OWINGS MILLS Md. — The Baltimore RavensWe reached an agreement regarding running back Mike DavisA source confirmed this on Tuesday.
Davis, 29 years old, adds depth to a Ravens' backfield that was decimated by injuries last year. Baltimore's two top running backs J.K. Dobbins Gus Edwards– They tore their ACLs prior to last season's beginning and are not expected to return to the field before training camp.
Davis was a part time starter last season in his first season with the club. Atlanta FalconsThe rushing total of 503 yards and three touchdowns was accumulated on 138 carries. The Falcons cut DavisOn May 2, $2.5 million will be released from the salary cap.
Before Davis, Ty'Son Williams and Ty'Son Williams were the only two healthy running backs on the Ravens' roster with any experience. Nate McCrary. Baltimore drafted Tyler BadieIn the sixth round of this year's Sixth Round, he was the leader in the SEC with 1,604 yards of rushing.
The Ravens' running game was lacking in explosiveness last season when Edwards and Dobbins were replaced. Latavius Murray Devonta Freeman. Baltimore's running backs ran for 1,353 yards, ranking 24th in the NFL.
Ravens have the best record of running the ball than any other team. Since Lamar JacksonBaltimore's starting quarterback was replaced mid-season 2018. Baltimore averaged 34.7 rushing attempts per week, which is an NFL-best.