Lamar Jackson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Ravens' Lamar Jackson Doesn't Think He's 'Slipped' Despite Lower Passing Numbers

    Bleacher Report "Lamar Jackson is struggling to keep pace with the numbers he posted during his MVP-winning season in 2019, but that's not something that concerns the Baltimore Ravens star too much. Some have focused on Jackson's tendency to make sidearm throws as one..." October 21

  • Ravens will spend bye week working to clean up passing game

    Pro Football Talk "The Ravens are 5-1 as they head into their bye week, but there’s one area of their game they’d like to sharpen up before returning to action against the Steelers in Week Eight. Quarterback Lamar Jackson’s completion percentage, yards per attempt and passer rating are..." October 20

  • Daniel Jones' in-game speed draws Lamar Jackson comparisons

    Radio "Heading into the 2020 NFL season, amid a ton of uncertainty regarding the status of the game, one thing was glaringly apparent: Daniel Jones had not skipped leg day. Those are, like, Saquon-level quads. And apparently, all the effort has paid off, as Jones is ripping off some truly..." October 19

  • Lamar Jackson records eighth double-triple, tied with Michael Vick for most ever

    Pro Football Talk "Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson is now tied for first place in NFL history in the statistical category known as the double-triple. A double-triple, as you’ve previously read at PFT, comes when a player has triple-digit yards in two different statistical categories. A..." October 18

  • Ravens star Lamar Jackson hilariously admits to flopping vs. Bengals

    Clutch Points "Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson hilariously admitted to flopping on a hit from Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Carlos Dunlap, in last Sunday’s match between the AFC North division rivals (via Dov Kleiman on Twitter). Looking to gain yardage on a..." October 17

  • Lamar Jackson feeling “way better” than last week

    Pro Football Talk "Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson doesn’t expect to miss any practice time this week. Jackson sat out practices last Wednesday and Thursday because of a knee issue and an illness, but returned to work on Friday and piloted the offense during a 27-3 win over the Bengals last..." October 14

  • Eagles DC Jim Schwartz Calls Lamar Jackson NFL's ‘most Dangerous Player'

    NBC Washington "Putting aside the occasional gaffe, like putting a linebacker one-on-one with a deep threat on third down, Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz has seen his fair share of quarterbacks and can usually put together a scheme to give his team a chance. Nearly 25 years of NFL..." October 13

  • Jim Schwartz: Eagles facing “most dangerous player” in the NFL, Lamar Jackson

    MSN.com "Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz expects his players to have their hands full on Sunday when the Ravens come to town. Schwartz said today that there may be no player in the NFL who is harder for a defense to stop than Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson. " October 13

  • Announcer Greg Gumbel repeatedly calls Lamar Jackson 'Murray' during NFL on CBS broadcast

    USA Today "To the untrained or inattentive ear, a play-by-play broadcaster can seemingly evade mistakes or mess-ups. Confusions of this magnitude, and frequency, are going to be noticed.  Greg Gumbel, calling the Cincinnati Bengals-Baltimore Ravens game alongside Rich Gannon for..." October 12

  • Lamar Jackson practicing with Ravens on Friday

    Pro Football Talk "The Ravens practiced without quarterback Lamar Jackson on Wednesday and Thursday, but any concern about his availability for Sunday has been put on the back burner. Reports this week indicated that Jackson, who was listed with a knee injury and an illness, would be able to play..." October 09

  • Lamar Jackson is expected to play

    Pro Football Talk "Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson didn’t practice on Wednesday or Thursday, due to a knee injury. His absence raises questions about his availability for Sunday against the Bengals. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that Jackson is still expected to play, and that the..." October 08

  • Lamar Jackson not at Ravens practice

    Baltimore Sun "Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson was absent from the portion of the team’s practice open to the media Wednesday. Jackson spoke to reporters on a video conference call about 75 minutes before the Ravens took the field to prepare for Sunday’s divisional game against the..." October 07

  • Lamar Jackson says John Harbaugh warned him after premature celebration

    Yardbarker "Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson nearly had an embarrassing moment by celebrating prematurely Sunday, and he heard from his coach about it, too. Jackson broke a 50-yard touchdown run against Washington and thought he was in the clear once he hit the 10-yard line. He..." October 04

