Lamar Jackson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Davante Adams watched Lamar Jackson highlights for tips on making people miss

    Pro Football Talk "A wide receiver usually wouldn’t learn much from a quarterback about how to run after the catch, but Packers wide receiver Davante Adams says he benefited from watching the way Lamar Jackson moves with the ball in his hands. Adams said his 121-yard game on Monday night was..." September 23

  • John Harbaugh says fourth down decision was easy for Ravens, using Chiefs and Patrick Mahomes as reference

    CBS Sports "John Harbaugh already knew the answer to his question when the Baltimore Ravens had an opportunity to put away the Kansas City Chiefs. Fourth-and-1 at their own 43, up 36-35 with 1:05 left and the Chiefs out of timeouts, with Lamar Jackson at quarterback.  No brainer..." September 20

  • Lamar Jackson should get his second contract done now

    Pro Football Talk "Here’s something I meant to post on Tuesday. The sentiment still applies today, because the thing that needs to happen still hasn’t happened. Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson hasn’t signed a second contract. He needs to. Ideally, he needs to do it before..." September 18

  • Lamar Jackson: Sunday's game 'not about me and Patrick Mahomes'

    The Score "Sunday's matchup between the Baltimore Ravens and the Kansas City Chiefs will give NFL fans another stellar quarterback battle of two former regular-season MVPs. Lamar Jackson has yet to beat Patrick Mahomes after three meetings between them, but..." September 15

  • Derek Carr Sends Message to Lamar Jackson, Ravens QB Responds

    Heavy "What a way to introduce Las Vegas to the NFL. After being widely considered the underdogs, the Raiders pulled off a Week 1 win in epic fashion against the Baltimore Ravens, the final score being 33-27 after overtime. A big reason the game was so close was due to the..." September 14

  • Ravens' Lamar Jackson furious at inability to protect the ball

    CBS Sports "The first week of the NFL regular season started with a bang and ended with a kaboom. But if you're the Baltimore Ravens, you're waking up on Tuesday morning picking shrapnel out of your helmet from a Monday night battle with the Las Vegas Raiders that left you battered and bruised,..." September 14

  • ESPN Stat Shows Just How Ridiculous Lamar Jackson’s First TD Was

    Total Pro Sports "Lamar Jackson has had his highs and lows during his first game of the 2021 NFL season. He started off hot against the Las Vegas Raiders during their home opener, though. And perhaps his most impressive moment of the evening came in the second quarter. With his team facing a 3rd &..." September 14

  • Lamar Jackson immersed in preparing for Ravens' season instead of negotiating NFL deal for himself

    ESPN "Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens have had positive and ongoing dialogue about a lucrative contract extension, league sources told ESPN, but the star quarterback does not have an agent negotiating the deal. As Jackson prepares for Baltimore's season opener Monday night..." September 13

  • Lamar Jackson Remains Uninterested In Telling His Shot Status Just Ahead of 2021 Season

    Total Pro Sports "Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson said last month he was considering getting vaccinated for the coronavirus after his second positive test. On Thursday, Jackson declined to whether he has been vaccinated before the start of the NFL season, calling it a provate matter. September 09

  • Ravens' John Harbaugh on Lamar Jackson: 'You Couldn’t Ask for a Better Leader'

    Bleacher Report "Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh "couldn’t ask for a better leader" than his starting quarterback, Lamar Jackson. Harbaugh discussed the 2019 MVP in an interview with The MMQB's Albert Breer: September 06

  • Lamar Jackson fires back at claim that league has ‘figured him out’

    Clutch Points "Baltimore Ravens Lamar Jackson isn’t listening to any of the speculation that Jeremy Fowler of ESPN floated around. Fowler said that people around the league have told him: “This might be the year that everybody figures out Lamar Jackson.” The Ravens dynamic..." August 24

  • Lamar Jackson Named as NFL QB under Most Pressure in 2021

    Heavy "The 2021 NFL season has only just begun, and analysts are already engaging in their annual tradition: predicting the downfall of Baltimore Ravens star quarterback Lamar Jackson. In a segment on ESPN’s “Get Up” morning show, former Pittsburgh..." August 20

