most of the season starting at left guard., was a plug-and-play starter at left tackle as a rookie with a promising future, and they also like what they have seen from Alex Lewis

    The Ravens have really rolled the rice quite a bit this offseason, womens Randy Gregory Jersey,but they have gotten some fortunate opportunities to make up for them later on. Landing Zuttah could be another such opportunity., going through the main period of free agency and the draft while failing to address some important needs along the offensive side of the ball