Matthew Judon RUMORS & NEWS

  • Ranking tagged players based on who's most likely to stay put in '21 "Fifteen players were awarded the franchise or transition tag by mid-March in a much different country than the one we reside in now. Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones and Titans running back Derrick Henry were the only two to receive a contract extension from their teams before..." July 15

  • Deadline passes without a long-term deal for Ravens outside linebacker Matthew Judon

    NBC Sports Washington "Wednesday’s deadline for a long-term deal came and went, and Matthew Judon ended the day just as he began it: Without a contract extension. Judon and the Ravens had until 4 p.m. to reach an agreement, but now that option is no longer possible as he’ll play the 2020 season..." July 15

  • Ravens star Matt Judon sends out cryptic tweet about K.C. real estate "The defending Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs have done some big time work over the past week or so. It started with Kansas City signing former league MVP Patrick Mahomes to a contract that could pay the quarterback north of $500 million. Kansas City then dropped..." July 15

  • Matt Judon 'pleased to be tagged' by Ravens, hopeful for long-term deal "Matthew Judon likes to pressure quarterbacks, but he is not pressured about the possibility of playing under the franchise tag in 2020. After signing his one-year franchise tag about two weeks ago, Judon still has until the July 15 deadline to reach a long-term agreement..." June 16

  • Ravens' Matthew Judon critical about timing of Roger Goodell's comments on Black Lives Matter

    ESPN "Baltimore Ravens outside linebacker Matthew Judon criticized the timing of NFL commissioner Roger Goodell's recent support for the "Black Lives Matter" movement, saying his comments were long overdue. "It's not when Roger Goodell said black lives..." June 16

  • Matt Judon agree to compromise salary of $16.8 million

    Yahoo! Sports "When the Ravens announced that Matt Judon had agreed to sign his franchise tag on Thursday, it was unclear whether he was doing so as a defensive end or a linebacker. It turns out they agreed to split the difference. Judon has agreed to a one-year contract with a..." May 29

  • Ravens pass rusher Matt Judon officially signs his franchise tag for 2020 season

    CBS Sports "In some form or fashion, the Baltimore Ravens wanted to keep starting pass rusher Matt Judon on roster for 2020. Back in late December, CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora reported that Baltimore would franchise tag Judon if a long-term deal did not come to..." May 28

  • Ravens Most Under Appreciated Player on Roster Named

    Heavy "The Baltimore Ravens have plenty of great players on their roster, but like in everything, there are some who no matter their greatness get passed over in terms of being appreciated. For the Ravens, it’s interesting that one of their biggest defensive stars gets this..." May 18

  • Ravens Discussing Extensions With Matt Judon, Ronnie Stanley

    Pro Football Rumors "The Ravens have started discussing new deals with edge rusher Matt Judon and left tackle Ronnie Stanley, according to GM Eric DeCosta (Twitter link via’s Jamison Hensley). A deal with one of those players, or both, would give the Ravens some..." May 06

  • Seahawks Express Interest in Ravens Pro Bowler Matt Judon

    SI "While still working on a long-term deal with Jadeveon Clowney, the Seahawks are actively looking into backup alternatives to address their pass rush in case he leaves in free agency. Speaking with multiple sources, Seattle has reached out to Baltimore inquiring about the availability..." March 17

  • Winners and Losers of the 2020 NFL Franchise-Tag Deadline

    Bleacher Report "The deadline to use the franchise tag for the 2020 season has passed. Things were a bit different at the deadline this year because the NFL and the NFLPA approved a new collective bargaining agreement (CBA) Sunday. As part of the new CBA, teams cannot use both the franchise tag and..." March 16

  • 2020 NFL free agency: Top 10 linebackers

    Clutch Points "The Coronavirus may put NFL free agency on hold, but it’s going to happen at some point. EDGEs and linebackers are always some of the highest-paid players in FA, and this year should be no different. Here are the ten best in this class. 10. Vic Beasley, Atlanta..." March 15

  • Ravens To Use Franchise Tag On Matt Judon

    Pro Football Rumors "Mentioned as a candidate for the Ravens’ franchise tag, Matt Judon will not have the opportunity to test free agency. The Ravens will use their top tag on their top edge rusher, Mike Garafolo of tweets. The Ravens made the designation official. The interesting..." March 13

  • Ravens could franchise tag and trade Matt Judon

    SI "The Ravens will use the franchise tag on linebacker Matthew Judon, according to multiple reports. However, the designation doesn't mean he will remain with the team. The Ravens could consider trading Judon if they get an appealing offer of drafts..." March 03

  • Eric DeCosta: Ravens “probably have to” franchise Matthew Judon if no deal

    Yahoo! Sports "A report over the weekend indicated that a franchise tag is in the future for Ravens linebacker Matthew Judon and nothing General Manager Eric DeCosta said at a Tuesday press conference from the Scouting Combine made that seem unlikely. DeCosta said the team has..." February 26

  • Ravens Expected To Franchise Tag LB Matt Judon

    Pro Football Rumors "In retweeting a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter indicating that the NFL and NFLPA have agreed to push back the franchise and transition tag windows, Jamison Hensley of made a seemingly offhand, but still important, observation. Hensley tweeted that the new..." February 23