  • Raiders Broadcaster Takes Shot at Ravens Star Lamar Jackson

    Heavy "Earlier in the week, the Las Vegas Raiders made a bold move by deciding to only allow vaccinated fans at home games during the season. They were the first NFL team to make the decision and it has been met with a bit of pushback. Despite that, the team has stayed firm in its..." August 19

  • Author & Columnist Gets Blasted For Saying Lamar Jackson Needs To Be Cut & Colin Kaepernick Signed

    Total Pro Sports "Rochelle Riley should’ve stayed in her lane. The Director of Arts and Culture for the City of Detroit recently stepped into a sports related post regarding Lamar Jackson when a professor called out the Baltimore Ravens QB for his reluctance on getting the COVID..." August 12

  • John Harbaugh: No hurry to get Lamar Jackson extension done

    Yahoo! Sports "Josh Allen’s six-year contract extension with the Bills set a new bar for quarterback deals around the league and it was of particular note to those in Cleveland and Baltimore. Allen’s fellow 2018 first-round picks Baker Mayfield and Lamar Jackson are..." August 09

  • Lamar Jackson noncommittal about vaccine after 2nd COVID-19 bout

    The Score "Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson was noncommittal about getting vaccinated against COVID-19 after testing positive for the virus for the second time in eight months. "I just got off the COVID list," Jackson said, according to ESPN's Jamison..." August 09

  • Lamar Jackson Getting Statue Treatment At Louisville Cardinals Stadium

    TMZ "Lamar Jackson is about to be immortalized in Louisville ... the 2016 Heisman Trophy winner is getting a statue in his honor at Cardinal Stadium!! Of course, the Baltimore Ravens MVP only left the school 4 years ago ... but the Cards wanted to waste NO time getting the ball..." August 02

  • Lamar Jackson wants to win a Super Bowl wearing No. 8, then switch jersey to No. 1

    Pro Football Talk "Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson has worn the No. 8 jersey throughout his NFL career and in college as well, but he has a goal to wear No. 1 eventually. First, however, Jackson wants to win a Super Bowl. July 27

  • Ravens' Lamar Jackson's New Contract Expected to Be Between $40-45M per Year

    Bleacher Report "Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson's contract extension is reportedly expected to be done sooner rather than later, and he will reportedly average between $40 and $45 million per season. Dan Graziano of ESPN said Jackson's deal is viewed as the likeliest to be..." July 21

  • Ravens’ Lamar Jackson claps back at criticism for playing at kids camp

    Clutch Points "Baltimore Ravens star Lamar Jackson had the perfect response for all the haters out there who think they know more than him in terms of how he should spend his summer. The former MVP drew heavy criticism as of late after he was seen having a grand time with some kids with the 2021 NFL..." July 16

  • Ravens Players Furiously Defend Lamar Jackson Playing Football On Concrete Amid Contract Negotiations

    Total Pro Sports "A recent video drew the ire of Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio, who urged Lamar Jackson to not risk his health playing football on concrete amid contract negotiations. “If Lamar Jackson currently had a good agent, Lamar would be receiving a phone call with a very clear and..." July 14

  • On the brink of a life-changing contract, Lamar Jackson takes an unnecessary risk

    The Spun "Footage surfaced Monday morning of Lamar Jackson taking reps at wide receiver and defensive back on a basketball court against some local players. While Jackson looks explosive as ever in the video, not all Baltimore Ravens fans are thrilled to see their..." July 12

  • 'Lamar Jackson Is a Better All-Around Football Player; Dak Prescott Is the Better QB,' Says NFL Exec

    Bleacher Report "Lamar Jackson is just two years removed from an MVP season with the Baltimore Ravens, but more NFL personnel would take Dallas Cowboys star Dak Prescott over him as their quarterback. A survey of 50 league executives, coaches, scouts and players rated Prescott as the No. 7..." July 12

  • Lamar Jackson’s Mother Not Involved In Ravens Talks?