  • Lamar Jackson admits Chiefs are Ravens' 'kryptonite'

    The Score "Lamar Jackson owns a career record of 21-4, and three of those losses have come against the Kansas City Chiefs. The Baltimore Ravens' latest defeat came Monday night, as the Chiefs rolled to a 34-20 victory with Jackson limited to 97 passing yards and 83 rushing..." September 29

  • The Lamar Jackson-Patrick Mahomes rivalry isn't one yet

    ESPN "Patrick Mahomes and Lamar Jackson are many things -- quarterbacks, playmakers, artists and friends. But right now, one thing they are most certainly not is rivals. Mahomes is too good to have a rival. He proved Monday night that he is playing a different game than..." September 29

  • How many fireworks will Patrick Mahomes, Lamar Jackson provide Monday?

    The Score "Two of the NFL's best quarterbacks face off Monday when Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens (-3.5, 53.5) host Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs. Here's what could be in store for the two former MVPs. Ravens..." September 28

  • Chiefs' Tyreek Hill says he'd lose to Ravens' Lamar Jackson in a race

    TMZ "Shocking admission from Tyreek Hill ... the Kansas City Chiefs All-Pro says he would flat-out LOSE in a race against Lamar Jackson!!! The wide receiver made the revelation to TMZ Sports this week ... saying the Baltimore Ravens QB is just that damn..." September 28

  • How Chiefs tried to prepare for Ravens’ Lamar Jackson in practice

    Clutch Points "The Kansas City Chiefs will be tasked with slowing down Lamar Jackson on Monday night and they are pulling out all stops to make sure their defense is prepared. With Jackson causing headaches for opposing defensive coordinators, the Chiefs had Jordan Ta’amu play..." September 27

  • Warren Moon: Start Franchise With Patrick Mahomes Over Lamar Miller

    TMZ "With the first pick in the fake NFL franchise draft ... Warren Moon tells TMZ Sports he'd take Patrick Mahomes over Lamar Jackson!!! ... but, the Hall of Famer says it ain't an easy decision!!! Mahomes and Jackson are set to square..." September 27

  • Lamar Jackson needs to beat Patrick Mahomes to make it a rivalry

    Arrowhead Pride "They’re different players, Mahomes the ultimate arm, Jackson a unique and dynamic playmaker. But each has won a league MVP award and plays for a sound, forward-thinking organization that knows how to build a winner around a top quarterback. Mahomes has already won a Super..." September 26

  • J.J. Watt compared to Lamar Jackson

    Clutch Points "J.J. Watt and the Houston Texans will be tasked with trying to slow down Lamar Jackson on Sunday versus the Baltimore Ravens. Greg Roman, the offensive coordinator of the Ravens, compared Watt to Jackson ahead of Sunday’s much-anticipated..." September 19

  • MVP bodyguard: How Ravens' Ronnie Stanley found his drive at a drive-thru

    ESPN "Baltimore Ravens left tackle Ronnie Stanley isn’t more motivated to shove defensive linemen to the ground because all the players selected before him in his draft class landed mega-deals. He isn’t going to protect Lamar Jackson any better on Sunday because..." September 18

  • Lamar Jackson is 2020’s first AFC offensive player of the week

    BaltimoreRavens.com "For the second straight year, Jackson has started the season as the AFC Offensive Player of the Week. It's the sixth time that Jackson has captured the award during his young career. He won it five times in 2019 on his way to becoming the unanimous winner of the NFL's Most Valuable..." September 16

  • Ravens hope to keep having problem of when to remove Lamar Jackson from game

    Pro Football Talk "The Ravens took a 38-6 lead over the Browns with 13:06 left in the game. The Ravens nevertheless left quarterback Lamar Jackson in the game for one more drive. During that drive, Jackson took a big hit. After the game, coach John Harbaugh acknowledged that consideration was given to..." September 16

  • Mark Ingram: Lamar Jackson “a million times ahead” of last year

    ESPN "Baltimore Ravens running back Mark Ingram continues to be Lamar Jackson's top spokesman, even after leading the campaign to the quarterback's NFL MVP award last season. Heading into Sunday's season opener against the Cleveland Browns, Ingram said..." September 10

