The Baltimore Ravens can be releasing or buying and selling professional bowl saftey Earl Thomas in the present day, per Adam Schefter of ESPN.
This stems from a scuffle Thomas was part of in apply when he threw a punch at Ravens saftey Chuck Clark. Thomas then went to Instagram to clarify tensions have been excessive and he was upset on a missed protection, however it ought to have by no means have been that severe.
Thomas signed a 4 12 months cope with the Ravens in 2019 price 55 million and 32 of it was assured. A staff that will commerce for him must willingly tackle that contract and the perspective Thomas appears to have grown. It appears to be like to be extra possible that he’s launched because the Ravens have subsequent to no commerce leverage since they mentioned they’d be releasing him both method. This might simply be the Ravens wanting to speculate the cash elsewhere since Thomas hasn’t lived as much as the worth tag.
John Dorsey was concerned about signing Thomas earlier than final season, fortunately Cleveland was in a position to dodge that bullet. Thomas performed mediocre in opposition to the Browns final season, as many bear in mind him letting up on a Nick Chubb run.
The Dallas Cowboys are the lead favourite to signal Thomas if he’s minimize from his present staff. Dallas has been linked to different star security’s together with Jamal Adams earlier than he was traded, the Cowboys might use some assistance on the again finish. Baltimore has an issue on it’s fingers that ought to be solved in some unspecified time in the future in the present day with Earl Thomas discovering a brand new residence.