    Pro Football Rumors "Lamar Jackson‘s decision not to use a traditional agent has made his extension talks with the Ravens one of this year’s top storylines. It is one thing to use this setup to negotiate a draft-slot deal, but hammering out a near-NFL-record extension without an agent veers into new..." July 04

  • Lamar Jackson’s contract negotiations proceed smoothly, so far

    SI "The NFLPA has unsuccessfully tried to assist quarterback Lamar Jackson in his contract negotiations with the Ravens, according to a report by NFL Insider Jason La Canfora.  Jackson doesn't have a formal, power-broker agent, opting to have his mother represent..." July 04

  • NFLPA concerned over Lamar Jackson contract negotiations with the Baltimore Ravens

    Sportsnaut "Former NFL MVP Lamar Jackson of the Baltimore Ravens is a first-time extension eligible player this offseason after accruing three years of service time. Up to this point, talks between the star quarterback and his organization have been slow going. There’s..." July 03

  • A Lamar Jackson extension with the Ravens is being treated like a formality, but timing remains the question

    The Athletic "There seems to be little doubt that the Ravens will ultimately make quarterback Lamar Jackson the highest-paid player in team history. General manager Eric DeCosta has made clear that he expects to reach a long-term agreement with Jackson and his goal is to do it sooner..." June 30

  • Lamar Jackson Negotiating Ravens Contract with Mother Acting as Agent

    Bleacher Report "Lamar Jackson is working on extension with the Baltimore Ravens without the help of an agent, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.  Speaking to the Pat McAfee Show on Tuesday, Rapoport explained the franchise quarterback is negotiating his next deal with..." June 23

  • Here is why Lamar Jackson’s contract negotiation with Ravens is unique

    Larry Brown Sports "Lamar Jackson is eligible for a contract extension for the first time in his NFL career this offseason. The Baltimore Ravens have made it clear that they want to keep him, but there is one fairly unusual element to the negotiations — Jackson represents himself. Jackson has not..." June 22

  • NFL contracts: Predicting extensions for Lamar Jackson, Josh Allen and more stars

    Sportsnaut "NFL contracts continue to soar each year, with Patrick Mahomes and Dak Prescott becoming two of the highest-paid players in the NFL. While no one will reach Mahones’ record-setting deal, we’ll see some stunning deals sign in the next few..." June 18

  • Who signs first: Lamar Jackson, Baker Mayfield, or Josh Allen?

    Pro Football Talk "Ravens coach John Harbaugh got it right the other day when he said that it’s basically a “done deal” that quarterback Lamar Jackson will sign a second contract. Jackson will indeed get a second deal. As will Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield and Bills..." June 18

  • Ravens Ban Media From Filming Lamar Jackson Throwing Ball To Receivers

    Awesemo "With football season approaching, everyone is clamoring for more info from their favorite team and players. Baltimore Ravens star Lamar Jackson is one of those players who everyone loves to analyze. Apparently there has been enough bad buzz about Quarterbacks during OTA’s that the..." June 17

  • Lamar Jackson, Ravens placing 'a big emphasis' on improving deep ball "As Lamar Jackson's star has risen, the critiques once attached to his game have gradually dissipated. One knock the former MVP has yet to shed, however, is his ability to consistently hit downfield targets. Read More: June 16

  • Ravens head coach John Harbaugh: Lamar Jackson 'going to get paid'

    CBS Sports "The summer between the third and fourth year of their career is typically when the NFL's best young players get paid. The timing makes sense. They're coming up on being eligible for free agency, so their teams want to lock them in long-term, while the players themselves want to get a..." June 16

  • The one thing that impacts Lamar Jackson’s future with the Ravens

    Clutch Points "Predicated upon his running abilities, Baltimore Ravens’ quarterback Lamar Jackson has set the league and the world ablaze during his brief three-year career. Having entered this league with doubts surrounding his longevity and durability, all Jackson has done has become the..." June 15

  • Ravens Urged to Act Fast on Lamar Jackson Extension

    Heavy "The Baltimore Ravens have a key decision to make with Lamar Jackson in the weeks ahead, and it revolves around whether or not they can get a contract extension done with the quarterback. Many have opined that the team should wait and see on Jackson given his..." June 04

  • Lamar Jackson Will Spend Time Under Center In 2021 "Part of the Baltimore Ravens' development plan with Lamar Jackson includes getting the quarterback under center more often in 2021. Offensive coordinator Greg Roman confirmed in a recent Q&A with season-ticket holders that the offense would see Jackson lined up more under..." June 03

  • Lamar Jackson's top goals for 2021 NFL season

    CBS Sports "In some respects, Lamar Jackson's 2020 season was his most impressive season to date. While it statistically paled in comparison to his MVP season of 2019, Jackson and his teammates were faced with far more adversity last season that included injuries to key players, Earl..." May 31