  • Lamar Jackson taking “humble” approach to following up MVP

    Yahoo! Sports "Lamar Jackson’s 23 years old, and already has a Heisman Trophy and an NFL MVP on his resume. So while the Ravens’ quarterback is clearly a big deal, he doesn’t act like one, and if he’s getting used to the idea of being a star it’s happening slowly enough..." September 07

  • Lamar Jackson declares himself “100 percent” healthy

    Baltimore Sun "Less than two weeks from the Ravens’ season opener, quarterback Lamar Jackson says he’s back to full strength. In an interview published Tuesday on SiriusXM NFL Radio, the NFL’s reigning Most Valuable Player was asked about his groin injury, which had kept him..." September 03

  • Ravens elusive about number of designed runs for Lamar Jackson this season

    ESPN "When it comes to discussing how many times Lamar Jackson will run the ball this season, the Baltimore Ravens become as elusive as the reigning NFL MVP in the open field. Jackson ran for 1,206 yards last season, setting the NFL single-season record for most rushing..." August 31

  • Lamar Jackson, Marcus Peters return to practice

    National Post "Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson was back on the field Monday after he missed the previous two practices with a reported groin injury. After practice on Sunday, coach John Harbaugh declined to discuss the injury in detail, describing it simply as a “soft tissue”..." August 24

  • Lamar Jackson missed last two practices with soft-tissue injury

    NFL.com "Reigning NFL Most Valuable Player Lamar Jackson has missed the last two Ravens practices. Baltimore coach John Harbaugh said Sunday that Jackson is dealing with a soft-tissue injury and they are simply erring on the side of caution, NFL Network's Aditi Kinkhabwala..." August 23

  • Will trend of second-year quarterbacks as league MVPs continue?

    Pro Football Talk "In 2017, Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz was the favorite to win the league MVP award until a December ACL tear ended his second season. In 2018, Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes won the MVP as in his second season. In 2019, Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson won the MVP..." August 21

  • Lamar Jackson on Dez Bryant: He’s looking good on social media

    BaltimoreRavens.com "With free-agent wide receiver Dez Bryant is reportedly in the Baltimore area for a workout with the Ravens, Lamar Jackson was asked Tuesday about the possibility of playing with the three-time Pro Bowler. "We've got a lot of great receivers on the..." August 19

  • Ravens not ruling out quarantining Lamar Jackson

    NBC Sports Washington "The Ravens don't have any plans to quarantine the unanimous NFL MVP -- yet. Head team physician Dr. Andrew Tucker spoke with local reporters on a Zoom call Wednesday afternoon on a variety of topics, including NFL safety protocols, mitigating COVID-19 concerns, and more. He also..." August 13

  • After Two Early Playoff Exits, Lamar Jackson Enters 2020 On A Mission: ‘I’m Tired Of Going Home’

    Pro Football Talk "Lamar Jackson did not watch the Super Bowl. The game was on his home turf in south Florida for the first time in 10 years, and Jackson loves football, but he couldn’t bring himself to watch. Not the biggest surprise, really; players who think they should be playing in the game often..." August 03

  • Marquise Brown Calls Out Madden For Their Disrespectful Rating Of Lamar Jackson

    Total Pro Sports "Earlier this month, EA Sports announced the player ratings for the Top-10 quarterbacks in Madden 21 – the newest rendition of the popular video game set to be released on August 25. Lamar Jackson, this year’s cover athlete, is the third highest-rated QB in the game with an..." July 31

  • Lamar Jackson thinks Marquise Brown’s “going to show off” this year

    BaltimoreRavens.com "Much has been said about Marquise "Hollywood" Brown potentially having a breakout season, and Jackson agrees with that notion. Brown has bulked up after a strenuous offseason workout and training program, and Jackson and Brown worked out together on several occasions in South..." July 30

  • Chiefs DL Khalen Saunders has great reaction to Lamar Jackson being ranked No. 1

    Larry Brown Sports "Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Khalen Saunders had a great reaction to Lamar Jackson earning the No. 1 spot on the NFL’s Top 100 Players of 2020 list. NFL Network released its annual Top 100 Players rankings and concluded them with the top 10 on Wednesday. Jackson was No...." July 30

