Posts Tagged ‘matt birk’

Gridiron Gab Links – AFC Morning Edition 8/5

Patriots offensive lineman Robert Gallery Saturday made a rather stunning announcement as he has announced he’s retiring. The Pats O-line will have new looks because of it, says Patriots Gab editor Tony Santorsa. – Patriots Gab The Jets are breathing a sigh of relief, but still have major concern after a rib injury took their […]

Ravens at Seahawks Friday Injury Report

Baltimore Out: RB Anthony Allen (thigh) Doubtful: LB Dannell Ellerbe (thigh), WR Lee Evans (ankle) Questionable: LB Brendon Ayanbadejo (head) Probable: C Matt Birk (neck), S Ed Reed (shoulder), LB Terrell Suggs (knee), TE Kris Wilson (calf) Seattle Out: LB David Vobora (concussion) Questionable: TE Cameron Morrah (toe, knee) Probable: QB Tarvaris Jackson (pectoral), WR […]

Ravens Player Rep Matt Birk Thinks the 2011 Season Will Start on Time

Ravens center and player representative Matt Birk believes the 2011 regular season will start on time, Sid Hartman of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports. “I’m sure that will take some time, but … I don’t see there’s any reason why we wouldn’t be playing games in September, starting in September, starting the first week,” said […]

Ravens OL Matt Birk Takes Issue With President Obama’s Comments

It seems like everyone is weighing in on the recent labor talks in the NFL – even the President. “My working assumption, at a time when people are having to cut back and compromise and worry about making the mortgage and paying for their kids college education, is that the two parties should be able […]

Matt Birk Should Be Back with the Ravens in 2011

From Ravens Insider: A month after expressing uncertainty about his future, Matt Birk informed Ravens coach John Harbaugh this week that he plans to return for the 2011 season. The six-time Pro Bowl center was non-committal on the 2011 season when he limped out of the locker room last month after another physically challenging year. […]

Compensation For the Vikings Could Be On The Way

The Vikings have let two former pro-bowl players sign with other teams via free agency this offseason. Also, they have done minimal in the way of signing free agents so far this offseason. So, the departure of Matt Birk and Darren Sharper combined with the lack of contracts being handed out by the Vikings should […]

Ravens Bring Back Ray Lewis; Add Center Matt Birk

The emotional leader of the Ravens defense is coming back to the team. Pro Bowl linebacker Ray Lewis has come back to the club after signing a deal with the club that is being reported by some sites as three years and $22 million. The club also added free agent center Matt Birk, he’s coming […]

No New Deal Doesn’t Stop Birk From Being at Vikings Camp

Vikings center Matt Birk is still seeking a contract extension, but that did not stop him from showing up at Vikings camp today and stating he is not upset with the team and lack of progress.  “Obviously a lot has been made of the fact that I haven’t received a contract extension,” he said. “That […]