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C.J. Mosley Signs 4-Year, $8.9M Deal With Baltimore Ravens
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C.J. Mosley Signs 4-Year, $8.9M Deal With Baltimore Ravens

May 27 2014, 7:03pm CDT | by

Rookie inside linebacker C.J. Mosley signed a four-year, $8.878 million contract with the Baltimore Ravens on May 27.

Rookie inside linebacker C.J. Mosley signed a four-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens on May 27.According to Ryan Mink of the Ravens' official website, Mosley's deal is worth $8.878 million with...

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C.J. Mosley Signs 4-Year, $8.9M Deal With Baltimore Ravens

May 27 2014, 7:03pm CDT | by

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Rookie inside linebacker C.J. Mosley signed a four-year, $8.878 million contract with the Baltimore Ravens on May 27.

Rookie inside linebacker C.J. Mosley signed a four-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens on May 27.

According to Ryan Mink of the Ravens' official website, Mosley's deal is worth $8.878 million with a $4.711 million signing bonus:

"Inside linebacker C.J. Mosley is officially, officially, a Raven.

"The first-round pick has inked his rookie contract. It's a four-year deal with a club option for a fifth season, the same as every first-round pick.

"The team does not release salary figures. According to the collective bargaining agrement (CBA) that slots rookie salaries by their draft position, Mosley is signed for $8.878 million with a signing bonus of $4.711 million.

"Mosley is the first AFC North first-round pick to be signed. He'll be on the field at the start of this week's organized team activities. Because of the new CBA that froze rookie salaries, long negotations and holdouts are a thing of the past.

"With Mosley's signing, the Ravens now have just one rookie left to get under contract. Third-round safety Terrence Brooks has not yet signed, which could be partly because he was away from the team for the birth of his and his fiancee's baby.

"Mosley is the Ravens' highest draft pick since defensive tackle Haloti Ngata (No. 12 overall) in 2006. He's only 21 years old, so there's plenty of football left in Mosley's future.

"Mosley was named college football's top inside linebacker last year as the winner of the Dick Butkus Award. He was in the middle of an Alabama defense that secured back-to-back championships in 2011 and 2012.

"Pundits widely expected Mosley to become an immediate starter this season. He'll compte with last year's second-round pick, Arthur Brown, for the spot next to veteran Daryl Smith."  

Ravens head coach John Harbaugh told Mink that Mosley's development and knowledge of the game is impressive.

"Probably the first impression is that he seems very comfortable in a defense. He understands the game very well. So, he's really been well-coached, obviously, down (at Alabama).

"It's not like he doesn't know what gap he is fitting in. It's not like he doesnt' know what adjustment to make. That's a long way ahead for a rookie. Plus, he is athletic, and he moves around very well."

With Mosley officially on board, ESPN's Jamison Hensley reports Baltimore has now signed a total of eight draft picks:  

-- ILB C.J. Mosley: four years, $8.878 million with $4.711 signing bonus

-- DT Timmy Jernigan: four years, $4.382 million with $1.507 million signing bonus

-- TE Crockett Gillmore: four years, $2.906 million with $606,376 signing bonus

-- DT Brent Urban: four years, $2.52 million with $300,584 signing bonus

-- RB Lorenzo Taliaferro: four years, $2.52 million with $300,584 signing bonus

-- G-C John Urschel: four years, $2.364 million with $144,560 signing bonus

-- QB Keith Wenning: four years, $2.324 million with $104,072 signing bonus

-- WR Michael Campanaro: four years, $2.287 million with $67,500 signing bonus

 

 
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6 weeks ago

Lions’ tackle Mosley returns from suspension

Nov 3 2014 6:23pm CST | Source: Sportsnet.ca

ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Detroit Lions defensive tackle C.J. Mosley is back from his suspension, and he isn’t saying much about it. Mosley was sent home from the team’s trip to London and suspended for Detroit’s game against Atlanta on Oct. 26 for an unspecified violation of team rules. The Lions have activated him off the reserve-suspended by club list, and he made a statement Monday. "I’m not going to speculate on any of the details of t ...
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6 weeks ago