  • Lamar Jackson Ranks No. 1 in NFL Network Top 100 Players of 2020

    Bleacher Report "Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson has assumed the top spot on the annual NFL Top 100 list after NFL Network revealed the final 10 choices Wednesday. The reigning NFL MVP did not make the player-selected 2019 list. He stepped into his team's starting role midway through..." July 30

  • Ravens’ Lamar Jackson Still Pushing For Antonio Brown

    Pro Football Rumors "After some consideration, the Ravens decided to pass on Antonio Brown earlier this summer. For what it’s worth, Ravens star quarterback Lamar Jackson hasn’t given up hope of bringing AB to Baltimore.  “It was nice throwing to Antonio Brown..." July 29

  • NFL exec: Lamar Jackson ‘most dominant guy’ in the NFL

    Sportsnaut "Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson made the leap from promising rookie to unanimous NFL MVP in one year. Just a year after 31 teams passed on him, NFL executives are now gushing with praise for the 23-year-old quarterback. While some might have concerns about..." July 28

  • Chad Kelly puts himself in rarified air alongside Lamar Jackson

    Clutch Points "Indianapolis Colts backup quarterback Chad Kelly made a bold claim on where he stands among the league’s gunslingers. Surprisingly, he seemed to have put himself on the same pedestal as that of 2019 NFL Most Valuable Player Lamar Jackson. The fourth-string quarterback..." July 18

  • There's Only One Player in the NFL Lamar Jackson Says He Won’t Race

    Sports Gossip "Baltimore Ravens QB Lamar Jackson is fast. Probably the fastest Quarterback in the league. " July 14

  • Lamar Jackson comments on Patrick Mahomes’ ‘crazy’ contract

    Larry Brown Sports "Even Lamar Jackson was blown away by Patrick Mahomes’ contract. Mahomes signed a massive 10-year contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs last week that could be worth as much as $503 million. That is the most amount ever for a professional athlete, and it definitely..." July 13

  • Ravens’ Mark Ingram is confident Lamar Jackson ‘is going to secure that bag’

    Clutch Points "A few days ago, news broke about Patrick Mahomes’ record-shattering contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs and the entire sporting world took notice. And though there’s no doubt Mahomes’ deserves every dime he’ll get out of the new..." July 09

  • Lamar Jackson on John Harbaugh: We Both Don't Take Any Crap ... That's Why I Love Him

    The Score "Lamar Jackson's meteoric rise to superstardom has been fueled in large part due to Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh's willingness to alter his team's identity to best cater to the young quarterback's unique skill set. Harbaugh's bold approach..." July 08

  • Lamar Jackson Cancels Planned Florida Social Event

    Real GM Football "Lamar Jackson has canceled his annual "Funday with LJ'' event in Florida. A spokesperson told the Baltimore Sun that Broward County, where the event was scheduled to be held, had put a limit on attendance for the event because of Florida's spike in coronavirus..." July 08

  • Chad Johnson believes Patrick Mahomes’ deal sets up Ravens’ Lamar Jackson

    Clutch Points "Chad Johnson knows that Patrick Mahomes set the new benchmark for elite quarterbacks when he agreed to a contract extension with the reigning Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs on Monday worth now north of $500 million over 10 years. The next question is how will this..." July 06

  • Lamar Jackson intends to proceed with third annual “Funday with LJ”

    Pro Football Talk "Pandemic be damned, Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson intends to proceed with his third annual “Funday with LJ” event in his hometown of Pompano Beach, Florida. Jackson has posted an advertisement for the event on Instagram. On Saturday, July 11 and Sunday, July 12, Jackson..." July 06

  • Lamar Jackson is already ‘tired’ of his playoff record

    Yardbarker "Lamar Jackson has appeared in two playoff games in his young career and lost both of them. That’s not a record that sits well with him at all.  The Baltimore Ravens quarterback admitted that he’s bothered by his playoff failures, and needs to get into..." July 01

  • Lamar Jackson's QB Coach Pinpoints Where MVP Can Still Improve

    Bleacher Report "The Baltimore Ravens' Lamar Jackson is the NFL's reigning MVP, but the 23-year-old is far from a finished product. He took the league by storm during his second season and accomplished feats no other quarterback before him achieved, leading the most prolific..." June 30