  • Ravens QB Lamar Jackson opens up about contract talks, 3 reasons something should get done

    Sportsnaut "The Baltimore Ravens are currently engaging in contract extension talks with former NFL MVP Lamar Jackson. He’s joined by the likes of Baker Mayfield of the Cleveland Browns and Buffalo Bills star Josh Allen as members of the 2018 NFL Draft class..." May 26

  • Two targets, one mountain: Lamar Jackson is Ravens' big draft winner

    ESPN " Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson recently let coach John Harbaugh know his reaction to his team’s draft, though it wasn’t extensive. Harbaugh described Jackson as a “short texter.” "I’ve gotten his thoughts,..." May 19

  • With Better Weapons Around Him, Pressure Is on Lamar Jackson to Regain MVP Form

    Bleacher Report "Two years ago, the 14-2 Baltimore Ravens posted the best record in the National Football League, largely because quarterback Lamar Jackson exploded into superstardom. In just his second professional season, he not only broke the NFL record for rushing yards in a season by a..." May 17

  • Ravens sign undrafted receiver with key Lamar Jackson connection

    Larry Brown Sports "The Baltimore Ravens are leaving no stone unturned in their efforts to find receivers for Lamar Jackson to throw to. The Ravens announced nine undrafted rookie signings on Thursday, and one of those players is Donte Sylencieux, a wide receiver out of Graceland University. " May 14

  • Eric DeCosta: Ravens will “work tirelessly” to get Lamar Jackson deal done

    Pro Football Talk "The Ravens picked up their option on quarterback Lamar Jackson‘s contract for the 2022 season on Friday and General Manager Eric DeCosta said again on Saturday that the team plans for a much longer stay. DeCosta said last month that he has talked to..." May 01

  • Baltimore Ravens pick up Lamar Jackson contract option, how an extension might look

    Sportsnaut "In what can’t be considered anywhere near a surprise, the Baltimore Ravens have officially picked up the 2022 option on quarterback Lamar Jackson’s contract. There was no way that Baltimore would have declined said option and face the possibility of losing the former NFL..." April 30

  • Lamar Jackson Offers Ravens Fan $100 If He Could Figure Out Who He Was

    Total Pro Sports "Aside from NBA players, athletes in the NFL are some of the most recognizeable people in the entire country, despite them having a helmet on throughout games. None are more recognizeable than quarterbacks, since they play the most important position in the league. For one fan,..." April 28

  • Ravens Need to Provide Lamar Jackson with New Star WR in 2021 NFL Draft

    Bleacher Report "The Baltimore Ravens must take an early swing at a top wide receiver in the 2021 draft in order to elevate quarterback Lamar Jackson's passing performances and thus their offense as a whole. Last season, five rookie wideouts recorded at least 50 catches and 850..." April 28

  • Baltimore Ravens to pick up fifth-year option on Lamar Jackson’s contract

    Sportsnaut "There’s been a lot of talk about former NFL MVP Lamar Jackson and his contract status with the Baltimore Ravens. The dual-threat signal caller became eligible for an extension for the first time this offseason, joining his 2018 NFL Draft classmates in potentially receiving a..." April 27

  • Ravens replacing Lamar Jackson in NFL Draft is nonsense

    Sportsnaut "There’s this notion being thrown out there in the NFL Draft sphere that the Baltimore Ravens could actually replace quarterback Lamar Jackson with someone like Ohio State’s Justin Fields in the 2021 NFL Draft. Ridiculous? A sure sign that it’s..." April 27

  • Baltimore Ravens Could Part Ways With Lamar Jackson In Radical Move During 2021 Draft

    New York Post "As Lamar Jackson waits to sign the next huge quarterback contract extension, one NFL Draft expert thinks the Ravens could explore the radically different approach of letting him leave in free agency. Cycling through different quarterbacks every 4-5 years to always keep one on a..." April 26

  • Eric DeCosta: Lamar Jackson and I have discussed a contract extension

    The Score "The Baltimore Ravens are still discussing a potential extension for star quarterback Lamar Jackson, general manager Eric DeCosta said Monday. "(Extension talks are) ongoing, that's definitely a fluid thing," DeCosta told reporters. "Lamar and I..." April 19