Lions’ tackle Mosley returns from suspension

Nov 3 2014 6:23pm CST | Source: Sportsnet.ca

ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Detroit Lions defensive tackle C.J. Mosley is back from his suspension, and he isn’t saying much about it. Mosley was sent home from the team’s trip to London and suspended for Detroit’s game against Atlanta on Oct. 26 for an unspecified violation of team rules. The Lions have activated him off the reserve-suspended by club list, and he made a statement Monday apologizing to hi ...
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6 weeks ago

Lions’ tackle Mosley returns from suspension

Nov 3 2014 6:23pm CST | Source: Sportsnet.ca

ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Detroit Lions defensive tackle C.J. Mosley is back from his suspension, and he isn’t saying much about it. Mosley was sent home from the team’s trip to London and suspended for Detroit’s game against Atlanta on Oct. 26 for an unspecified violation of team rules. The Lions have activated him off the reserve-suspended by club list, and he made a statement Monday apo ...
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6 weeks ago

Lions’ tackle Mosley returns from suspension

Nov 3 2014 6:23pm CST | Source: Sportsnet.ca

ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Detroit Lions defensive tackle C.J. Mosley is back from his suspension, and he isn’t saying much about it. Mosley was sent home from the team’s trip to London and suspended for Detroit’s game against Atlanta on Oct. 26 for an unspecified violation of team rules. The Lions have activated him off the reserve-suspended by club list, and he made a statement Monday apologizing to his teammates, his family and fans. ...
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6 weeks ago

Lions’ tackle Mosley returns from suspension

Nov 3 2014 6:23pm CST | Source: Sportsnet.ca

ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Detroit Lions defensive tackle C.J. Mosley is back from his suspension, and he isn’t saying much about it. Mosley was sent home from the team’s trip to London and suspended for Detroit’s game against Atlanta on Oct. 26 for an unspecified violation of team rules. The Lions have activated him off the reserve-suspended by club list, and he made a statement Monday apologizing to his teamma ...
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6 weeks ago

Lions’ tackle Mosley returns from suspension

Nov 3 2014 6:23pm CST | Source: Sportsnet.ca

ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Detroit Lions defensive tackle C.J. Mosley is back from his suspension, and he isn’t saying much about it. Mosley was sent home from the team’s trip to London and suspended for Detroit’s game against Atlanta on Oct. 26 for an unspecified violation of team rules. The Lions have activated him off the reserve-suspended by club list, and he made a statement Monday. "I’m not going to speculate on any of the details of the situation I was i ...
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6 weeks ago

Lions’ tackle Mosley returns from suspension

Nov 3 2014 6:23pm CST | Source: Sportsnet.ca

ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Detroit Lions defensive tackle C.J. Mosley is back from his suspension, and he isn’t saying much about it. Mosley was sent home from the team’s trip to London and suspended for Detroit’s game against Atlanta on Oct. 26 for an unspecified violation of team rules. The Lions have activated him off the reserve-suspended by club list, and he made a statement Monday. "I’m not going to speculate on any of the details of the situati ...
Source: Sportsnet.ca   Full article at: Sportsnet.ca
 

 
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6 weeks ago

Lions’ tackle Mosley returns from suspension

Nov 3 2014 6:23pm CST | Source: Sportsnet.ca

ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Detroit Lions defensive tackle C.J. Mosley is back from his suspension, and he isn’t saying much about it. Mosley was sent home from the team’s trip to London and suspended for Detroit’s game against Atlanta on Oct. 26 for an unspecified violation of team rules. The Lions have activated him off the reserve-suspended by club list, and he made a statement Monday apologizing to his teammates, his family and fa ...
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6 weeks ago

Lions bring back Andre Fluellen

Nov 3 2014 1:11pm CST | Source: ProFootballTalk

The Lions ended defensive tackle C.J. Mosley’s suspension on Monday, but they still felt the need for more depth at defensive tackle with Nick Fairley out of the lineup for a while because of a knee injury. Tim Twentyman of the team’s website announced that the team has signed defensive tackle Andre Fluellen ...
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6 weeks ago

Lions end C.J. Mosley’s suspension early

Nov 3 2014 12:32pm CST | Source: ProFootballTalk

Nine days after announcing that defensive tackle C.J. Mosley was suspended for two weeks, the Lions have announced that Mosley is back with the team. The Lions gave no reason for ending Mosley’s suspension early, but it may simply be a matter of necessity: After defensive tackle Nick Fairley was injured last ...
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