Joe Flacco on Matt Elam's comments: "Dude, what are you thinking? It's Calvin Johnson, man."
Pro Football Talk "Ravens safety Matt Elam is 5-foot-10 and 210 pounds, while Lions receiver Calvin Johnson is 6-foot-5 and 236 pounds. So it wouldn’t seem to benefit Elam to try to get physical with Megatron when the two meet on Monday night. But Elam, a 22-year-old rookie, says that when taking on an old guy..." December 11
CBSSports.com "Just before the half of last Sunday's Packers-Ravens game Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers connected with wideout Randall Cobb who was promptly tackled by Baltimore safety Matt Elam. The problem and it's one we've seen countless times since the league began cracking down on head shots: Elam..." October 15
Baltimore Sun "Getting acclimated to the NFL hasn't been a slow process for Ravens first-round safety Matt Elam. The former Florida All-American has been picking up the defense quickly and hasn't displayed any hesitation while lining up at strong safety. Although the more difficult litmus tests will occur..." June 06