<p>Linebacker Johnny Rutledge joined the Baltimore Ravens on Wednesday night and was expected to sign a one-year contract for the veteran minimum.<br> Adding the former Arizona Cardinals' second-round draft pick addresses the void of an experienced reserve in the wake of Bernardo Harris' broken leg. At 6-foot-3 and 239 pounds, Rutledge can play both inside and outside linebacker.</p>
August 6, 2003
The fate of defensive end Terrell Suggs from nearby Arizona State will influence who the Cardinals select with the sixth pick in the April 26 NFL draft -- and it is not out of the realm of possibility that their pick will be Suggs, who had been a top-five projection.
April 7, 2003
It's pretty clear that rebuilding the Rams linebacker corps, the weakest in the NFL in 2002, is a big priority this off-season for <b>Mike Martz</b>, <b>Jay Zygmunt</b>, and <b>Charlie Armey</b>, the trio in charge of bringing new talent to the squad.<br>
January 18, 2003