Jonas Shaffer, The Baltimore Sun

Jonas Shaffer

The Baltimore Sun

9, AR, United States

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Recent:
  • The Baltimore Sun
Past:
  • chicagotribune.com
  • CapitalGazette.com
  • Carroll County Times
  • Sun Sentinel
  • Orlando Sentinel
  • Los Angeles Times
  • Hartford Courant
  • Stars and Stripes

Recent articles by Jonas:

Jimmy Smith, Anthony Levine Sr. re-sign with Ravens on one-year deals, boosting all-star secondary

Smith has re-signed with the Ravens on a one-year deal that will keep the secondary’s longtime staple in Baltimore. → Read More

Former Ravens defensive tackle Michael Pierce reportedly agrees to three-year deal with Vikings

Pierce developed from an undrafted rookie into one of the NFL’s top run-stuffing interior linemen, but his play stagnated during an uneven final season. → Read More

Ravens reportedly agree to three-year, $30 million deal with Rams defensive lineman Michael Brockers

The Ravens on Monday agreed to a three-year, $30 million deal with Los Angeles Rams defensive lineman Michael Brockers. → Read More

Ravens designate outside linebacker Matthew Judon with franchise tag

The deadline to designate pending unrestricted free agents like Judon with the franchise tag was Monday. → Read More

Retiring Ravens guard Marshal Yanda to be inducted into team’s Ring of Honor

“We can’t think of a better recipient to be in our Ring of Honor,” Ravens general manager Eric DeCosta said of Marshal Yanda. → Read More

Ravens position review: After standout season, offensive line has one big question looming over 2020

When Christmastime arrived in Baltimore last year, Lamar Jackson knew how to reward his protectors. Nothing but the best for one of the NFL’s best offensive lines. → Read More

Five Things We Learned from the NFL scouting combine and Ravens GM Eric DeCosta’s first 2020 news conference

The Ravens want Matthew Judon back, and the franchise tag remains their most likely next step. → Read More

As Ravens look for defensive stars at NFL combine, versatility is almost a prerequisite

The Ravens, maybe more than any other team at the scouting combine, are preparing for tough matchups. On their defense, versatility is almost a prerequisite. → Read More

Ravens expect Jimmy Smith to reach free agency; Eric DeCosta keen on extensions for two ‘elite’ players

Jimmy Smith is expected to become a free agent, Ravens GM Eric DeCosta said Tuesday, while the team has yet to decide on Brandon Carr's contract option. → Read More

The Ravens have a franchise tag decision to make. Matthew Judon’s already shown his true value.

If the franchise tag is the Ravens' best chance to keep pass rusher Matthew Judon, it won’t be a risk-free retention. But the pros outweigh the cons. → Read More

Ravens raising ticket prices for first time since 2017, but no plans for another hike in 2021

It just became a little more expensive to watch Lamar Jackson at M&T Bank Stadium. → Read More

As a late-round pick, Ravens safety Chuck Clark knows how rare his path to a contract extension is

When Clark finally found a place on defense, he found a future with the Ravens. → Read More

Ravens sign safety Chuck Clark to three-year contract extension

Clark, 24, who’s now signed through 2023, was set to hit free agency after next season. → Read More

The Ravens have one of the NFL’s top rosters. League rules could still force them to spend heavily this offseason.

The question this offseason is how the Ravens will choose to spend their cash. Here are a few routes. → Read More

After flopping as favorites, Ravens still enter offseason as a popular pick to win Super Bowl LV

The Chiefs opened as 6-1 betting favorites for Super Bowl LV at Caesars Sportsbook. The Ravens are just behind, at 7-1. → Read More

Ravens’ John Harbaugh caps record-breaking season with first NFL Coach of the Year honors

Under 12th-year coach John Harbaugh, the 2019 Ravens became one of the franchise’s most impressive and balanced teams ever. → Read More

Ravens film study: Five takeaways from Lamar Jackson’s MVP-caliber season

Perhaps the most unlikely feat of Lamar Jackson’s 2019 season was that his passing acumen in many ways surpassed his running ability. → Read More

Ravens season superlatives: Honoring Lamar Jackson’s brilliance, Marcus Peters’ celebrations and more

As the Ravens turn their focus to 2020, here’s a set of superlatives to remember this season by. → Read More

Fan dies at Ravens-Titans playoff game at M&T Bank Stadium

A male fan collapsed in the upper deck of M&T Bank Stadium during the Ravens-Tennessee Titans playoff game Saturday night and died, the Ravens said in a statement Sunday. → Read More

As Ravens move on after stunning playoff loss, they look back and ahead: ‘It was fun, man, while it lasted’

Hours after a stunning 28-12 loss to Tennessee on Saturday in the AFC divisional round, Ravens players still couldn’t believe they’d run into a wall. → Read More